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Commentary

Commentary

​ Sri Lanka is on the verge of becoming a poster child of International Monetary Fund (IMF) reforms. The country’s inflation has dipped to a single digit after two years, being one of the highest in....

The catastrophic train accident at Balasore has raised serious questions on the quality of rail infrastructure in India. The accident caused 290 deaths and the number of injured exceeded a thousand....

There is a growing recognition of the importance of innovation and efficiency in economic growth and development (Schumpeter 1934). Innovation is widely acknowledged as a critical driver of economic....

Recent incidents of excess deaths in various large public hospitals across Maharashtra—including in Nanded, Aurangabad, Thane, and Nagpur have been widely reported by the media. (Wire Staff 2023....

Recent incidents of excess deaths in various large public hospitals across Maharashtra—including in Nanded, Aurangabad, Thane, and Nagpur have been widely reported by the media. (Wire Staff 2023....

The aspirations to be governed under the Sixth Schedule of the Indian Constitution in order to have more autonomy for protecting tribal identities, rights over resources, preserving ecological balance....

Sri Lanka is on the verge of becoming a poster child of International Monetary Fund (IMF) reforms. The country’s inflation has dipped to a single digit after two years, being one of the highest in the....

An important case concerning some of the most marginalised citizens of our country is due to be heard in the coming days. On 11 July, the Supreme Court of India is supposed to hear a bunch of....

Uttar Pradesh (UP) is third among the Indian states after Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, allowed by the Supreme Court, to reserve seats for backward classes in urban local body (ULB) elections under....

The unholy nexus between the political class and the business persons is called crony capitalism. It is an indicator of the overall health of an economic system and the nature of the governance. In....

The disqualification of Rahul Gandhi from Parliament has largely been presented as a story of three speeches and a court order, beginning with his “Modi surname” speech in an election rally in Kolar....

Pradesh, it is 43 per cent. Thus Andhra Pradesh has a bad record of child marriages of girls: 63 per cent in rural areas and 43 per cent in urban areas (both figures are Ashish Bose higher than the....

CLIMATE CHANGE Oil and Climate Change: Voices from the South Joan Martinez-Alier, Leah Temper Peak oil refers to the maximum output produced annually in the world, after which time extraction will....

misnomer. The commission is no national commission. Its so-called Report to the Nation is only a series of letters written by in Higher Education its chairman to the prime minister. The contents of....

CLIMATE CHANGE he Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) recently released its Fourth Assessment Report and the United Nations published its Human Development Report 2007. Both these reports....