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Contradiction in terms?

From: Buisness-standard By Mihir S Sharma Recommended by: business-standard We are now a very angry country. In fact, we’re so angry, so often, about so many different things that it can be hard to keep track.It is therefore no
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Should the world have allowed the 2008 economic crisis to play out?

From: Buisness-standard By Mihir S Sharma Recommended by: business-standard In a few short weeks it will be 10 years since the crash of 2008. By this time 10 years ago, it was already clear that finance — or at least Wall Street
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Improving the GST regime: What India can learn from island nation Singapore

From: Buisness-standard By A K Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard On February 19, 2018, the Singapore government announced that it would raise the rate of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) from 7 per cent to 9 per cent
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Amidst all the hoopla, GST problems remain

From: Buisness-standard By TNC Rajagopalan Recommended by: business-standard Last Sunday, the government celebrated the completion of a year since the Goods and Services Tax (GST) was launched.As expected, there was widespread
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How the world sees India

From: Buisness-standard By Shyam Saran Recommended by: business-standard Recent events in India have damaged the country’s image as a vibrant, plural and successful democracy. This is a setback not only for India but also for
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Modi govt could've done a lot more when crude prices were favourable

From: Buisness-standard By A K Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining, said John F Kennedy in 1962. What the US President had said then to strengthen the American
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What Jaitley's two FB posts tell us about the economy and finance ministry

From: Buisness-standard By A K Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard Last week, Cabinet Minister Arun Jaitley made two significant announcements on social media that instantly became big news. More than their significance
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AI revolution and jobs in India

 We are all in a tizzy about what new-age “artificial intelligence” (AI) systems can do. Does this harm India's hope of large-scale labour-intensive production? The picture is more optimistic than meets the eye. The AI revolution is mere
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It is time for private airlines to rethink their stance on pilot unions

From: Buisness-standard By Anjuli Bhargava Recommended by: business-standard I don’t know how many readers will remember the drama that led to the formation of India’s first private airline pilots union — National Aviators’ Guild
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Is Trump killing the liberal world order?

From: Buisness-standard By Deepak Lal Recommended by: business-standard To read the outpourings of the “great and the good” President Donald Trump is killing the liberal world order.The latest example is an article by the deputy

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