Leaning Left, Walking Right

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rise to power underscores the fact that India has travelled a long way from the days when the Indian National Congress was considered as the only genuinely national party. Although the Congress Raj is well and tru

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Making One Citizen, One Identity, a Reality

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his recent budget speech had assured of providing a statutory backing to the Aadhaar program, that this NDA government plans to use as a means to curtail wasteful expenditure on subsidies and government service delive

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Raghuram Rajan Goes-No Country For Good Men

Raghuram Rajan will not be either getting another term or will not be accepting another term as RBI Governor. India will have to get a new RBI Governor from September 4 when Rajan will return to Chicago University to resume as a tenured professor in

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[Full Text] Raghuram Rajan's Letter to His RBI Colleagues

Dr Raghuram Rajan submitted his regisnation letter on June 18, putting an end to all speculations whether there he would continue as the head of the Reserve Bank India for the second term. Below is the text of his letter: Dear Colleagues, I took

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Modi 3 years: 6 Hits, 3 Flops

Given the multitude of assesments available, I have focussed on the statistics mostly. Our reviews are less important, our agenda is to educate voters. As far as the voters are concerned, multiple surveys indicate a fairly high degree of Satisfactio

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Passing the Buck: The Art of Disguising Misadministration

The Amarnath cave, at an altitude of 12,756 ft in the mountains of Jammu and Kashmir houses the holy Shiva Linga, the pilgrimage to which hundreds of thousands of devotees make each year. Legend has it that here is where Lord Shiva explained the

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