The growth in the revenue mop up is also marked by increase in service tax rate which will contribute an additional Rs 20,000 crore to the kitty.
Going against the grain of entrenched pacifism in Japan, Abe is making the case that Tokyo should respond to the rapidly unfolding geopolitical changes in the region.
Shahnaz Anklesaria Aiyar’s passing is a reminder of the fading away of an era
TV news kept its promise to give viewers carpet coverage of the verdict, relegating all else.
PM’s visit to ‘Komagata Maru’ museum highlights the trials of first generation Indian immigrants to Canada.
What is it that we gain from listening to the likes of Abhishek Manu Singhvi (Congress) and Sambit Patra (BJP) discussing Sonia Gandhi’s birthmark?
First, India must clearly articulate its vision of what constitutes a smart city.
Our kings didn’t build systems to mobilise savings or mop up revenues. We haven’t learned from history.
How Europeans and Indians deployed myths regarding ancient Aryans in their various reform and nationalist projects.
The Supreme Court judgment that a Dalit Christian or Muslim who converts to Hinduism will qualify for reservation benefits if his forefathers belonged to a Scheduled Caste amounts to an incentive to ‘ghar wapsi’.
Can our political parties manage their internal affairs democratically, viably?
In television entertainment, it is goodbye Viranis, hello Shuklas and Mathurs.
India needs prudent compromises to achieve its health coverage goals.
Finance Commission initiated shift to greater federalism. But let’s hasten slowly.
This budget makes a radical new promise — policy will pray at the altar of jobs.