March 08, 2020 11:35 am
"The strength of India depends upon a perception that there is a broad consensus on what is good policy," says Montek Singh Ahluwalia.
February 20, 2020 5:55 am
Manmohan Singh said on Wednesday the real danger is that credible solutions won’t be found unless the problems are recognised.
February 19, 2020 4:02 am
The economist said instead of managing finances for large economic infrastructure projects, the system of providing guarantee by the state should be considered.
February 17, 2020 12:25 pm
"I was part of the PM's delegation in New York and my brother Sanjeev, who had retired from the IAS, telephoned to say he had written a piece that was very critical of the PM. He had emailed it to me and said he hoped I didn't find it embarrassing," recalls Ahluwalia.
July 25, 2018 6:43 pm
Government think-tank Niti Ayog has in its three-year action agenda 2017-18 to 2019-20 highlighted that it is essential specialists be inducted into the system through lateral entry on fixed term contract, the minister said.
July 07, 2015 1:55 am
The finance minister also expressed puzzlement over why economists have failed to predict crisis. “But there are not many who have been able to do that.
January 05, 2015 3:02 am
Family and friends remembered the life and values of B G Verghese, who passed away last week.
August 14, 2014 12:09 am
The body has been lying defunct following the resignation of Montek Singh Ahluwalia.
June 21, 2014 10:21 am
The BJP’s election manifesto had hinted at a revamp of the agency that is seen as a legacy of India’s socialist past.
May 26, 2014 12:32 am
Ahluwalia said he believes that the Prevention of Corruption Act has provisions which could easily make officials acting in good faith vulnerable to charges of corruption.
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