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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Abusaleh Shariff

The writer was membersecretary, Sachar committee  and is with the US-India Policy Institute, Washington DC.

During Trump visit, Delhi must push for FDI, FII investments linked to technology transfer
Mon, Feb 24, 2020

At the very least, India must push for diversified oil imports and higher FDI and FII investments linked with technology transfers. Despite the government’s efforts to enhance foreign investments, new data suggests that FDI flows have slowed down to a trickle — at $8 billion in the last nine months.

How not to educate India
Wed, Jul 24, 2019

Draft National Education Policy ignores role of states, fails to examine role of private sector, undermines importance of English.

Reservation must be based on a rigorous identification of economic backwardness
Sat, May 18, 2019

The EWS reservations could add a desirable dimension to India’s reservation scheme. But this would depend on whether the policy is implemented scrupulously in line with the fundamental constitutional precepts.

Unimportance of triple talaq
Mon, May 29, 2017

A survey shows that it is numerically insignificant. The unusual attention that is being devoted to the practice is politically motivated and a waste of resources

No country for Islamophobia
Tue, Mar 15, 2016

Unlike in the West, India’s syncretic culture has kept the fear of Islam at bay.

Myth of Muslim growth
Wed, Sep 02, 2015

Once again, the debate on census population data on religion misses the point.

Minority, like majority
Tue, May 20, 2014

Muslim deprivation is embedded in broader developmental challenges .

Casting the caste net
Mon, Aug 23, 2010

We must consider the implications of a caste census