The writer is vice chairman, Kerala State Planning Board, and former Union cabinet secretary.
S Rau guided a generation through the UPSC exams.
Proposed changes in how UPSC entrants are allotted services misunderstand administration and reform.
Popularity of Sai Baba stems from his message — the convergence of all faiths
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to attend the India-EU Summit, despite last week’s terror attacks, sends a strong message that will resonate across the world.
Going by the statements in Parliament and before the media, the Indian commerce minister seemed satisfied with the outcome.
The government and RBI, apart from industry, need to rediscover their appetite for adventure.
Change is in the air. This is also the time to give Delhi the full-fledged statehood it deserves.
Union government is changing old ways. It is yet to find new equilibrium.
Niti Aayog has its task cut out. It needs to restore credibility of the consultation process
An atmosphere of suspicion demoralises civil servants. We need deeper reform.
Only systemic changes can enable civil servants to be decisive,take risks