The writer, former CEO of an investment bank, is founding trustee, IndiaSpend, India’s first non-profit data journalism initiative.
Had there been a proportional representation of voting in the GST council either as a proportion of the size of a state or by its contribution to the GST revenue pool, Covid products would have been tax free by now.
Scrapping tax treaty with island nation will boost India’s domestic tax reform agenda.
That is, one could either lose every rupee invested or gain multiples of it. One of the recipients of our money was a venture-capital fund that also counts Iconiq Capital as a co-investor.
There is no evidence to suggest that parliamentary behaviour is a consideration for voters — something that is obvious to most elected politicians.
Jayalalithaa returns as chief minister. Going forward, she will need the support of other parties.
Jean Drèze’s question ‘Is Aadhaar voluntary or compulsory?’ is disingenuous.
The conventional wisdom is that the people of TN are yearning for a change from the Dravidian parties.
Before pronouncing that verdict and doling out punishment, weed out the errors and inconsistencies in the EC’s database of voters
Alteration in the electoral landscape had a larger impact on BJP’s UP bypoll performance than its Hindutva campaign.
The impact of social media on electoral outcomes in the Lok Sabha polls was marginal.
Five years on, we need to examine our xenophobic reactions and paranoia of the intrusive state.
Electoral data does not support the argument that the influence of regional parties is waning.