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Fix the GST

The tax requires a complete overhaul – and both the Centre and the states need to work together and make some concessions. The Central Government’s decision to borrow Rs 1.1 lakh crore and then pass it on to states to...

Reach out to the states

The Union Government can hope to revive the economy and implement its reforms if it mends its relationship with the states The extent of the economic mess India finds itself in is hardly a secret. The most stringent...

The GST collections brouhaha

The spat between the union government and the states is obscuring the real questions – what are the implications of the shortfall on the stimulus measures and how will Corona affect projections for the future. Disputes...

English vs Mother Tongue

The proposal to teach only in mother tongue or regional language till Class 5 ignores the problems on the ground The Union Cabinet has cleared the New Education Policy (NEP) and while it talks of a number of reforms...