The Wire article, ‘GST Confusion Results in July Factory Activity Contraction’, originally published by Reuters on August 1, 2017, talks
The Wire report ‘The Truth Behind the Growing Number of India’s ‘Digitally Literate’’, published July 31, 2017, talks about the newly launched scheme Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan (PMGDISHA), one of the largest digital
An opinion piece in The Times of India ‘End perverse incentives for small service providers in GST’, published on July 27, 2017, talks about small service providers operating within a state being
A Hindustan Times report says “PM Modi’s ‘largesse’ for Gujarat floods outrages ‘ignored’ Assam”. There’s also a report by India Today, “Tale of two floods: Assam continues to wave for help while Gujarat gets Rs 500 crore”.
The Forbes opinion piece ‘PM Modi Calls The World To ‘Make In India,’ But The Initiative Fails To Take Off’, published July 24, 2017, votes down the economic initiatives of the last three years, especially in the context of growth figures and
The Business Standard editorial ‘An Avoidable Change’, published July 25, 2017 talks about changing the April-March financial year to the calendar year, which is under consideration. It asserts that there isn’t much to gain from the move, and is an avoidable decision.