Growing With New Skills
09 MAR 2018
WEF and global tech cos prepare for an expanding technology market in countries like India... read more
Who Is In Charge Of The World?
14 JUN 2017
As the US falters in global leadership, China and Russia scramble to take charge. Between the three, none is in control right now. For the moment the world seems to be on auto-pilot... read more
Politics Of Policy | Needed, An India Tourism Board
01 MAY 2017
India's fragmented tourism sector needs a unified body to improve the country's reputation as an experiential destination... read more
Politics Of Policy | Globalisation Is Killing Globalisation
24 JAN 2017
At World Economic Forum's annual summit in Davos, it was evident that business and political leaders will have to scramble to save globalisation from itself... read more
Politics Of Policy | Competitive But Jobless
10 OCT 2016
As India climbs on World Economic Forum's competitiveness ranking, it must focus on the growing crisis in unemployment... read more
United Africa, Crumbling Europe
25 JUL 2016
The recent launch of an African Passport can unite the continent and boost its growth at a time the rest of the world is getting messier... read more
Politics Of Policy | Salsa With Latin America
21 JUN 2016
Venezuela and Brazil crises are dominating headlines, but reforms in countries like Colombia and Cuba are infusing improved positivity about Latin America... read more
Politics Of Policy | Choose Your Growth
21 MAY 2016
As the world debates growth, countries are realizing that everyone has to follow a different path. A monochromatic view on growth makes it ugly for everyone... read more
Politics Of Policy | Saving Markets From Marketmen
30 APR 2016
Indian markets remain stunted because some players are exploiting exchanges for money laundering and tax evasion... read more
Politics Of Policy | Cleaning Sports Globally
23 APR 2016
After the FIFA scandal, a new global initiative promises to clean up sports. Emerging markets like India and China will be impacted too... read more
Politics Of Policy | Default In Markets
19 MAR 2016
The alignment between Finance Ministry, RBI and SEBI on willful default means that crooked brokers in the markets will face tough action by regulators...
Politics Of Policy | A Demand For Demand
29 FEB 2016
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is banking on growth but there is not a lot of optimism about reviving consumer demand...
Politics Of Policy | An Effort For Efficiency
25 FEB 2016
Forget the debate on passenger fares. Minister Suresh Prabhu is trying to transform Indian Railways into an efficient, effective and exciting organisation...
Politics Of Policy | Rein In The Gunslingers
17 FEB 2016
The efficient effort on Make in India is being undermined by arbitrary decisions by government that threatens the autonomy of private enterprises...
Harnessing A Revolution
21 JAN 2016
Humans will have to think faster than machines to efficiently harness the fourth industrial revolution that's already upon us...
Davos Diary | Ready For A New World?
19 JAN 2016
Of the revolutions that the world will experience, some will be sharp, some short and some deep. Some revolutions will begin this year, some will peter out and some will gain momentum... ...
Politics Of Policy | For Passion, Not Profit
06 JAN 2016
Innovation and enterprise in India is being led by the young and the daring. As large organizations struggle to transform, young entrepreneurs will lead the way in being smart and responsible...
Politics Of Policy | Creating Credit Worthiness
18 DEC 2015
Bringing 800 million Indians in the financial mainstream should not be just about bank accounts, it has to be about creating credit worthy borrowers... read more
Politics Of Policy | Free, Fair, Fame, Defame
17 NOV 2015
As it grows at an even rapid pace, social media must encourage competition and discourage abuse of its platforms. A tale of two incidents, says Pranjal Sharma... read more
08 JUN 2015
Size and questions around it infuse most aspects of our lives. Is the company large? Is the paycheck small? Is the airplane seat spacious? Is the personality large?... read more
Why Manmohan Singh Is Guilty
16 MAR 2015
Forget the names and consider this situation. A committee in the coal ministry decides to allocate blocks to a couple of state-run companies. Meanwhile, a prominent private industrial group... read more
Fixing The Foundation
10 MAR 2015
In both the budgets announced by the NDA government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the key theme appears to be of fixing the foundations of the economy... read more
Not Just A Club
12 FEB 2015
The Annual Summit of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos is often pilloried for being a club of the super rich who don’t care about the rest. The rich and powerful meet to network, renew... read more
Davos Diary: Gearing
Up Against Graft
05 FEB 2015
The anti corruption activity of WEF continues to grow stronger. The Partnering Against Corruption Initiative (PACI) of WEF is expanding the list of global CEOs who... read more