Santosh Tiwari

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Corridors of Power: Has Suresh Prabhu junked the Bibek Debroy panel report on Indian Railways?

Two recommendations of the Bibek Debroy panel on reforming the Indian Railways—allowing private firms to run trains and the government taking the burden of the Railways’ social obligations (subsidy on passenger fares)—e

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Opinion: Has Prime Minister Narendra Modi finally killed the Land Acquisition Bill?

What will happen to the NDA’s Land Acquisition Bill after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to avoid re-promulgation of the ordinance that is lapsing today?

Opinion: Has Prime Minister Narendra Modi finally killed the Land Acquisition Bill?

OROP controversy: Narendra Modi govt should let 7th Pay Commission decide best formula

The 4-month extension of the 7th Pay Commission may prove to be a breather for the PM Narendra Modi govt in its efforts to settle the One Rank One Pension (OROP) issue...

OROP controversy: Narendra Modi govt should let 7th Pay Commission decide best formula

Narendra Modi must talk directly to Sonia Gandhi to pass the GST Bill

PM Narendra Modi will have to break his ‘maun vrata’ and lead from the front in breaking the parliamentary logjam if he is serious about pushing reforms

Narendra Modi must talk directly to Sonia Gandhi to pass the GST Bill

Time to refer retro tax cases to the A P Shah panel

There is no reason for delaying a decision on the Shah committee’s no-go for MAT on FIIs, and handing over other legacy tax issues to the panel

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Opinion: Congress can’t stop liberal land laws in the states

Easy land acquisition norms are a must for improving the business environment and the states have to find a way for this to promote growth

Opinion: Congress can’t stop liberal land laws in the states

Plan for World Bank-backed railway fund

With seed capital from the multilateral body, the fund will address repayment concerns of investors

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FE exclusive: World Bank-supported fund in the making for Indian Railways

The fund for Indian Railways with seed capital from the World Bank will address security and repayment concerns of the investors.

indian railways News

Opinion: Delaying private entry in Indian Railways may not be a good idea

The Bibek Debroy panel’s recommendation of allowing the private companies to run passenger trains can’t take off till Indian Railways puts its house in order in terms of ensuring adequate infrastructure, facilities and ma

Indian Railways News

Is Rahul Gandhi killing reforms in India?

Rahul Gandhi’s 'suit-boot ki sarkar' jibe at the NDA government has taken a toll on reforms and he will have to also share the responsibility for derailing changes in the Land Acquisition Law and GST.

Is Rahul Gandhi killing reforms in India?

Opinion: I-T dept should not use info about black money for harassing people

The income tax department is required to keep individual taxpayers’ information confidential at any cost and the Black Money Law provisions should not be seen differently.

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Opinion: Paralysed Parliament may scuttle discussion on critical public interest Bills

The government has listed Consumer Protection and Whistle Blowers Bill, among others, for introduction in Parliament today

Opinion: Paralysed Parliament may scuttle discussion on critical public interest Bills

Corridors of Power: NDA fails in floor management

The government must learn a lesson from the monsoon session and adopt a more practical approach in handling issues in Parliament and outside, if it is serious about pushing reforms to achieve a sustained 8-10% GDP growth

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Opinion: Govt must clarify quickly about MAT on FPIs

Sitting on the A P Shah panel recommendations on MAT will only add to the confusion. FM Arun Jaitley should tell the income tax department to make its position clear without any further delay

Opinion: Govt must clarify quickly about MAT on FPIs

Opinion: Congress win on Land Bill is a loss to economy

Though BJP has backtracked on diluting the consent and social impact clauses in the Central Bill, it must continue pushing the states to liberalise their land acquisition laws.

Opinion: Congress win on Land Bill is a loss to economy

Opinion: Why is the BJP crying foul at the Congress stance on GST Bill?

Let Congress take credit for scuttling implementation of the GST, there is no harm in delaying it for one more year and introduce a refined tax law with better preparation

Opinion: Why is the BJP crying foul at the Congress stance on GST Bill?

Opinion: Banking on the Serious Fraud Investigation Office may be dicey

Parliamentary panel pulls up govt for Serious Fraud Investigation Office not being able to attain the level it is supposed to in handling serious frauds.

Opinion: Banking on the Serious Fraud Investigation Office may be dicey

Lack of reform could kill India’s 10% growth dream

A sustained 8-10% GDP growth will remain a mirage if the NDA government fails to break Parliamentary logjam over reform Bills.

Lack of reform could kill India’s 10% growth dream

Sharad Pawar breakfast may be a death blow to the NDA’s Land Bill

Even before the submission of the report on the Land Bill by the joint parliamentary committee, the breakfast meeting of the NCP chief Sharad Pawar signals PM Narendra Modi now has bigger reasons to worry than its passage in

Sharad Pawar breakfast may be a death blow to the NDA’s Land Bill

Forget direct benefit transfer in fertiliser

If a pilot scheme can’t be started in over two years, the government obviously is not serious about implementing it

Forget direct benefit transfer in fertiliser

Exclusive: Sebi not to give P-Note holders’ details to the taxman

Sebi is against roving inquiry of participatory note holders

SEBI News

Opinion: Clipping RBI Governor’s wing is a dangerous idea

Taking away the veto power of RBI Governor in fixing interest rates would snatch independence of the apex bank in monetary policy decisions

RBI News

Exclusive: GST may finally meet April 1, 2016 deadline

Those in the know about the backroom deliberations point out that the government is trying to accommodate the views of the non-NDA parties as far as possible to find a way out for passing the GST Bill in the Monsoon session o

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Land Acquisition Ordinance lesson for PM Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi will have to muster the support of non-NDA partners over a period of time on Land Bill

Land Acquisition Ordinance lesson for PM Narendra Modi

Joint Parliamentary panel on the Land Bill to submit report by August 3

But Joint Parliamentary panel report unlikely to boost chances of getting the Land bill passed by Parliament.

Joint Parliamentary panel on the Land Bill to submit report by August 3

Corridors of Power: NDA’s Parliamentary track record under threat

Prime minister Narendra Modi must pick his battles carefully now. He needs to avoid contentious legislations like land and GST, and focus on policy measures to support implementation of flagship schemes

Opinion News

India set to gain from the historic Iranian nuclear deal

The global oil prices dropping by more than $1 per barrel following the Iranian nuclear deal with six global powers will improve sentiments in the oil importing countries like India

N-deal News
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