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India must raise public spending, but it may be too much to expect from Budget 2020

India must raise public spending, but it may be too much to expect from Budget 2020

Investing in labour-intensive sectors is more effective than tax cuts.
Like unchecked growth, economic decline too can have environmental fallouts in India

Like unchecked growth, economic decline too can have environmental fallouts in India

There is morbidity caused by pollution, but no money to treat the ailments.
Ramdev’s Patanjali seems to have left behind a brief red patch

Ramdev’s Patanjali seems to have left behind a brief red patch

The firm earned $535 million in April-Sept 2019-20, the highest ever in the first half of any financial year.
Threatened by Walmart, WhatsApp, and UPI, Paytm is trying something new

Threatened by Walmart, WhatsApp, and UPI, Paytm is trying something new

As the competition heats up, India's biggest payment app is throwing cash not only at its core business but also at a wide range of other ventures.
MobiKwik, one of India’s leading fintech firms, would rather be a cockroach than unicorn

MobiKwik, one of India’s leading fintech firms, would rather be a cockroach than unicorn

The Gurugram-based company looks to turn profitable and get listed in two years.
After years of falling, poverty in India may have risen again since GST and demonetisation

After years of falling, poverty in India may have risen again since GST and demonetisation

Consumers are spending less on clothing, rent and even food.
Modi government’s plan to raise debt from overseas is a risky affair

Modi government’s plan to raise debt from overseas is a risky affair

There are risks in the event of a currency volatility.
Ramdev’s Patanjali must move past pricing to win India’s consumer goods war

Ramdev’s Patanjali must move past pricing to win India’s consumer goods war

The FMCG major recently launched toned milk at competitive prices.
Modi inherits a troubled economy—all credit goes to him

Modi inherits a troubled economy—all credit goes to him

Modi 1.0 didn't address structural constraints in the manufacturing and rural sectors.
Mapped: How India voted in 2014 and 2019
Paytm dispels the notion that payments banks can’t be profitable in India

Paytm dispels the notion that payments banks can’t be profitable in India

Paytm Payments Bank has posted a Rs19 crore profit.
What Narendra Modi 2.0 means for India

What Narendra Modi 2.0 means for India

It's both an opportunity and a challenge.