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How urban Indian parents are dealing with the coronavirus lockdown

On seeing their folks home, kids think it's a weekend.

India’s organised retailers were struggling with tepid demand—and then came coronavirus

Even if they re-open in April, retail spending may not revive.

Remote work is not an option in India’s huge informal economy

90% of India's workforce is either self-employed or casual labor.
To fix the education system that’s failing its children, India must think of pre-school learning

To fix the education system that’s failing its children, India must think of pre-school learning

Literacy and numeracy do not automatically imply cognitive development.
Internet shutdowns are becoming second-nature to the world’s largest democracy

Internet shutdowns are becoming second-nature to the world’s largest democracy

The government cites law & order, though there's little evidence that such blackouts work.
A European NGO says a global network of fake media outlets set up the EU MPs’ Kashmir visit

A European NGO says a global network of fake media outlets set up the EU MPs’ Kashmir visit

Zombie firms, dormant media outlets, and non-existent entities lobby Indian interests.
This budget, mothers have high hopes from India’s female finance minister

This budget, mothers have high hopes from India’s female finance minister

Affordable education for children is the top priority.
Less than a month into Modi 2.0, a deputy governor of India’s central bank has quit, media reports say

Less than a month into Modi 2.0, a deputy governor of India’s central bank has quit, media reports say

Viral Acharya had differences with governor Shaktikanta Das, media reports say.
The key players who could challenge Modi’s bid for India’s prime ministership

The key players who could challenge Modi’s bid for India’s prime ministership

Many names could emerge if a united opposition challenges BJP.
Rahul Gandhi’s Congress spent Rs6.8 lakh on two tweets

Rahul Gandhi’s Congress spent Rs6.8 lakh on two tweets

When it comes to impressions-per-rupee, the BJP gets more value for money.