Indo-US defence ties remain strong despite discord over trade and human rights. New Delhi would do well not to put this to test, says
China is moving to integrate its financial markets with global markets and leverage its economic heft further. Shyam Saran describes
these efforts and asks where this leaves India, “now reduced to gazing angrily at its turbulent navel”.
Our top edit explains
why the government needs to be restrained on collection targets, given the consistent underperformance of the Goods and Services Tax.
The telecom regulator’s decision to extend the inter-connect charge regime is a good one but, the second edit cautions, there is a need to ensure that the market does not get distorted going forward, says
our second edit.
QUOTE OF THE DAY
‘I am protesting non-violently but, look, they are stopping us,”
Historian Ramachandra Guha, who was shown being dragged by three police in TV footage