Author: NR Bhanumurthy, National Institute of Public Finance and Policy
It shouldn’t really surprise that in the end, after seven long years of deliberation, India decided against joining the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
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Author: Kanti Bajpai, National University of Singapore
Allowing ‘cow protection gangs’ to attack innocent people is eroding basic principles of the Indian constitution.
Manash Firaq Bhattacharjee is the author of “Looking For the Nation: Towards Another Idea of India”.
The BJP lost in three Hindi-speaking states but that does not necessarily mean they will lose the 2019 national vote.
The unexpected defeat of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party in three state elections this year partly reflects the failure of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s national government to deliver on its economic promises. But it also suggests that the country’s main opposition party will be highly competitive in the 2019 general election.
Sanchit Waray, Sasmita Patnaik, Abhishek Jain