Tina Edwin

OPEN TO OPINION

Macro Matters

The writer is a Delhi-based journalist.

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Why do we need an Aadhaar law?

There is a necessity to protect privacy of individuals and prevent misuse of the confidential biometric data collected.

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MONEY

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India is a fast-growing economy, but don’t expect it to sprint

The Economic Survey has given several recommendations on what government needs to do. Hopefully Arun Jaitley is listening.

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Indian Railways is the biggest loser of Suresh Prabhu's Budget

The common man was not disappointed as there was no passenger fare hike.

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MONEY

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Why the Indian Railways suffers

Populism, poor planning and execution of projects have plagued the transporter for years.

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Why smart city mission will only lead to pockets of development

Although focus is largely on transportation, there will be improvement in other amenities too.

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Blame China, US and Saudi Arabia for India’s export crisis

The drop in crude oil prices and devalued Yuan have dealt a big blow to New Delhi's earnings.

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Why India's economic growth remains a worry

Demand for factory made goods will remain subdued due to slow global growth and poor demand from rural areas.

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Why you should hold on to your investment in PSUs

Investors are set to get fat dividends from profitable public sector enterprises in the next few months.

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Why does Modi sarkar want more tax on diesel than petrol?

If the Centre is keen on discouraging diesel cars, it needs to bring parity in the levy on the two fuels.

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Why phone connections may exceed India's population in 2016

4G's launch across the country this year will surely lead to some churn in the telecom market.

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