Jaiveer Shergill

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a Supreme Court advocate.

POLITICS

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Demonetisation has hit jobs, paralysed growth

The shock therapy we are witnessing without structural transformations can dent employment creation in the long run.

POLITICS

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SAARC needs to look beyond India and Pakistan to succeed

Despite common problems, the policies adopted by the members are contradictory to one another.

POLITICS

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To end this crisis, India needs to engage with Kashmiri youth

The polarised discourse and flip-flop regarding talks with Pakistan provided oxygen to the separatists to fuel the situation for the worse.

POLITICS

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Shame on Modi sarkar for abusing Rohith Vemula's death

Why can't we have a world where people are known for their talent, their minds and not surnames?

POLITICS

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Why Parliament should gracefully accept the NJAC verdict

The Supreme Court has given an unambiguous signal that independence of judiciary cannot be compromised.

POLITICS

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India needs to play a bigger role in Afghanistan

The government should craft a futuristic policy and execute it strategically.

POLITICS

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Teaching skills won't help India get jobs, Mr Modi

The country's workforce is among the least skilled – only 3.5 per cent possess some or the other skills.

POLITICS

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How Digital India can save itself from doom

The success of the project depends on taking e-governance to all citizens and to bring the government closer to people.

POLITICS

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We mustn't allow Modi to scrap the Planning Commission

With the BJP in power, Nehru's economic legacy is being dismantled.

POLITICS

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Drugs are killing Punjab

There was a time the state was prosperous. Now it's sitting on a time bomb.