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POLITICS

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Indian Economy, Lok Sabha 2019 polls, Modi government, Demonetisation

Demonetisation: RBI data on banned currency punctures Modi govt's tall claims

India Today cover story looks at the road ahead after demonetisation and the war against black money.

POLITICS

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China, One Belt One Road, Pakistan, Indian Economy

India's sweet spot: Our economy is stable, although financial disasters loom across the world

Multiple economies are facing 'contagion' globally. India is in a stronger position but must watch its fiscal deficit, savings rate and the impact from speculative exits.

VOICES

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MONEY

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Arun Jaitley, Narendra Modi, Demonetsation, GST

Why the current state of the Indian economy suggests it is time to go bearish

Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in 2019, there isn't much to be excited about the state of the economy in the short to medium term.

MONEY

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Indian Economy, IIP, Goods and services tax, GST

One year of GST roll-out: Several hits, few misses

Operational issues faced by assesses are related to IT platforms and the government seems to be serious about fixing the hiccups.

POLITICS

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Indian Economy, Taxpayers, Modi government, Oil prices

How rising oil prices have put Modi government in a bind

India Today cover story looks at the raft of measures that are now being contemplated to reduce the burden on the consumer.

MONEY

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Fiscal deficit, Inflation, Fuel prices, Indian Economy

How an uncertain economy is driving India to a crisis

The high fuel cost is posing a threat to the poor and farmers in the country.

MONEY

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Raghuram Rajan, Ease of doing business rankings, GDP growth, Indian Economy

Why India's growth story is slowing down

Our politicians and bureaucrats regulating industry and the society draw inordinate amount of power from ambiguous rules.

MONEY

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GDP, Demonetisation, Central Statistics Office, Indian Economy

Economic outlook may look good but why India can't take it for granted

We are still far behind both China and the US in absolute terms and constant bank frauds need urgent fixing.

MONEY

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Indian Economy, Finance Ministry, Narendra Modi, Union Budget 2018

What should we expect from the Union budget 2018?

We cannot expect any major changes in terms of the taxation on consumption.