Sanju Verma
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Author is an economist and chief spokesperson for BJP Mumbai.

POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

India's Loh Purush: Home Minister Amit Shah has shown he has Sardar Patel's steeliness and Chanakya's strategic abilities

Given the enormous terrorism threats we face today, we have never needed a fearless thinker and doer like Amit Shah more.

POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

A woman who smashed political patriarchy: Sushma Swaraj blazed through politics with humour, empathy and loyalty

‘A strong woman stands up for herself. A stronger woman stands up for everybody else,’ goes a famous adage. Well, Sushma Swaraj, by all means, was the stronger one.

POLITICS

 |   17-minute read

Who's afraid of Jai Shri Ram? Only the false liberal brigade whose hypocrisy is clearly showing now

For years, Indians faced a powerful narrative of 'backward' Hindutva and 'victim' Muslims, despite contrary facts. The 49 celebrities writing to PM Modi on intolerance show the same hypocrisy.

MONEY

 |   5-minute read

A Towering Modinomics Feat: Why the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code is among Modi 2.0's biggest achievements

Non-performing assets have been the Congress-led UPA regime's worst legacy. The IBC helps undo that festering damage by ensuring institutional lending and corporate rescue frameworks.

SCI-TECH

 |   17-minute read

Let not the vested interests fool you: Chandrayaan-2 launch has not failed, it has only been delayed

They say you can’t have your cake and eat it too — Chandrayaan 2 is the perfect exception to this rule.

POLITICS

 |   9-minute read

Union Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman presented an inclusive, ambitious, growth-oriented budget

Naysayers accusing the Budget of taking baby steps without radical reforms have clearly missed the plot.

MONEY

 |   14-minute read

The Modi Masterstroke: How GST unified India

The Congress sat on the GST for years and did nothing. In contrast, the Modi govt both implemented this path-breaking reform and kept improving it, to benefit the common citizen in multiple ways.

POLITICS

 |   13-minute read

Not saffron but secular: The banning of instant triple talaq is a crucial first step towards Uniform Civil Code

Just like regressive divorce practices, ruled by religious notions, can't be allowed, neither should we accept the lack of a secular Uniform Civil Code, which 'minority appeasers' denied India thus far.

POLITICS

 |   16-minute read

Dear Arvind Subramanian, India’s economic growth rate has not been overestimated. Here is why I am countering you

Revisions in GDP numbers happened regularly, even during Congress-led dispensations. Singling out the Modi govt for a routine revision in line with global best practices is sheer hypocrisy.

MONEY

 |   9-minute read

Indian Economy: Stories of a structural slowdown are farce. Data shows Modinomics is propelling India towards strong growth

Key corporates in the cement, two-wheeler, home loans and consumer goods space are clocking in healthy double-digit growth. Sectors facing a temporary slowdown are hit by global or seasonal factors only.