S Mohammed Irshad

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is an Assistant Professor at Jamsetji Tata School of Disaster Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

MONEY

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Pumping Rs 2.11 lakh crore into India's banks will not guarantee jobs

The move will end up becoming another burden on the public as the government has limited sources of raising money.

VOICES

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MONEY

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High petrol, diesel prices: Government must find another way to get rich

A government that promotes privatisation has no right to impose higher taxes on products which have linkages with essential commodity prices.

MONEY

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Economic Survey doesn’t admit to cash crunch post demonetisation

It shows the government is not troubled by the noteban, mounting NPAs and poor employment growth.

POLITICS

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Why India is struggling to beat China's growth story

The writing is on the wall: it is not possible to stop Beijing's imports and impossible to impose protectionism on domestic players.

POLITICS

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Disinvestment of Air India: Private sector wanted it, not the government

It is important to see that not all public sector companies are loss-making.

MONEY

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POLITICS

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Whatever good NITI Aayog was created for is yet to show

The latest proposal to tax farmers should have a broader plan to increase their income first.

MONEY

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VOICES

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My response to RSS ideologue on the Indian Muslim as a voter

The binary is the biggest threat to national integration.