Modi Government

Posted on 26 August, 2018 , No Comments admin

The International Monetary Fund holds bilateral discussions with its members usually every year.  On the basis of the consultations with various experts and after analysing the economic data,…

Posted on 27 July, 2018 , No Comments admin

The last week witnessed two significant economic reforms: The GST rate reduction In the pre-GST regime, India had a complicated, inefficient, multiple Indirect tax system where each assessee…

Posted on 21 July, 2018 , No Comments admin

A Vote of No Confidence against the Government is a serious business. It is not an occasion for frivolity. The lead participants in the debate are normally senior…

Posted on 16 July, 2018 , No Comments admin

The country has been watching with keen interest the developments in Karnataka in the past two months.  It is a repeat of what the Congress did to Chaudhary…

Posted on 13 July, 2018 , No Comments admin

The recently released World Bank data reveals that India has now become the sixth largest economy relegating France to the seventh position.  Obviously, on account of disparity in…

Posted on 05 July, 2018 , No Comments admin

The Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court on the 4th of July, 2018 settled the law with regard to allocation of legislative and executive powers between the elected…

Posted on 01 July, 2018 , No Comments admin

It has been one year since the country’s switchover to a new indirect taxation system - the Good and Services Tax. One single tax replaced seventeen taxes and…

Posted on 29 June, 2018 , No Comments admin

The first sixty-seven years after Independence from 1947 to 2014 saw a total number of 3.82 crore assesses filing tax returns.  Obviously, in comparison to total population of…

Posted on 22 June, 2018 , No Comments admin

Human rights are at the core of India’s Parliamentary democracy and Constitution.  As the world’s largest democracy we gave ourselves a Constitution which guaranteed to every citizen the…

Posted on 20 June, 2018 , No Comments admin

Few days ago Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian met me over video conferencing. He informed me that he would like to go back to the United States on…