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India’s Growth Rate To Overtake China in 2016: IMF

India’s Growth Rate To Overtake China in 2016: IMF

  India is expected to grow at 6.5% in 2016 ahead of China, which is likely to grow at only 6.3%, according to a recent report released by the International…

India’s Great Metro-Rail Opportunity

India’s Great Metro-Rail Opportunity

  When you think oil fields, you usually think oil-rigs in the deep sea or a forest of rigs in the desert.   What does not come to mind is…

Indian Cyber Crime Soars 350% in 3 Years

Indian Cyber Crime Soars 350% in 3 Years

  With Internet usage soaring in India, so is cyber crime, but India’s laws do not appear to be adequate to tackle the surge.   In the three years up…

Jobs Decline In India’s Biggest Employment Arena

Jobs Decline In India’s Biggest Employment Arena

  Employment in the informal sector, the biggest provider of jobs in India, has declined 6% from 2004-05, according to government data.   Coming on the heels of a Indiaspend…

Quietly, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu Outrace Gujarat

Quietly, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu Outrace Gujarat

  On the face of it, signing 21,000 MoUs (imagine the paperwork) and capturing Rs. 25,00,0000 crore ($415 billion) of investment intentions is a big deal. The bigger the numbers,…

For First Time, A Seminal Change In India’s Agriculture

For First Time, A Seminal Change In India’s Agriculture

  Boosted by rising demand and better storage & transport, fruits, vegetables, spices are among the new growth areas for Indian agriculture.   For the first time, total horticultural production,…

In Delhi, Congress Loss BJP’s Gain, Not AAP’s

In Delhi, Congress Loss BJP’s Gain, Not AAP’s

  A headline like this usually elicits praise or slander, depending on which camp one belongs to.   So, let’s first get done with the caveats and disclaimers–electoral outcomes are…