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‘Bringing oil under GST won’t solve problem of rising prices’

DNMUM415982 | 6/12/2018 | Author : Anjul Tomar | WC :1209

POLICY CORRIDOR Principal economic advisor Sanjeev Sanyal expects PSU banks to be on track in a quarter or two

The government is trying to get back on track the country’s banking sector which is under tremendous stress due to a staggering level of bad loans. Sanjeev Sanyal, principal economic advisor to the finance ministry, in conversation with Anjul Tomar, talks about how he expects the public sector banks to be on track in a quarter or two. Sanyal advises the government to clean the banks’ balance-sheets and get them to start lending normally first, rather than jumping to consolidation. And once that happens, the economy will see more growth, he says.
How will the hike in repo rate impact the growth momentum?
Capital becomes more expensive when the central bank increases rates. The government only gave RBI (Reserve bank of India
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Rlys to focus on premium trains in revenue quest
DNMUM416727 | 6/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Sameer Dixit | WC :211

New Delhi: Indian Railways is working on a plan to increase revenue in the passenger segment, which will not involve raising fares. Railways has decided to shift its focus on premium trains and will concentrate only on four categories of trains – Tej
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Six goals for sustainable development
DNMUM416728 | 6/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Nitya Rao and M S Swaminathan | WC :714

The beginning of this year marked the transition from the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  There have to be transparent and reliable indicators to measure sustainability in its various dimensions. Th
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Midsize Samurai
DNMUM416667 | 6/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Jay Patil | WC :931

Japanese major Toyota finally entered the mid-size sedan segment with the Yaris. Rivalling some of the most established cars in the segment, the Yaris has a tough challenge ahead with Maruti, Hyundai and Honda. On paper, the sedan seems t
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Born in the USA
DNMUM416668 | 6/22/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Arun Nadar | WC :651

The Harley-Davidson Low Rider is among the iconic American brand’s most popular motorcycles ever since made it made its debut in the 1970s. Given its straightforward and uncluttered lines, the Low Rider was also preferred by custom motorc
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