Jul 29, 2021 03:29 PM IST
India needs to cleanse itself of the socialist brainwash over the decades and step into the freedom of personal choice in regulated markets with little scope of rent-seeking by the powers that be
- Jul 27, 2021 04:32 PM IST
In 1991, Manmohan Singh spoke of the need to increase the efficiency and international competitiveness of industrial production of domestic entities, as did his successors, but there was little government support that was crucial for realising this objective
- Jul 23, 2021 07:20 PM IST
Singh, who as finance minister presented the 1991 budget, said that in the 30 years since, nearly 300 million fellow Indians had been lifted out of poverty and hundreds of millions of new jobs were provided.
- Jun 28, 2021 10:13 AM IST
PV Narasimha Rao’s legacy is obviously in the space of economic reforms which has been hotly debated and will continue to do so as we complete 30 years of reforms in 2021
- Jul 29, 2020 01:09 PM IST
Statements by Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in praise of Narasimha Rao do not give the impression of a change of heart. It’s more like water off a duck’s back
- Dec 05, 2019 02:44 PM IST
When he was prime minister, Manmohan Singh had apologised to members of Parliament as well as the entire nation for the riots
- Jan 30, 2018 02:12 PM IST
Despite stiff resistance, the government and Singh took a brave step to go ahead with the reforms; the benefits of which are still being reaped by the Indian economy.
- May 27, 2016 08:30 AM IST
The swearing-in ceremony would be open to the common people. Elaborate security arrangements were made to prevent any untoward incident.