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Please do the needful

4 min read . 28 Dec 2012
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint<br /> (Jayachandran/Mint)

Free markets, free speech

3 min read . 07 Dec 2012
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FDI in retail is a great opportunity

2 min read . 08 Jun 2012
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An economy unprepared for a crisis

4 min read . 08 Jun 2012
<br />Shyamlal Banerjee<br />

An Argentine guide to Greek crisis

4 min read . 08 Jun 2012
<br />Old-time recipes: Enjoy freshly baked rolls with bhaji<br />

A very Scottish &#8216;pav&#8217;

2 min read . 11 May 2012
<br />The right to education law will change the lives of millions of poor families, whose children will now attend schools they have had no access to. Mint<br />

Transformation for the better

6 min read . 26 Apr 2012
<br />Logic in funding: It might be a better idea to support NGOs such as the Bharti Foundation that work in the field of education. Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Philosophically distant from reality

4 min read . 20 Apr 2012
<br />An important factor dominating the system is the increase in structural liquidity deficit. Mint<br />

Focus on the term structure of rates

2 min read . 17 Apr 2012
<br />Manufacturing as well as core WPI-based inflation trended lower for the third month in a row in March. Ramesh Pathania/Mint<br />
<br />Despite an improvement in demand, power cuts, etc., limited manufacturers’ ability to take on new business. Hemant Mishra/Mint<br />

A strong signal to cut lending rates

1 min read . 17 Apr 2012
<br />Today’s 50 bps rate cut could well turn out like the pause in December 2010. Mint<br />

Central bank playing with fire

2 min read . 17 Apr 2012
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Environmental vision and profit

4 min read . 16 Apr 2012
<br />Illustration by Jayachandran/Mint<br />

Ed Space | Provoking outrage

2 min read . 30 Mar 2012
<br />Roger Federer’s strokes can seem uncertain at times when he is under pressure. Mark J. Terrill/AP<br />

The beauty of genius in decline

4 min read . 16 Mar 2012