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At the G-20 summit in Novemeber RBI will seek a redefinition of the liquidity coverage ratio in view of the existing statutory liquidity ratio requirement of banks. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint<br />

Rules and not standards

4 min read . 28 Oct 2012
Rote memorization doesn’t lead to learning; each child is different and learns her own way. Photo: Praful Gangurde.<br />

Elemental tensions in education

4 min read . 18 Oct 2012
The central bank must continue to move with caution if it has to move at all on the matter of entry of new private banks. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint<br />

Does India need more banks?

4 min read . 16 Oct 2012
The recent policy measures announced by the Union government do not seem to have convinced foreign investors. Photo: AFP<br />

Reform or reaction?

4 min read . 14 Oct 2012
The history of US presidential debates is long and the stuff of legend. Photo: Michael Reynolds/AFP<br />

Debating the merits

4 min read . 07 Oct 2012
US Fed Reserve chief Ben Bernanke is coming to India as part of a US delegation which is expected to meet senior RBI officials. Photo: AFP<br /> (AFP)

Escalating risks ahead

4 min read . 01 Oct 2012
The Reserve Bank of India did well on Monday to respond with just a token cut in the cash reserve ratio to 4.5% from 4.75%. Photo: Mint<br />

FDI ≠ economic reforms

4 min read . 17 Sep 2012
Once you step out of work it seems like a good thing to let go and get on with the rest of your work life. Photo: iStockphoto<br /> (iStockphoto)

It’s just a job

4 min read . 14 Sep 2012
Photo: iStockphoto<br />

All in the moustache

4 min read . 13 Sep 2012
A 9 September photo of Aseem Trivedi in Mumbai. The cartoons for which Trivedi landed in trouble are neither great works of art, nor are they necessarily funny Photo: Vijayananda Gupta/HT)<br />

Aseem Trivedi vs the state

4 min read . 12 Sep 2012
The combination of two key non-elected institutions—CAG and the Supreme Court—has prevented, to an extent, the hollowing of democracy in India. Photo: Satish Kaushik/Mint<br />

The case for salaried caesars

4 min read . 11 Sep 2012
All that is required for the inflation impact to be confirmed is for the US Federal Reserve to join the party hosted by the ECB president. Photo: Ralph Orlowski/Getty Images<br />

Europe’s quixotic plan

4 min read . 10 Sep 2012
<br />All that is required for the inflation impact to be confirmed is for the US Federal Reserve to join the party hosted by the ECB president. Photo: Ralph Orlowski/Getty Images<br />

Europe&#8217;s quixotic plan

3 min read . 10 Sep 2012
A file photo of people at the US embassy in New Delhi. Photo: Manish Swarup/AP<br />

Exit stage right

4 min read . 07 Sep 2012
A file photo of Vinod Khosla, venture capitalist and founder of Khosla Ventures and Sun Microsystems in Washington, DC. Photo: AFP<br /> (AFP)

Will doctors be obsolete?

4 min read . 06 Sep 2012
The starting point of HSTP was the decision of people like Anil Sadgopal (left) to go and live in Hoshangabad. Photo: Mint<br /> (Mint)

Good people, hard places

4 min read . 05 Sep 2012
The careless macroeconomic policies of the second Manmohan Singh government, especially the massive increase in the fiscal deficit, has thus not only been inflationary, but has also put the long-term India story at risk. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

Engine trouble in India

4 min read . 04 Sep 2012
The well in Gangaikondacholisvaram (a Unesco Heritage site) is murky and filled with filthy water. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

A purposeless nation

4 min read . 03 Sep 2012
Photo: iStock <br /> (iStock )

Zoom in, zoom out

4 min read . 30 Aug 2012
A 22 August photo of investors at the Asia Commercial Bank’s securities trading floor in Hanoi, Vietnam. Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP<br />

The warning template

4 min read . 27 Aug 2012