There is a very real social and political cost for paying insufficient attention to accessible low-skill manufacturing jobs. Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

In defence of manufacturing

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The latest reading shows that the Shiller PE is 20.13 for India’s benchmark Sensex index. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

Is the BSE Sensex really overvalued?

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Last year on 4 January, a 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit Manipur. Photo: AP

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits Manipur

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A file photo of the devastating April 2015 temblor in the quake-prone Himalayan country.

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Major projects and schemes are announced with great fanfare but usually haphazardly and partially delivered. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint

India’s implementation gap

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