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The Indian economy needs a reboot

4 min read . 07 Nov 2012
With Internet penetration expected to grow three fold in the next three years, this could be the age of digital renaissance for city governments in India. Photo: iStockphoto<br />

India needs smarter cities

4 min read . 28 Oct 2012
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Changing times in the US and China

4 min read . 25 Oct 2012
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Orderly email

5 min read . 19 Oct 2012
This month marks the 50th anniversary of China’s attack on India. Photo: Getty Images<br />

A war China won only to lose

4 min read . 17 Oct 2012
The neglect of census towns shows glaring gaps in our understanding of how the Indian economy works. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

An ignored boom in India

4 min read . 07 Oct 2012
In the Chinese World Atlas published under Mao Zedong in 1960, the Senkaku Islands (in the photo) were treated as part of Okinawa, Japan. Photo: AFP<br /> (AFP)

East Asia’s patriots and populists

4 min read . 01 Oct 2012
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Reforms: the view from London

4 min read . 30 Sep 2012
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India’s feet and minds

4 min read . 23 Sep 2012
Even as the national grid failed, many factories, offices and shops hummed with activity, powered by back-up diesel generators.<br />

The path to a blackout free India

4 min read . 19 Sep 2012
An audit would also reveal more details about financial-market interventions like those in 2008, when the Fed purchased mortgage securities from Bear Stearns and AIG. Photo: Larry Downing/Reuters<br />

Auditing the Fed’s performance

3 min read . 17 Sep 2012
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Fiddling with fire across the globe

4 min read . 17 Sep 2012
Optimists are already saying that rural India is not only shining, but also is the new driver of growth for the Indian economy. Photo: Deepak Gupta/HT<br />

Is rural India really ‘shining’?

4 min read . 13 Sep 2012
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Varied thoughts on the exchange rate

4 min read . 13 Sep 2012
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Local courts and foreign investors

4 min read . 10 Sep 2012
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Local courts and foreign investors

3 min read . 10 Sep 2012
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The heart of the US election

4 min read . 09 Sep 2012
<br />Photo: Vivek Prakash/Reuters<br />

Sachin, media, and the dying light

4 min read . 06 Sep 2012