ADVERTISEMENT
ht epaper
  • RBI must justify its decision with unequivocal logic before it embarks upon this enterprise. Otherwise, it will not only compromise its own dignity, but will also be charged with being a dependent banking regulator
    Dec 02, 2020 20:36 IST
    The conflict of interest is apparent. Find other ways to infuse capital into the system ...read more
    Kapil Sibal
    Kapil Sibal
  • The ministry of education will work to develop an equitable system based on the principles of fairness and inclusion
    Dec 02, 2020 20:34 IST
    Teaching in the mother tongue/ regional language will help in building an equitable education system...read more
    Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
    Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
  • The most effective way of stopping ocean pollution is to tackle pollution on land. Shifting to a circular economy will yield enormous benefits
    Dec 02, 2020 20:33 IST
    The development of a sustainable ocean economy is essential for India in its quest to become a $10-trillion economy in the next decade-and-a-half...read more
    Sanjiv Mehta
    Sanjiv Mehta
  • India must have a stronger regime that brings companies such as Facebook and Google under a regulatory framework and treats them for what they are — media companies
    Dec 02, 2020 20:31 IST
    In UK, Facebook has agreed to pay for news content. This must be replicated elsewhere ...read more
  • What emerged was a blatantly gratuitous intervention over an issue Mr Trudeau probably knows little about
    Dec 02, 2020 20:30 IST
    Intervening on a policy or legislative issue within a democracy defies international norms...read more
  • Farmers sitting at Singhu Border to protest the Centre's farm reform laws, New Delhi, December 1, 2020
    Dec 02, 2020 13:06 IST
    Rebuilding trust with farmers is essential for India’s reform process and federal compact...read more
    Yamini Aiyar and Mekhala Krishnamurthy
    Yamini Aiyar and Mekhala Krishnamurthy
  • Covid-19 has exacerbated inequities. People who have had the most capital have had access to better health care at a time when most public utilities have been overwhelmed. People in white collar jobs have been able to quarantine, isolate and earn while working from home, while others have lost pay and employment as their workplaces shut
    Dec 02, 2020 13:09 IST
    Governments and businesses must chart a path out of this pandemic that minimises inequities....read more