India to be the third largest economy by 2031: Report
According to a BofA Securities report, the Covid-19 shock could delay India touching the GDP of Japan by three years. In their latest estimates, it will now happen by 2031 if the economy grows at 9%.
Don’t be a follower, be a leader: PM Modi to startups
The Prime Minister, while addressing the Nasscom virtual summit, urged Indian startup founders to think beyond valuations and exit strategies, and focus instead on creating institutions.
Budget 2021: The FM hits a six with big growth push
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget 2021 seizes the moment and unleashes a slew of measures to get the growth momentum back. This Budget is her boldest yet.
Eco Survey 2020-21: Hope and an Atmanirbhar push
The survey sees GDP contraction at 7.7% for FY21, but says a V-shaped recovery is visible. Consequently, FY22 growth is pegged at 11%.
Indian mutual funds set for bumper growth
According to CRISIL Research, the Indian mutual fund industry’s assets under management can touch the ₹50 lakh crore mark by March 2025, and multiple triggers will aid this massive growth.
Narendra Modi’s toughest test
Editor’s letter from the May 2020 edition.
Markets end in the red after good start
Day after the lockdown extension announcement, markets remained in positive territory for majority of the day before global cues pushed them to close in the red.
INDIA EXTENDS LOCKDOWN TILL MAY 3
Partial relaxations likely after April 20 in areas which show success in tackling the spread of the virus, says PM; detailed guidelines tomorrow.
TV broadcasters slam suggestion to ban govt ads
If Sonia Gandhi’s suggested austerity measure is implemented, it will leave the country’s media sector, which was already dealing with a slowdown, in a precarious position.
RBI measures fail to cheer markets
Both the benchmark indices closed flat after huge rallies in three consecutive days; they ended the week with over 20% gains from the week’s lows.