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Commentary

Commentary
Over the last few years, waqf and its associated laws have been the centre of attention in political and legal circles. While these laws are scrutinised on the principles of religious equality and...
Using poll data from the last four Vidhan Sabha elections in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Rajasthan, three findings are distilled in this article. It is noted that the 2018 elections were of...
In the presence of informality, adverse demand shocks have a lower impact on aggregate output and adverse supply shocks have a lower impact on prices as well as output. Both would imply that...
Dhruba Narayan Ghosh, a distinguished citizen of India, passed away on 7 November 2023, in Kolkata, at the age of 95. At the time of independence, in 1947, he was just about 19 years old. The next 75...
Are women less risky in terms of loan repayment as compared with men? Using data on public sector Indian banks, we present evidence to this effect. The key insights emanating from the analysis are...
Three years of the implementation of the National Education Policy 2020 have witnessed several regulations and guidelines by the University Grants Commission regarding changes in the curriculum. It...
Throwing light on the complex and technical negotiations, the key issues under discussion at COP27 that would shape the future international carbon-trading regime are analysed. By allowing for...
Analysing the spatial influence of child marriage across, it has been observed that the neighbouring effects matter in variations in child marriage across the districts. Female schooling and...
The merger of HDFC Limited with its associate, HDFC Bank, has further increased the size of the latter and benefited it from various organisational synergies. At the same time, the nature of the bank...
M S Swaminathan contributed not only to agriculture and rural development in India but also helped other developing countries through his leadership of the International Rice Research Institute and...
The idea of “one nation, one election” has gained considerable attention and debate in the Indian political landscape. This article critically examines the feasibility of implementing simultaneous...
Israeli military actions in the narrow strip of land that is Gaza have deliberately created “human debris” of the people living in it. The significant aspects of the terrible conditions of Gaza are a...
The current spurt of protests by tribal organisations for recognising the Roman script in Tripura is motivated by political churning. While the Bharatiya Janata Party government in the state is...
The rhetoric over “which history” should be taught to school students has always been a contentious issue. The debates generated in the process are understandable and imperative, as what young...
Universal access to safe sanitation by reducing subnational inequality is a huge challenge for a country like India. The union government launched the Swachh Bharat Mission in 2014, intending to end...

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