Editorials, GS-3, Indian Economy, Uncategorized

Can India beat this slowdown?

Article Link World oil prices are not likely to recover anytime soon, going by market conditions. A further increase in supply, compounding the current glut, and a parallel contraction in demand in the major consuming nations, are likely to keep prices low. The ongoing fall in prices stems largely from simple demand-supply mechanics. Concerns: The… Continue reading Can India beat this slowdown?

Editorials, GS-1, Uncategorized

Cities at crossroads.

Public service delivery improved only in cities where state governments provided an enabling environment for innovation and better governance. Urbanisation is the talk of the town. A number of new initiatives have been launched by the government of India in the last two years, raising the level of ambition of Indian cities — smart cities,… Continue reading Cities at crossroads.