Editorials, GS-2, International Relations, Uncategorized

A dispute that begs resolution (Sir Creek)

Article Link The resolution to the Sir Creek dispute has been considered a low-hanging fruit for sometime now. The demarcation of the 96 km strip of water in the Rann of Kutch marshlands was one of the factors that contributed to the 1965 India-Pakistan war. Pertinently, it is tied to the larger issue of delineating… Continue reading A dispute that begs resolution (Sir Creek)

Editorials, GS-3, Indian Economy, Uncategorized

How reforms killed Indian manufacturing

Article Link Manmohan Singh, the then minister of finance, ended his budget speech of 1991–1992 with a quote from French novelist Victor Hugo: “No power on earth can stop an idea whose time has come.” He then went on to conclude with the declaration: “Let the whole world hear it loud and clear. India is… Continue reading How reforms killed Indian manufacturing