My article on Gauging the Performance of our Civil Servants that appeared in the Deccan Herald dated 26th May 2017

The Civil Services day is celebrated on the 20 and 21st of April and in this year’s celebration, the Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi made an impassioned and articulate speech calling upon the bureaucrats to deliver on the mandate of governance. … Continue reading

My article on the Union Budget 2016 in today’s Deccan Herald

The Union budget of India arouses not only interest but passionate debate across the country.  From Corporate czars to the experts on television shows to the man on the street, everyone likes to comment on the Union Budget.  Each one tends to see it from their own perspective and form opinions that are driven by both objective and subjective analysis.… Continue reading

Measuring the 1st year performance of Mr Modi’s Government*

*This is a longer version of the article that first appeared in today’s Deccan Herald on page 9.  See attachment below

It is now a year since a new Government has been sworn. The hunger for change, the restlessness of the youth and the oratorical skills of Sri Narendra Modi paid electoral dividends for the BJP and today the Government will be measured by how many of their expectations could be reasonably fulfilled. … Continue reading