Thursday, 27 January, 2022

Kartik Goyal


On Camera


Imran Khan, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, in Lahore | Asad Zaidi/Bloomberg

Imran Khan is losing the plot. Someone’s chair is about to be pulled again

There is ‘tamasha’ going on in Pakistan. And Imran Khan is having a visible meltdown, while Nawaz Sharif is bemoaning a dead leopard.
File image of MoS Finance Anurag Thakur, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das | Photo: ANI

Nirmala Sitharaman has done her job. Now, all eyes are on RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Budget 2021 emphasised borrowing & spending to revive growth. This has left the markets looking to the RBI for guidance.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.