Tuesday, 28 June, 2022

Lucca de Paoli


On Camera


Greensill, Gupta and the fragile tower of money and metal

The collapse of Greensill Capital has cast a shadow over Sanjeev Gupta’s business, which relied heavily on its funding for a spree of acquisitions that saw him spend $6 bn in 5 years.


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

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.