Friday, 28 January, 2022

Remya Nair

Remya Nair
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Remya Nair works as a Senior Associate Editor with ThePrint writing on political economy. She has a post-graduate degree in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics. Remya has over ten years of experience as a journalist covering the economy and financial sector across the two cities of Mumbai and Delhi. She has previously worked with two business newspapers, BusinessLine and Mint, where she wrote extensively on government's economic policies, the central bank and macroeconomic data sets.

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Covid isn’t behind us, but the world’s next big health emergency is already here

Covid has led to 5.6 million deaths, but antimicrobial resistance is likely to log 10 million deaths annually by 2050. Its treatment has led to antibiotics' overuse, which has spiked drug resistance.
A file photo of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman | ANI photo

What is Modi govt’s ‘bad bank’ that will buy Rs 2 lakh crore debt, free up lending

National Asset Reconstruction Co. Ltd (NARCL) is awaiting RBI’s nod. It aims to free up bank resources for lending to productive sectors of the economy.

Defence

Representational image of Union finance ministry | ANI

Defence fund to state grants, Modi govt may ignore some ideas of NK Singh finance commission

Current constraints, including a 9.5% fiscal deficit, make it tough for the Modi govt to give states more sectoral funds beyond the 41% share recommended by the 15th Finance Commission.

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.
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