Saturday, 18 November, 2017

ThePrint #OTC

Shekhar Gupta, Ruhi Tewari with Sachin Pilot and Jyotiraditya Scindia on OTC

In Pictures: OTC with Sachin Pilot and Jyotiraditya Scindia

Images from OTC with Sachin Pilot and Jyotiraditya Scindia
Jyotiraditya Scindia said that it was a matter of days before Rahul Gandhi became Congress president

Rahul Gandhi will be Congress president ‘in a matter of days’

Jyotiraditya Scindia said that Rahul Gandhi would take charge of the party soon and there would be a 'reaffirmation' of the party's core beliefs. 
Three people sitting on OTC stage

Economic slowdown is a narrative designed by rivals: Dharmendra Pradhan at OTC

Petroleum minister insists the economy is not in a state of lapse, shoots down the idea of subsidies to keep petrol and diesel prices in check.
ThePrint's Editor-in-chief Shekhar Gupta with Niti Aayog vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar

GST to Air India, the headlines from OTC with Niti Aayog’s Rajiv Kumar

Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar's comments made news on a range of hot button issues – from the slowdown to GST, unemployment to disinvestment in Air India.
Actor Sanjay Dutt says he tried to find humour in the mundaneness of prison life

Indian jails are a university for nurturing criminals: Sanjay Dutt

Actor Sanjay Dutt says Indian prisons and judicial system desperately need reform; backs capital punishment for heinous crimes. Far from being places of reform, Indian prisons are turning into a “university” for grooming criminals, said...
Shivshankar Menon

Don’t worry about Doklam. India-China ties have seen far worse: Shivshankar Menon

Doklam is not as big a crisis as it has been made out to be, said former National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon ThePrint Reporter

India attacked 14 km inside PoK under Vajpayee: Shourie

Former union minister says 10-15 Pakistanis were killed in the raid on post Musharraf had visited 10 days earlier ThePrint Reporter 

Window for India-Pak engagement getting narrower – High Commissioner Basit

At ‘Off The Cuff’, Abdul Basit says Pakistan's stand is that talks need to be separated from terror, reiterates that Hizbul Mujahideen is “freedom fighting organization” ThePrint REPORTER

Our payments bank is more secure than PSU banks — Paytm chief Vijay Shekhar...

India's youngest billionaire spoke in Mumbai about taking on the big banks, Aadhaar, privacy and the NPA debate.

Air India is next on disinvestment list — Niti Aayog’s Amitabh Kant

From Make in India to real estate reforms and relations with China to the controversial anti-corruption law, Niti Ayog CEO Amitabh Kant addressed a wide range of pressing concerns at OTC. ThePrint TEAM
Supreme Court

There are some things even the Supreme Court shouldn’t be allowed to change

SC itself has held that certain features of THE Constitution can’t be amended by Parliament; it should be the same when it comes to its own functioning.
An illustration of Modi wearing a hat

Rating the raters

Gujarat Elections 2017

Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi at 100: Why She Still Rules India

Indira believed in statist, povertarian economics and crush-the-opposition-to-dust “Total Politics”. If both ideas thrive under Modi now, she still rules our minds.
Shoe shop

Talk Point: The regulatory philosophy of NAPA replaces the invisible hand of the market

Anti-profiteering measures enshrined in the GST law round the circle by already providing an institutional mechanism to ensure that the full benefits of reduced tax rates flow through to the consumer.