Monday, 16 May, 2022
TopicGDP report

Topic: GDP report

Rape is now ‘daily news’ and Rahul Bajaj is ‘not scared’ of Modi-Shah

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Subramanian vs Subramanian: CEA rejects predecessor’s claims of India overestimating growth

Former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian had argued that India’s growth may have been overestimated by 2.5 % points every fiscal between 2011-12 and 2016-17.

Nothing wrong with GDP data showing better growth under UPA, says economist behind report

Economist Sudipto Mundle points out that no one has questioned the numbers, says controversy is political.

On Camera

YourTurn

Ban on wheat export is tyranny. It stops farmers from getting a windfall from higher prices

Modi govt's ‘deal’ for the farmer is: ‘Heads I win, tails you lose’. Just when farmers might receive a decent price, the govt floods the market with imports or bans exports.

Adani forges $10.5-billion deal with Holcim India to buy Ambuja Cement, ACC

Holcim’s sale of its Indian business is expected to close in second half of 2022. Adani Group beat other firms, including JSW Group, to become India's 2nd biggest cement manufacturer.

Defence

Ambassador of France to India Emmanuel Lenain says Paris will work with New Delhi to get over some of the strategic “constraints” it is facing today. | Photo: Pooja Kher | ThePrint

We won’t lecture, but want to boost India’s strategic autonomy, says French ambassador

In an exclusive interview to ThePrint, Emmanuel Lenain, Ambassador of France to India, said the Rafale fighter jet deal, and the Scorpene submarines programme have been outstanding achievements in the bilateral ties.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.
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