Wednesday, July 8, 2020
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Karan Bhasin

Karan Bhasin is a political economist by training and has diversified research interests in the field of economics. He tweets @karanbhasin95.

Latest GDP and growth figure revision is based on robust and rigorous methodology

According to the revised GDP numbers released by the government on Wednesday, India’s economic growth under the previous Congress-led coalition government was slower than estimated earlier and was never in double digits.

Facts, No Fiction: Growth prospects of the Indian Economy

One underlying reason for India’s growth to accelerate are the fact that the economy is now well transitioned from the tectonic shifts it went through due to successive reforms.

Political opportunism on Petrol and Diesel prices: A class act by India’s opposition

With elections just around the corner, it is refreshing to see a government that is looking at the larger economic interest rather than political gains.

The Print uses year old data to predict doomsday for BJP in assembly elections

The article by Shivam Vij in question talks about an economic slowdown that is being projected for the year ahead.

Fact-Check: The Print publishes drivel by a YouTuber running the Statue of Unity down, here is the truth

Sardar wanted to create a strong and modern India, we’ve made considerable progress on that front so isn’t it time that we gave our unsung heroes their due?

Judiciary sets off fireworks of overreach with the judgement on bursting firecrackers

It is about time the Delhi Government takes cognizance of the need to find a solution to the chronic problem of pollution that the citizens face.

Most ‘Marxist thinkers’ use Marx without really understanding his academic legacy

Some of my professors have advocated for the comprehensive view that Marx takes of the society and accept that he is more of a social thinker than an economist.

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Jyoti Basu is the mass murderer India forgot

Please don’t feel bad about speaking ill of the Late Jyoti Basu. If there is another world, be certain that there are (at least) 28,000 voices from the other side backing you up.

Delhi HC lifts gag order against media and victims in #MeToo sexual harassment cases against News Laundry investor Mahesh Murthy

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Maharashtra: Chief Minister sits at home while Leader of Opposition tours the state extensively amid coronavirus outbreak

Despite being most affected state in the coronavirus pandemic, CM Uddhav Thackeray has hardly been on the ground taking control of situation.

The Cabal Strategizes: Tahir Hussain behind Delhi Riots

Tahir Hussain was the one to put the money to sinister use by mobilizing Delhi Riots in February 2020

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