All stories by Ashok Lahiri
Budget: It's important to spend all that money wellRediff.com1 Mar 2016
India is only on the starting block.
Is India forever condemned to live with corruption?Rediff.com1 Jul 2015
Democracy is a necessary but not a sufficient condition for rooting out corruption
Move forward on infrastructure, not backRediff.com5 Mar 2015
Shifting to a PPP model could repeat the errors of the past
How far has India gone on reforms since Narasimha Rao's regimeRediff.com5 Jan 2015
India still has to go a long way to implement reforms in various sectors.
Why West Bengal is lagging behind other statesRediff.com24 Dec 2014
West Bengal was the second-most industrialised state in terms of value added and first in terms of number of factories and employment even in the mid-1960s. With a severe and long process of deindustrialisation, it lost its primacy.