What is a bank moratorium, and when does it come into play?
On November 17, the Centre, acting on the recommendation of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), imposed a moratorium on Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB) for a period of 30 days.
The 94-year-old bank, based in Karur, Tamil Nadu, has
How kala-azar was eliminated from a highly endemic district in Bihar
Kala-azar or visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is a tropical disease characterised by irregular fever, weight loss, anaemia and swelling of the spleen and liver.
It is caused by a protozoan Leishmania parasite and is transmitted
The ‘Time Use Survey’ as an opportunity lost
The all India Time Use Survey, 2019 has just been published by the Government of India.
As a survey that has covered the entire country for the first time, the National Statistical Office needs to be complimented for accomp
India’s no to RCEP could still be a no
Last week, 15 East Asian countries agreed to take their economic integration several notches higher by forging the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the largest free trade agreement (FTA) ever.
In 2019, RCEP members a