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Today’s Important Editorials 17th May 2017 by IASToppers

New base rate; Free market in agriculture; Malware attack; Equilibrium in the Kashmir Valley; India’s intelligence community; Uberization phenomenon; Gender discrimination; How will GST impact MSMEs? GM mustard; China’s ‘One-Belt-One-Road’ initiative; etc.
By IT's Selection Team
May 17, 2017

Contents

  • A bumper farm crisis
  • Held at ransom
  • New base, new basket
  • ‘We need to find a way around this jingoism’
  • Too many spies spoil the intelligence broth
  • The belt and road to China’s hegemony in Asia
  • The coming disruption in transportation
  • Gender discrimination defines India’s economy
  • How will GST impact MSMEs?
  • GM mustard deserves the green signal
  • Pax Sinica?

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A bumper farm crisis

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A free market in agriculture can be the best antidote to crisis facing our farmers

 

Held at ransom

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The malware attack this weekend must hasten moves towards global rules on cyber threats

 

New base, new basket

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The revised IIP shows India may have been overstating the industrial slowdown in its economy

 

‘We need to find a way around this jingoism’

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The former Northern Army Commander on how equilibrium can be restored in the Kashmir Valley, and why the Army must not be drawn into a polarised discourse

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Too many spies spoil the intelligence broth

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India’s intelligence community is growing but in an ad hoc manner, without any overarching strategy

 

The belt and road to China’s hegemony in Asia

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As an advocate of a multipolar Asia, India cannot afford to play ball with China’s imperial designs

 

The coming disruption in transportation

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The uberization phenomenon is spreading fast in Indian cities, and is already extending to logistics and trucking

 

Gender discrimination defines India’s economy

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Improving the gender balance in labour force participation, entrepreneurship and growth is an important first step for India’s development

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How will GST impact MSMEs?

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A simplified tax structure and unified market will improve operational efficiencies, especially of MSMEs with a wider reach

 

GM mustard deserves the green signal

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Its higher yields can be a game-changer. To allay fears, it can be commercially grown in a few areas and its effects monitored

 

Pax Sinica?

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India must either embrace China’s ‘One-Belt-One-Road’ initiative, or effectively counter it. Ignoring it isn’t an option

 

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