Author Archives: Virendra Kapoor

Virendra Kapoor, a freelance columnist and commentator on current affairs, is a former editor of Free Press Journal, Mumbai. He was also a senior editor of Indian Express, Delhi.

Narendra Modi should not take time delivering change

The first big challenge for the Modi Sarkar is the food price-line in particular and the economy in general.

The absence of any showy, big-ticket decision in the first few weeks of the Modi Government should not be construed as its lack of new ideas or of policy poverty. No. The very fact that Modi has set a scorching pace of work for his Ministers and the officialdom is proof enough that his top priority is to tone up the foremost tools of administration without which good governance will be hard to deliver.