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General Disinvestment-Related Articles
1. Budget 2018: FinMin could raise disinvestment target to Rs 1 trn BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Jan 2018
2. Can disinvestment raise Rs 1 lakh crore? FORTUNE INDIA 23 Jan 2018
3. Budget 2018: Divestment target may jump in FY19 ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 18 Jan 2018
4. Government may end FY18 with disinvestment worth Rs 90,000 crore TIMES OF INDIA,THE 18 Jan 2018
5. ‘In-principle’ approval for strategic disinvestment of 24 CPSEs GOVERNANCE NOW 09 Jan 2018
6. NITI Aayog used to kill PSUs: Chandy NYOOOZ 09 Jan 2018
7. Centre readies PSUs for stake sale in FY19 BUSINESS LINE 07 Jan 2018
8. Government begins process to sell stake in three firms NEW INDIAN EXPRESS,THE 05 Jan 2018
9. Will the govt increase disinvestment targets for FY19? ZEE BUSINESS 04 Jan 2018
10. Expect first transaction under strategic divestment to happen in current fiscal: Niti Aayog BUSINESS LINE 03 Jan 2018
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Individual PSU Related Articles
1. Union Budget 2018: Foreign Player Has Bid for 49% Assets in Air India, Says Aviation Minister Raju NEWS18 28 Jan 2018
2. Questions over AI’s management rights SUNDAY GUARDIAN,THE 28 Jan 2018
3. Disinvestment: Government may target Rs 1 lakh crore for next fiscal INDIAN EXPRESS 26 Jan 2018
4. ONGC-HPCL deal saves govt from breach of fiscal deficit goals BUSINESS LINE 26 Jan 2018
5. Bharat Dynamics files IPO papers with Sebi MINT 23 Jan 2018
6. Move to sell 10% equity likely to dominate RINL union elections HINDU,THE 23 Jan 2018
7. HPCL should have been sold to private sector: Economists DNA 22 Jan 2018
8. ONGC to borrow Rs35,000 crore to finance government's HPCL divestment DOMAIN-B 22 Jan 2018
9. Flexibility needed if Modi wants to get Air India & its debt off its back: Mohnish Pabrai ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 22 Jan 2018
10. HPCL disinvestment a 'jugglery' of BJP government before Budget, says Congress ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 22 Jan 2018
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Opinions
1. A Selling Story EDITORIAL OUTLOOK 29 Jan 2018
2. ONGC-HPCL Deal Is 12th Such Divestment That Really Isn’t Nikunj Ohri BLOOMBERGQUINT 24 Jan 2018
3. Indian government has good reason to try and sell off Air India. The question is: Will it succeed? Devangshu Datta SCROLL.IN 18 Jan 2018
4. Act boldly to salvage economy EDITORIAL HANS INDIA,THE 15 Jan 2018
5. Freeing up FDI EDITORIAL MINT 12 Jan 2018
6. Work in progress EDITORIAL INDIAN EXPRESS 11 Jan 2018
7. Stunted by controls EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 19 Dec 2017
8. Fiscal deficit: Disinvestment to the rescue as Arun Jaitley says Centre will miss target EDITORIAL FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 21 Nov 2017
9. Bharat 22 ETF oversubscribed 6 times; `12k-cr raised EDITORIAL PIONEER,THE 16 Nov 2017
10. PSU banks: Past imperfect, present tense, future uncertain Tamal Bandyopadhyay MINT 05 Nov 2017
11. Disinvestment blues EDITORIAL BUSINESS STANDARD 28 Sep 2017
12. Get going on promise to privatise Air India EDITORIAL ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 25 Sep 2017
13. Let’s see what you got Milind Deora ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 29 Aug 2017
14. Bank mergers and magical cures EDITORIAL NEW INDIAN EXPRESS,THE 26 Aug 2017
15. Clouded vision Ashwini Phadnis BUSINESS LINE 24 Aug 2017
16. Consolidate and privatise banks Dr K Srinivasa Rao TELANGANA TODAY 23 Aug 2017
17. Air India disinvestment: Are we Learning Lessons in Privatization? Dr. Pallavi Mody BUSINESS TODAY 21 Aug 2017
18. Aviation woes are not just about Air India Ashwini Phadnis BUSINESS LINE 17 Aug 2017
19. Sound economics, good investment: Should you opt for Bharat 22 ETF? Mayuresh Joshi BUSINESS STANDARD 08 Aug 2017
20. Well-packaged EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 08 Aug 2017
21. Can Govt achieve its disinvestment target this year? Pooja Jaiswar ZEE BUSINESS 07 Aug 2017
22. Obsolete Air-India: Why the Government Disinvestment in the Airline was long overdue Gaurav Tyagi NEWSGRAM 05 Aug 2017
23. Other kings to rule Maharaja EDITORIAL MILLENNIUMPOST 20 Jul 2017
24. The Maharaja and its disenchanted people Richa Mishra BUSINESS LINE 19 Jul 2017
25. What is the divestment of Air India all about? Somesh Jha HINDU,THE 15 Jul 2017
26. Better late than never Amrit Pandurangi DECCAN HERALD 09 Jul 2017
27. Air India is a very good asset: Amitabh Kant Shantanu Nandan Sharma ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 09 Jul 2017
28. Privatisation Is Not Reform Kannan Kasturi ECONOMIC & POLITICAL WEEKLY 08 Jul 2017
29. Is Disinvestment of Air India Appropriate? R Venkatesan & Pallavi choudhuri ECONOMIC & POLITICAL WEEKLY 08 Jul 2017
30. 'Maharaja' overthrown Proloy Bagchi MERI NEWS 02 Jul 2017
31. Letting go EDITORIAL INDIAN EXPRESS 01 Jul 2017
32. Why Maharaja – drain on public money – must go A L I Chougule FREE PRESS JOURNAL,THE 27 Jun 2017
33. Time for the great Indian PSU selloff has perhaps arrived. Here are some unmistakable pointers Dhirendra Kumar ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 12 Jun 2017
34. Don’t waste time trying to revive AI EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 08 Jun 2017
35. Let the Maharaja go: Air India disinvestment will erase doubts about NDA government’s will to reform Baijayant 'Jay' Panda TIMES OF INDIA,THE 07 Jun 2017
36. The 'rise' of the public sector Kanika Datta BUSINESS STANDARD 31 May 2017
37. BusinessLine twenty years ago today: Defer divestment in ONGC, OIL: Panel EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 30 May 2017
38. Sure Mr Jaitley, Air India Can Be Sold But You May Have To Pay Someone To Buy It R Jagannathan SWARAJYA 29 May 2017
39. Target Disinvestment: So near and yet so far Mamta Bhardwaj DECCAN HERALD 28 May 2017
40. PSUs stare at pay cuts for not meeting DIPAM performance linked guidelines Prasanta Sahu FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 24 May 2017
41. Air India still on a wing and prayer. Is it time to privatise it? Shishir Asthana MONEY CONTROL 24 May 2017
42. Why Air India cannot remain a national burden on taxpayers anymore S.Misra HINDUSTAN TIMES 22 May 2017
43. This is the right time to privatise Air India Sanjaya Baru ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 22 May 2017
44. Strategic sell-off is de rigueur Bharat Jhunjhunwala HANS INDIA,THE 22 May 2017
45. PSUs disinvestment: A double-edged sword Bharat Jhunjhunwala FREE PRESS JOURNAL,THE 20 May 2017
46. The business of government: Is not running businesses. Government must take a haircut, starting with Air India Ashok Malik TIMES OF INDIA,THE 06 May 2017
47. Narendra Modi’s stealth privatisation: Over 3 years, shares of PSUs in overall market cap down by a fourth EDITORIAL FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 21 Apr 2017
48. Not real disinvestment EDITORIAL BUSINESS STANDARD 04 Apr 2017
49. Disinvestment target: Listing PSUs can fetch government up to Rs 5 tn eventually EDITORIAL FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 22 Feb 2017
50. A mirage called disinvestment Vishwas Dass GOVERNANCE NOW 22 Feb 2017
51. Business Line Twenty Years Ago Today EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 20 Feb 2017
52. Disinvestment target well within reach AARATI KRISHNAN BUSINESS LINE 19 Feb 2017
53. Royal Mess: How Many More Times Will the Govt Bail Air India Out? Shankkar Aiyar QUINT, THE 13 Feb 2017
54. Divestment Target: Strike while the iron is hot Nishanth Vasudevan ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 08 Feb 2017
55. Disinvestment: Markets caps of 5 PSUs have risen Rs 50,000 cr after buyback, says Disinvestment Secretary NK Gupta Prasanta Sahu FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 08 Feb 2017
56. Union Budget 2017: CPSE ETF move cheered by markets; here’s how retail investors benefit Shilpa Kumar FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 08 Feb 2017
57. Budget 2017’s Rs 72,500 Crore Divestment Target A Tough Ask, Says Anil Ahuja Hormaz Fatakia BLOOMBERGQUINT 06 Feb 2017
58. We are not following traditional process on disinvestment, says Neeraj Kumar Gupta Remya Nair MINT 05 Feb 2017
59. Listing of rail companies will result in more funds: Neeraj Gupta, Disinvestment Secretary EDITORIAL ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 03 Feb 2017
60. UNLOCKING VALUE EDITORIAL BUSINESS STANDARD 02 Feb 2017
61. Budget 2017: Divest 100 Government-Owned Units By December 2017, Says CII Harsha Subramaniam BLOOMBERGQUINT 01 Feb 2017
62. Budget 2017: An Integrated Oil PSU Will Create Value For Shareholders, Says Divestment Secretary Nikunj Ohri BLOOMBERGQUINT 01 Feb 2017
63. Divestment target of Rs 70,000 crores very much achievable: Shaktikanta Das, Economic Affairs Secretary EDITORIAL ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 01 Feb 2017
64. Rebooting disinvestment EDITORIAL HINDU,THE 20 Jan 2017
65. BEML Disinvestment: What about the other DPSUs and OFs? Laxman K Behera IDSA 20 Jan 2017
66. All you wanted to know about... CPSE Exchange Traded Fund AARATI KRISHNAN BUSINESS LINE 16 Jan 2017
67. In Charts: Why government may miss disinvestment target this year too Keshav Sunkara VCCIRCLE 12 Jan 2017
68. Loss-Making PSUs: How Modi Government Can Get Rid Of This Remnant Of India’s Socialist Era EDITORIAL SWARAJYA 12 Jan 2017
69. Fly away: PM Modi should divest government stake in Air India as money is needed elsewhere EDITORIAL TIMES OF INDIA,THE 11 Jan 2017
70. Disinvestment sans supply overhang Mohammad Haleem Khan VCCIRCLE 03 Nov 2016
71. Exit lines EDITORIAL INDIAN EXPRESS 31 Oct 2016
72. PSU stake sale: Step in the right direction EDITORIAL ASIAN AGE,THE 30 Oct 2016
73. Strategic sales of PSUs most welcome but sell land separately EDITORIAL ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 28 Oct 2016
74. BusinessLine twenty years ago today: FISE roots for interlinks EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 26 Oct 2016
75. Will 2016-'17 be a record year for Indian selling stakes in public sector units? Anupam Gupta SCROLL.IN 22 Oct 2016
76. Strategic shift EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 03 Oct 2016
77. Strategic sale of PSUs: When will top loss-makers Air India, BSNL find a mention? Sindhu Bhattacharya FIRSTPOST 29 Sep 2016
78. Are We Seeing The Beginning Of A Disinvestment Drive By The Modi Government? EDITORIAL SWARAJYA 28 Sep 2016
79. Land For Reforms OUTLOOK 17 Sep 2016
80. SUUTI to divest its three gems but is it time to invest in them? Sidhartha Shukla MONEY CONTROL 12 Sep 2016
81. Why this could be the best year for divestment Arup Roychoudhury BUSINESS STANDARD 05 Sep 2016
82. Air India: The afterlife of the Maharaja Jasleen Kaur GOVERNANCE NOW 01 Sep 2016
83. Time to raise the stakes Sushma Ramachandran TRIBUNE,THE 26 Jul 2016
84. Strategic disinvestment of PSUs is needed to transfer resources to India’s poor Sanjiv Shankaran TIMES OF INDIA,THE 22 Jul 2016
85. Letters: Are the benefits tangible? Krishan Kalra BUSINESS STANDARD 14 Jul 2016
86. Golden eggs EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 13 Jul 2016
87. Is There Any Point In Trying to Revive Air India Prior To Sell-off? Sindhu Bhattacharya SWARAJYA 12 Jul 2016
88. Government blue-chip sale: Disinvestment next? sujeet.y ASIAN AGE,THE 11 Jul 2016
89. Bleeding PSUs: Why It’s Time To Retire Kerala’s White Elephants Deepthi Mary Mathew SWARAJYA 06 Jul 2016
90. The case for Holdco Manish Sabharwal INDIAN EXPRESS 30 Jun 2016
91. Rahul Khullar: Disinvestment dilemmas Rahul Khullar BUSINESS STANDARD 18 Jun 2016
92. Strategic sales of PSUs back? Here’s what prime minister wants EDITORIAL FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 16 Jun 2016
93. The Air India mess: Is there a way out? EDITORIAL DECCAN CHRONICLE 13 Jun 2016
94. Whither disinvestment? EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 30 May 2016
95. Government plans to try its hand at market timing Dhirendra Kumar ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 23 May 2016
96. It is disinvestment, not privatisation Puja Mehra HINDU,THE 12 May 2016
97. The Changing Role and Remit of PSUs G SRINIVASAN NAVHIND TIMES,THE 10 May 2016
98. India’s public sector wasteland Sandeep Bamzai PIONEER,THE 09 May 2016
99. Divestment: More than just revenue Devika Kher MINT 03 May 2016
100. Share buy back for PSU stocks ; How will it help in divestment process? Yogesh Supekar DALAL STREET INVESTMENT JOURNAL 02 May 2016
101. Unexpectedly, CPSE ETF has proven to be an interesting idea Dhirendra Kumar ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 26 Apr 2016
102. A K Bhattacharya: Questions on strategic disinvestment A K Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 17 Apr 2016
103. Divestment flop show: High time Jaitley stopped ‘jugaad’ and did some soul searching Dinesh Unnikrishnan FIRSTPOST 28 Mar 2016
104. Air India for sale? Abhijit Bhatlekar MINT 24 Mar 2016
105. Privatization is not the panacea Dr PK Agrawal BUREAUCRACY TODAY 16 Mar 2016
106. Amit Tandon: Why listing of PSUs won't be easy Amit Tandon BUSINESS STANDARD 15 Mar 2016
107. Kanika Datta: In light of DIPAM Kanika Datta BUSINESS STANDARD 09 Mar 2016
108. Column: Paving The Way For PSBs Madan Sabnavis BUSINESS WORLD 08 Mar 2016
109. Editorial: Don’t time the market Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 08 Mar 2016
110. The rock-bottom story of disinvestment N Sundaresha Subramanian BUSINESS STANDARD 07 Mar 2016
111. Lower government stake for higher gains Jayachandran MINT 07 Mar 2016
112. We will list more central PSUs to unlock their real value: Neeraj Kumar Gupta Asit Ranjan Mishra MINT 04 Mar 2016
113. Divestment: It’s time to put the more profitable PSUs on the block Radhika Merwin BUSINESS LINE 02 Mar 2016
114. Smart disinvestment EDITORIAL INDIAN EXPRESS 25 Feb 2016
115. Rebooting disinvestment EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 24 Feb 2016
116. Budget 2016: Unveil a mega divestment plan EDITORIAL ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 24 Feb 2016
117. ‘No pressing need’ to go ahead with more PSU stake-sale this fiscal Surabhi BUSINESS LINE 14 Feb 2016
118. Editorial: Divestment panel not vital Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 12 Feb 2016
119. Divestment on regular basis key to meeting target Narendra Nathan ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 11 Feb 2016
120. Will govt recalibrate its divestment ambition or programme? EDITORIAL MONEY CONTROL 08 Feb 2016
121. Stop disinvesting, start privatising J MULRAJ BUSINESS LINE 07 Feb 2016
122. Shedding PSU stake Kshirasagara Balaji Rao, R. Sridhar HINDU,THE 06 Feb 2016
123. Is Govt planning to meet divestment target via the buyback route? EDITORIAL INDIAINFOLINE 28 Jan 2016
124. 25 years of disappointing disinvestment Anupam Gupta BUSINESS STANDARD 28 Jan 2016
125. What after VRS for sick PSUs? Arup Roychoudhury BUSINESS STANDARD 08 Jan 2016
126. A bold disinvestment strategy needed Ajay Chhibber FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 07 Jan 2016
127. Govt has pumped in Rs 22,280 cr of taxpayer money into Air India, but where is the plan to disinvest? Sindhu Bhattacharya FIRSTPOST 09 Dec 2015
128. Why selling 10% stake in Coal India at this point is not a good idea Paranjoy Guha Thakurta and Aditi Roy Ghatak SCROLL.IN 29 Nov 2015
129. Disinvestment in PSUs: Just do it Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 03 Nov 2015
130. Strategic divestment is needed to boost public spending in healthcare and education Sanjiv Shankaran TIMES OF INDIA,THE 03 Nov 2015
131. Editorial: Strategic mistakes EDITORIAL FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 02 Nov 2015
132. The right approach for disinvestment Jayachandran MINT 29 Oct 2015
133. STICK TO TARGETS EDITORIAL FINANCIAL CHRONICLE 28 Oct 2015
134. A K Bhattacharya: Goodbye to privatisation? A K Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Oct 2015
135. Is divestment of stake by promoters a necessary evil? G Chokkalingam DNA 27 Oct 2015
136. How US Fed Gave Indian Govt An Opportunity To Push PSU Disinvestment SUMIT SHARMA BUSINESS WORLD 07 Oct 2015
137. Price of procrastination EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 11 Sep 2015
138. A K Bhattacharya: A forgotten promise? A K BHATTACHARYA BUSINESS STANDARD 06 Sep 2015
139. Costly delay EDITORIAL BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Aug 2015
140. Here's what's wrong with Coal India divestment SHISHIR ASTHANA BUSINESS STANDARD 13 Aug 2015
141. The government needs to spend and disinvest faster: Mythili Bhusnurmath MYTHILI BHUSNURMATH ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 01 Jul 2015
142. Disinvestment hopes slip on stock market volatility C. R. L. NARASIMHAN HINDU,THE 14 Jun 2015
143. Arun Jaitley's disinvestment act is looking better than Pranab's or Chidu's R JAGANNATHAN FIRSTPOST 20 May 2015
144. Disinvestment should not be like a year-end sale EDITORIAL ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 16 May 2015
145. Does NDA's disinvestment policy look awfully similar to the one by UPA? Sandip Sabharwal DNA 13 May 2015
146. Divestment ’15 EDITORIAL FINANCIAL CHRONICLE 27 Apr 2015
147. Retail amount from REC issue more than from Coal India ARADHANA JOHRI MINT 09 Apr 2015
148. Offer-for-sale:Govt should consider closed auction route J.N.GUPTA, PRITHVI HALDEA MINT 11 Mar 2015
149. Retail holds key to PSU stake sale Jaga-nnadham Thunuguntla ASIAN AGE,THE 09 Mar 2015
150. Editorial: Clearing divestment route Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 05 Mar 2015
151. Shankar Acharya sounds word of caution on divestment Shankar Acharya ONMANORAMA 04 Mar 2015
152. Selloff figures impressive this year: Aradhana Johri Aradhana Johri ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 04 Mar 2015
153. We have asked Sebi if secondary trading can be stopped during stake sale: Aradhana Johri Aradhana Johri BUSINESS STANDARD 04 Mar 2015
154. Editorial: Use divestment well Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 13 Feb 2015
155. Coal India success and after Editorial HINDU,THE 05 Feb 2015
156. PSU OFS: Be selective, be safe ASHLEY COUTINHO BUSINESS STANDARD 05 Feb 2015
157. Invest in stakeholding via disinvestment Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 03 Feb 2015
158. Time to end the LIC-propped disinvestment charade: Jaitley is fooling no one R.Jagannathan FIRSTPOST 03 Feb 2015
159. Selling it short P.Vaidyanathan Iyer INDIAN EXPRESS 26 Jan 2015
160. High stakes, ambitious targets Saikat Neogi FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 20 Jan 2015
161. Govt paving way for CIL sell-off? Editorial HANS INDIA,THE 17 Jan 2015
162. Govt needs to change tack to meet divestment target: Haldea Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 16 Jan 2015
163. How to pick a true ratna Meera Siva BUSINESS LINE 11 Jan 2015
164. Psus: Ring Out Old, Ring In New Bharat Jhunjhunwala FREE PRESS JOURNAL,THE 10 Jan 2015
165. Letter from Mumbai: A reform agenda to fast-track divestment Anand Kumar DAWN.COM 29 Dec 2014
166. Rebooting disinvestment EDITORIAL BUSINESS LINE 25 Dec 2014
167. Will Modi Government’s Divestment Plan Turn A Whimper? Preetam Kaushik BUSINESS INSIDER 19 Dec 2014
168. Too much adhocism in disinvestment PRADEEP S. MEHTA BUSINESS LINE 18 Dec 2014
169. Government has done poor job on divestment front: Arvind Sanger Arvind Sanger ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 18 Dec 2014
170. Corridors of Power: Arun Jaitley must revive the Disinvestment Commission Santosh Tiwari FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 18 Dec 2014
171. CPSU ETF: Are the rewards worth the high risk? Alpesh Porwal FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 12 Dec 2014
172. Disinvestment of India's Steel Authority: The fallout Sohrab Darabshaw INVESTING.COM 10 Dec 2014
173. Whither disinvestment? Prithvi Haldea FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 10 Dec 2014
174. PSU reforms essential for disinvestment success Editorial NEW INDIAN EXPRESS,THE 08 Dec 2014
175. SAIL disinvestment: Break free from UPA's fake accounting policies Mr FM R Jagannathan FIRSTPOST 08 Dec 2014
176. Mkt to double in 4yrs, PSU divestments to be a hit: BofA-ML Kaku Nakhate MONEY CONTROL 04 Dec 2014
177. Quite bullish on ONGC and Oil India: TS Anantakrishnan, Religare Portfolio Managers and Advisors T.S.Anantakrishnan ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 04 Dec 2014
178. SURPRISING WHY GOVT HASN'T MOVED ON DIVESTMENT: HALDEA Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 27 Nov 2014
179. Govt needs to move quickly on divestment programme: Gautam Trivedi, Religare Capital Markets Gautam Trivedi ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 26 Nov 2014
180. Divestment delay cost the Modi govt Rs 4,700 crore N.Sundaresha Subramanian BUSINESS STANDARD 24 Nov 2014
181. Privatising PSUs solely to raise funds not a good idea Sanjeev Prasad MONEY GURU INDIA 19 Nov 2014
182. UPA's Rs 3,000-cr hidden gift to Arun Jaitley N. Sundaresha Subramanian BUSINESS STANDARD 17 Nov 2014
183. Dithering investigator Editorial INDIAN EXPRESS 12 Nov 2014
184. Bharat’s other ratnas Ajay Chhibber INDIAN EXPRESS 12 Nov 2014
185. Privatise, don’t disinvest Editorial BUSINESS LINE 10 Nov 2014
186. The disinvestment reality Editorial BUSINESS STANDARD 09 Nov 2014
187. Big push needed for divestment Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 03 Nov 2014
188. Privatising profits Sagnik Dutta FRONTLINE 31 Oct 2014
189. Twin targets Ajoy Ashirwad Mahaprashasta FRONTLINE 31 Oct 2014
190. Divestment: A gift from the government? Shashank Khare MINT 31 Oct 2014
191. Indian private capital has gained most from the public sector Sitaram Yechury FRONTLINE 31 Oct 2014
192. End of debates Venkitesh Ramakrishnan FRONTLINE 31 Oct 2014
193. Strategic tools of selloff Atul Joshi FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 22 Oct 2014
194. Twin hurdles to ONGC share sale R. Suryamurthy TELEGRAPH,THE 13 Oct 2014
195. Deja vu on sell-off Arup Roychoudhury FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 08 Oct 2014
196. Is ONGC ready for disinvestment? Sudheer Pal Singh BUSINESS STANDARD 03 Oct 2014
197. Sell-off time is not now Atul Joshi FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 24 Sep 2014
198. Many dimensions to stake sale in PSUs C.R.L.Narasimhan BUSINESS LINE 22 Sep 2014
199. Is this the way to energise civil servants? Arun Shourie INDIAN EXPRESS 05 Sep 2014
200. Don’t sell family silver, disinvest with care Shshank Saurav FINANCIAL CHRONICLE 06 Aug 2014
201. Disinvestment key to meeting fiscal target: Axis Bank Saugata Bhattacharyya NDTV PROFIT 01 Aug 2014
202. Why Jaitley is threatening to shut down non-performing PSUs Sahil Makkar BUSINESS STANDARD 30 Jul 2014
203. Will the govt hit its stake sale target this time? Vrishti Beniwal BUSINESS STANDARD 28 Jul 2014
204. Govt will be able to push disinvestment through Indraneil Borkakoty BUSINESS STANDARD 23 Jul 2014
205. It's all up to disinvestment Omkar Goswami BUSINESS WORLD 22 Jul 2014
206. Welcome move Editorial DECCAN HERALD 21 Jul 2014
207. Govt should divest PSU stks at 15% discount to CMP Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 16 Jul 2014
208. Prefer retail investors for PSU bank shares G.S.Sandhu MONEY CONTROL 14 Jul 2014
209. The time is ripe for PSU divestment Bhavana Acharya BUSINESS LINE 10 Jul 2014
210. Divestment will be key for this Budget: StanChart Sunil Kaushal MONEY CONTROL 04 Jul 2014
211. Will the govt be able to defy history and carry out massive disinvestment? Krishna Merchant MINT 01 Jul 2014
212. Why divestment needs a reboot Aarati Krishnan BUSINESS LINE 20 Jun 2014
213. PSU DIVESTMENT IS BEST WAY TO BRING MILLIONS OF NEW INVESTORS INTO MARKET: PRITHVI HALDEA, PRIME DATABASE Prithvi Haldea ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 19 Jun 2014
214. Disinvest and transform India Lira Goswami FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 18 Jun 2014
215. Reviving the Indian primary market Prithvi Haldea FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 04 Jun 2014
216. The SUUTI pot of gold Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 30 May 2014
217. Time to start selling Editorial BUSINESS STANDARD 29 May 2014
218. Govt's disinvestment programme shall be back on track Pranav Haldea BUSINESS STANDARD 03 May 2014
219. Disinvestment challenges Editorial BUSINESS STANDARD 30 Mar 2014
220. DIVERSIFICATION IS LOST IF YOU HAVE MORE THAN EIGHT MFs Monika Halan MINT 24 Mar 2014
221. Paying Lip Service to Disinvestment Process Editorial NEW INDIAN EXPRESS,THE 22 Mar 2014
222. Sham disinvestment Editorial BUSINESS STANDARD 19 Mar 2014
223. Divesting to bridge the deficit Editorial HINDU,THE 10 Feb 2014
224. Sell SUUTI holdings to retail investors Prithvi Haldea FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 05 Feb 2014
225. Distorting divestment Prithvi Haldea FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 31 Jan 2014
226. Disinvestment and the thin red line N.Sundaresha Subramanian BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Jan 2014
227. Government should behave like a responsible promoter Shishir Asthana BUSINESS STANDARD 16 Jan 2014
228. Can SUUTI stake sale fix fiscal deficit? S Narayan, C.S. Verma, Anil Singhvi MONEY CONTROL 09 Jan 2014
229. Divestment vs dividend Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 07 Dec 2013
230. The trouble with disinvestment A.K. Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 01 Dec 2013
231. Tough to meet divestment aim, but mkt is IPO hungry Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 26 Nov 2013
232. The government has no business to be in business K.R.Sudhaman FINANCIAL CHRONICLE 24 Nov 2013
233. Difficult disinvestment target: Right for govt to ask PSUs for more dividends to bridge deficit? Shantanu Nandan Sharma ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 17 Nov 2013
234. 5 reasons why Coal India divestment will be difficult Shishir Asthana BUSINESS STANDARD 21 Oct 2013
235. Surprise mkt on divestments; supply not an issue: Expert Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 07 Oct 2013
236. Calling for a bit of caution Deepak Raju HINDU,THE 03 Oct 2013
237. PSU buyback: Govt taking money out of the back door Shishir Asthana BUSINESS STANDARD 03 Sep 2013
238. Market blues: Trouble for divestment plans Manoj Kumar & Rajesh Kumar Singh DECCAN HERALD 26 Aug 2013
239. A tough call at Coal India Himani Kaushik FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 14 Aug 2013
240. Investors lose heavily in PSU offers for sale Nitin Shrivastava DNA 02 Aug 2013
241. In IOC sale, some see desperate bid to throw away equities Ujjval Jauhari BUSINESS STANDARD 02 Aug 2013
242. IOC divestment govt's call, but this not right time: Goyal Gagan Dixit MONEY CONTROL 01 Aug 2013
243. Retail investors should stay out of PSU disinvestment Devangshu Datta BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Jul 2013
244. Politics of divestment Editorial BUSINESS LINE 26 Jun 2013
245. PSU ETF will fail, unless government shuns piecemeal divestment Vinod Sharma DNA 06 May 2013
246. Buyback of shares by Coal India will not be positive for stock Jatin Damania ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 05 Apr 2013
247. Disinvestment programme in India: A look at the returns Kumar V. Pratap INDIAN EXPRESS 28 Mar 2013
248. Design divestment to meet deficit, market needs: Haldea Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 20 Mar 2013
249. Strong appetite aiding divestment optimism Vikas Khemani MONEY CONTROL 08 Feb 2013
250. Hindustan Copper disinvestment: Lessons for the government Kunal Bose BUSINESS STANDARD 11 Dec 2012
251. Disinvestment in name only C.R.L.Narasimhan HINDU,THE 09 Dec 2012
252. Don’t use LIC to prop up divestment Mohan R. Lavi BUSINESS LINE 28 Nov 2012
253. Hindustan Copper, NTPC divestment indicates change in govt's intent Sajiv Dhawan ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 23 Nov 2012
254. Optimistic for Hindustan Copper divestment S.P.Tulsian MONEY CONTROL 21 Nov 2012
255. The government's ETF conundrum Santosh Tiwari BUSINESS STANDARD 02 Nov 2012
256. Divestment target doable, if issues priced fairly S.Subramaniam MONEY CONTROL 01 Nov 2012
257. Divestment: Listen to investor feedback S.Ramesh BUSINESS LINE 29 Oct 2012
258. The smart way to divest Aarati Krishnan BUSINESS LINE 21 Oct 2012
259. Disinvestment failure will disappoint market in terms of fiscal deficit Harendra Kumar ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 15 Oct 2012
260. Govt can hit divestment goal with new OFS norm V. Jayasankar MONEY CONTROL 27 Jun 2012
261. Why that ‘attractive’ PSU IPO may not be such a good idea Sumit Gulati ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 09 Apr 2012
262. The pitfalls of buying into Coal India S. Murlidharan BUSINESS LINE 04 Apr 2012
263. ONGC disinvestment process successful and satisfactory S. S. Palanimanickam ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 27 Mar 2012
264. Why is govt raising debt to buy PSU shares,asks Ex-Fin Sec S.B. Mathur & Ashok Jha MONEY CONTROL 26 Mar 2012
265. Meeting divestment target of Rs 30000cr possible S.Narayan MONEY CONTROL 26 Mar 2012
266. How not to disinvest Ila Patnaik FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 15 Mar 2012
267. Will the government's buyback plan spur PSU stocks? Sanket Dhanorkar ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 12 Mar 2012
268. The populism risk Akash Prakash BUSINESS STANDARD 09 Mar 2012
269. Should revisit entire divestment agenda & procedure Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 05 Mar 2012
270. ONGC fiasco example of incompetence Arun Shourie ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 03 Mar 2012
271. Paper divestment Editorial BUSINESS LINE 02 Mar 2012
272. Auction is a far cleaner, quicker process for disinvestment Sandeep J. Shah ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 16 Feb 2012
273. Listing PSUs does not mean market discipline K.S.Chalapati Rao BUSINESS STANDARD 29 Jan 2012
274. Deficit, disinvestment and PSUs: Enough of smoke & mirror Mythili Bhusnurmath ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 16 Jan 2012
275. PSU disinvestment: Why not all options will benefit investors Narendra Nathan ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 16 Jan 2012
276. The many ways of skinning a cat Aarati Krishnan BUSINESS LINE 15 Jan 2012
277. Are PSUs the govt's cash reserve? Nandini Gupta BUSINESS STANDARD 08 Jan 2012
278. Divestment dilemmas Editorial BUSINESS LINE 05 Jan 2012
279. Buyback should be offered to all shareholders, not just govt. Prithvi Haldea ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 01 Dec 2011
280. Unwelcome improvisations Editorial HINDU,THE 06 Nov 2011
281. Buybacks are wrong in principle S. Murlidharan BUSINESS LINE 04 Nov 2011
282. When New Delhi Sells, Buyer Beware Harsh Joshi WALL STREET JOURNAL,THE 02 Nov 2011
283. IPO reforms are key to reining in greed S. Murlidharan BUSINESS STANDARD 21 Nov 2010
284. Coal India's tragedy Shyamal Majumdar BUSINESS STANDARD 12 Nov 2010
285. Resetting PSUs A.K. Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 09 Nov 2010
286. CIL should float overseas subsidiary for its buys Jaideep Mishra ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 08 Nov 2010
287. Celebrate divestment with caution A.K. Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 26 Oct 2010
288. ONGC issue won't disappoint investors R.S. Sharma ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 14 Sep 2010
289. This is appropriate time for disinvestment B.M. Bansal ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 07 Sep 2010
290. For the sake of the retail investor C.R.L. Narasimhan HINDU,THE 30 Aug 2010
291. Should PSUs enjoy a lower public float? Nirmal Jain & U.D. Choubey BUSINESS STANDARD 18 Aug 2010
292. Art of disinvestment Arjun Sengupta DECCAN CHRONICLE 09 Aug 2010
293. So far, on target Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 17 Jun 2010
294. Will the 25% public float work? Govind Sankaranarayanan & Abizer Diwanji BUSINESS STANDARD 16 Jun 2010
295. Selling family aluminium Editorial MINT 21 May 2010
296. 'Fee structure makes PSU divestment business unviable' Tarun Kataria BUSINESS STANDARD 12 May 2010
297. It’s the pricing, stupid Editorial MINT 28 Apr 2010
298. Partial divestment better than full sell-off Deepak K Srivastava DNA 06 Apr 2010
299. PSU divestment: Clear the mess Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 29 Mar 2010
300. Fine-tuning divestment Aarati Krishnan BUSINESS LINE 17 Mar 2010
301. Positively Shattered Units A.K. Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 16 Mar 2010
302. IPOs: It's probably overpriced Amar Pandit BUSINESS STANDARD 14 Mar 2010
303. 'Banks must be incentivised for divestment's success' Madhur Deora BUSINESS STANDARD 11 Mar 2010
304. Primary market and PSU disinvestment Pratip Kar BUSINESS STANDARD 08 Mar 2010
305. 'REC issue shows investor confidence' Sushilkumar Shinde BUSINESS STANDARD 24 Feb 2010
306. REC’s sorrows Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 24 Feb 2010
307. Should Indian Railways Be Privatized? Omar Saleem & Neeraj Trikha WALL STREET JOURNAL,THE 24 Feb 2010
308. Still banking on government Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 19 Feb 2010
309. Lessons from the NTPC fiasco Subir Roy BUSINESS STANDARD 17 Feb 2010
310. NTPC issue: triumph of greed over common sense Dhirendra Kumar HINDUSTAN TIMES 15 Feb 2010
311. NTPC: French fried? S. Ramesh MONEY CONTROL 13 Feb 2010
312. Distribution architecture is focused on wholesale investors C.J. George ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 11 Feb 2010
313. FPO with an IPO mindset S. Murlidharan BUSINESS LINE 11 Feb 2010
314. Lessons From The NTPC FPO Ashok Kumar THEIPOGURU 11 Feb 2010
315. Need for a new-look policy Prithvi Haldea BUSINESS STANDARD 11 Feb 2010
316. Power of discount Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 11 Feb 2010
317. What are the lessons to be learnt from NTPC FPO? Prithvi Haldea ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 11 Feb 2010
318. Learn right lessons from NTPC’s flop Shobhana Subramanian FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 10 Feb 2010
319. Cold response to hot cakes Prithvi Haldea BUSINESS STANDARD 10 Feb 2010
320. $7 bn to $10 bn may come from divestment Jyoti Jaipuria ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 09 Feb 2010
321. Disinvestments failed to thrill Sachin P. Mampatta DNA 09 Feb 2010
322. Spot the Retail Investor Sucheta Dalal MONEYLIFE 09 Feb 2010
323. Why I Hate PSU Stocks R. Balakrishnan MONEYLIFE 09 Feb 2010
324. Focus on retail investors Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 08 Feb 2010
325. 'Opt for PSU shares with long-term view' Madhu T. ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 08 Feb 2010
326. Right reasons for disinvesting Editorial MINT 08 Feb 2010
327. ‘Align workers with PSUs’ Vijay Kelker HINDUSTAN TIMES 05 Feb 2010
328. Arun Shourie disappointed with retail response to NTPC FPO Arun Shourie & Prithvi Haldea MONEY CONTROL 05 Feb 2010
329. Leave money for investors to make divestment plans successful Rajeev Malik ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 05 Feb 2010
330. NTPC FPO pricing could jolt divestment programme S.P. Tulsian MONEY CONTROL 05 Feb 2010
331. French or Dutch ? Ashok Kumar THEIPOGURU 04 Feb 2010
332. From disinvestment to privatisation Vijay Kelkar ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 02 Feb 2010
333. PSUs could make 2010 a historic year Prithvi Haldea INDIAN EXPRESS 01 Feb 2010
334. Courts won’t obstruct liberalisation Utkarsh Anand INDIAN EXPRESS 26 Jan 2010
335. Public sector units taking centre stage at BSE Praveen Kumar Singh FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 25 Jan 2010
336. Disinvestment picks up a reassuring pace Sunny Verma FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 25 Jan 2010
337. Right a(u)ction Editorial BUSINESS LINE 21 Jan 2010
338. 'PSUs as an asset class is a good investment theme' J. Venkatesan BUSINESS STANDARD 21 Jan 2010
339. PSU shares are tarnished silver, not white metal Subir Raha HINDUSTAN TIMES 18 Jan 2010
340. In the next year, Coal India IPO is going to be a big one Sunil Mitra MINT 18 Jan 2010
341. From Navratnas to Maharatnas C.R.L. Narasimhan HINDU,THE 10 Jan 2010
342. Some divestment needed to prop up retail investor Saikat Neogi FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 08 Jan 2010
343. PSU Disinvestment Editorial CENTRAL CHRONICLE 07 Jan 2010
344. From Navaratna to Maharatna Editorial BUSINESS STANDARD 04 Jan 2010
345. On disinvestment, make haste slowly N.K. Singh INDIAN EXPRESS 19 Dec 2009
346. ‘What PSUs are good at, they have preserved' Satish Ramanathan BUSINESS LINE 06 Dec 2009
347. Is It Prudent To Fund The Deficit Via PSU Selloffs? Kavita Chacko & D.R. Dogra OUTLOOK PROFIT 27 Nov 2009
348. I-Banking’s Indian moment Subhomoy Bhattacharjee FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 24 Nov 2009
349. Seasoning the stock Ila Patnaik INDIAN EXPRESS 20 Nov 2009
350. State-owned firms’ IPOs fared better Editorial DECCAN CHRONICLE 18 Nov 2009
351. BSNL listing a good idea Arun Shourie MONEY CONTROL 16 Nov 2009
352. Getting PSUs on track Editorial BUSINESS STANDARD 16 Nov 2009
353. Reviving PSE divestment programme C.R.L. Narasimhan HINDU,THE 16 Nov 2009
354. PSUs' peculiar problem Devangshu Datta BUSINESS STANDARD 15 Nov 2009
355. Market messiah's divestment salvo Ashok Kumar BLOOMBERG UTV 12 Nov 2009
356. Disinvest for better governance T.T. Ram Mohan ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 12 Nov 2009
357. Finally, a pragmatic sell off Madan Sabnavis FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 10 Nov 2009
358. High premium IPOs may mar chances of quick return for retail investors Krishna Kant ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 09 Nov 2009
359. Divesting for development Editorial BUSINESS LINE 07 Nov 2009
360. The time to sell had come Subhomoy Bhattacharjee FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 07 Nov 2009
361. UPA-II takes one big step Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 07 Nov 2009
362. Welcome move Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 07 Nov 2009
363. PSUs must improve their global competitiveness Kunal Bose BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Oct 2009
364. Reserve more for Retail investors in PSU IPOs? A.K. Narayan & A. Balasubramanian ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 27 Oct 2009
365. IPOs of PSUs: Incentive for investor makes them attractive Ashish Gupta ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 25 Oct 2009
366. Disinvestment without a purpose A.K. Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 21 Oct 2009
367. Powering divestment Editorial BUSINESS LINE 21 Oct 2009
368. Disinvestment is back on track Gaurav Choudhury HINDUSTAN TIMES 20 Oct 2009
369. High stakes Editorial FINANCIAL CHRONICLE 20 Oct 2009
370. Disinvestment and populism Editorial MINT 19 Oct 2009
371. PSU IPOs hold a lot of promise Ashish Kapur INDIAN EXPRESS 05 Oct 2009
372. Reaping benefits from divestment Rajesh Sennik ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 22 Sep 2009
373. ‘Privileged player’: the buy factor of PSU stocks Dhirendra Kumar HINDUSTAN TIMES 20 Sep 2009
374. NHPC's lukewarm debut Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 03 Sep 2009
375. Power to disinvestment Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 02 Sep 2009
376. 'Performing PSUs will be rewarded' R. Bandyopadhyay ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 29 Aug 2009
377. Divesting in tranches Editorial ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 25 Aug 2009
378. Indian public’s offering Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 18 Aug 2009
379. Governance first, divestment later Pratip Kar BUSINESS STANDARD 13 Aug 2009
380. Disinvestment, the buzzword Asish K. Bhattacharya BUSINESS STANDARD 27 Jul 2009
381. Divestment: Missing the big picture? Chetan Ahya ECONOMIC TIMES,THE 20 Jul 2009
382. ‘It’s not professional to use disinvestment to fix deficit' Arup Roy Choudhury FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 09 Jul 2009
383. Sell, then pay off debt Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 09 Jul 2009
384. The indirect disinvestment route Saikat Neogi FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 08 Jul 2009
385. Retire debt Editorial FINANCIAL EXPRESS,THE 02 Jul 2009
386. There’s need for an informed debate on disinvestment Pradip Baijal MINT 01 Jul 2009
387. Pause before divesting Sumit K.Majumdar BUSINESS LINE 26 Jun 2009
388. Make it a truly public offer Prithvi Haldea BUSINESS STANDARD 13 Jun 2009
389. Disinvestment is not to fix deficit Rahul Khullar BUSINESS WORLD 12 Jun 2009
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