Prosenjit Datta on Indian economy, Prosenjit Datta on Indian politics, Business Today editor
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The Lack of Urgency about Artificial Intelligence

In the last four budgets, AI did not find any mention. The government itself has not made noise about artificial intelligence being a focus area in the past four years.

The stand-in Finance Minister may talk of a minuscule fiscal slippage or put a brave face and say the government would still meet its fiscal deficit targets.
The government's decision to recapitalise the ailing public sector banks without first fixing the management problems is a bad idea.
The Modi government has always had an uneasy relationship with digital marketplaces. The new regulations only show more evidences of its confused goals
Critics have already started saying that Shaktikanta Das is Modi's and Jaitley's man, and therefore will do exactly what they tell him to do.