January 21, 2021


‘Making decisions outside the rule book rang in telecom’s success’

N.K. Singh, chairman of the 15th Finance Commission, shares some big moments of the last 30 years of India’s reforms story

October 21, 2020

The Times of India

‘The PM’s Office can only bask in the reflected glory of the PM … its equilibrium with the cabinet office is very dynamic’

NK Singh has spent the last six decades deeply engaged with Indian policymakers, in the varied roles of civil servant, member of Parliament, and senior statesman. In his just-released memoirs, ‘Portraits of Power: Half a Century of Being at Ringside’, he has chronicled these experiences. He spoke to Sidhartha about the evolution of the bureaucracy and the economy over this period.

October 05, 2020

Economic Times

Government never talked of backing out of GST commitment: NK Singh

Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission NK Singh speaks to ET on the Commission's reading of the economy and its recovery path, the need for a stimulus and GST compensation to states, ahead of publishing its final report.