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Jul 11, 2014

Budget 2014: Can Jaitley take on Chidambaram’s fiscal deficit challenge?

Jaitley will either have to let the fiscal deficit go up or like Chidambaram push their accounting to the next financial year. #Arun Jaitley #Budget2014 #Chidambaram #fiscal deficit #GDP #HowThisWorks #India #Narendra Modi #Tax #Union Budget

Jun 26, 2014

Onions may cost Rs 100/kg: Why Modi govt needs to act on inflation

A standard explanation for the inflation in vegetable prices over the last few years has been that the demand for vegetables has far exceeded their supply. #Economy #Kapil Sibal #Narendra Modi #Nationalist Congress Party #Onion #Politics #PoliticsDecoder #potato #Sharad Pawar

May 28, 2014

Madhu Kishwar and Ajay Maken are wrong about Smriti Irani

The Congress party is in no position to criticise her. One of their foremost leaders Rajiv Gandhi, never completed any degree after leaving the Doon School. He was the prime minister of the country. His mother Indira, never completed her degree at Oxford. #Degrees #HRD Minister #InMyOpinion #Madhu Kishwar #Narendra Modi #Rajiv Gandhi #Smriti Irani #Sonia Gandhi

Apr 2, 2014

RBI, Rajan on right track: Kill inflation monster first

Business lobbies need to understand a basic point here. India's retail inflation continues to remain high despite a collapse in investment #Business #Economy #India #Inflation #PolicyWatch #Politics #Raghuram Rajan #RBI #Reserve Bank of India

Mar 30, 2014

How UPA turned NDA’s economic growth into shambles

The NDA had left the economy in a reasonable good shape on which the UPA could build. The first few years of growth under the UPA came because of this. In simple English, growth under the UPA cannot be separated totally from the growth under the NDA. #ConnectTheDots #Development #Economy #GDP #Growth #India #Inflation #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #NDA #UPA

Mar 11, 2014

Why flying remains the safest form of travelling despite crashes

Whenever there is an air crash, questions are raised on how safe it is to fly. Given this, it is not surprising that the same seems to be happening at this point of time, with the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which was on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. #ConnectTheDots #Flight MH370 #Flights #flying #Malaysia Airlines #Malaysian #plane

Feb 28, 2014

How Sahara has run circles around RBI, Sebi, Supreme Court

This happened after the Reserve Bank of India(RBI) ordered the group to shut-down its para-banking operations through which it used to raise money to fund its capital intensive businesses from real estate to an airline. #Business #Delhi #India #lUCKNOW #Sahara #Subrato Roy #Supreme Court

Feb 27, 2014

Arrest warrant out, what new ruse will Subrata Roy come up with?

Sahara and its lawyers have been playing the delaying game and keep coming up with a new theory every time there is a hearing. #NewsTracker #Sahara India #SEBI #Subrata Roy #Supreme Court

Feb 18, 2014

How Chidambaram, UPA have turned India into a ponzi scheme

What this means in simple English is that the government is issuing fresh bonds and raising money to repay maturing bonds as well as to pay interest on the existing bonds. #Bond #Budget 2014 #Chidambaram #Economy #Harvard #HowThisWorks #India #Narendra Modi #Ponzi scheme #Union Budget #Vote on account

Feb 17, 2014

Chidambaram has screwed the next govt even before it takes over

The only way the next finance minister would be able to meet the fiscal deficit target would be by following Chidambaram's strategy of postponing expenditure #Budget 2014 #Chidambaram #Economy #fiscal deficit #Food Security Act #Fuel Subsidy #GDP #government finances #India #InMyOpinion #manufacturing #Tax #Vote on account