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The taxman cometh: Budget 2014 hints at Modi crackdown on NGOs

Jul 11, 2014

The taxman cometh: Budget 2014 hints at Modi crackdown on NGOs

The leak of the IB report on NGOs allegedly destabilising the Indian economy has been backed by a statement of intent in the budget to tighten the screws on NGOs' funding and tax exemptions. #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Intelligence Bureau #Tax exemption #NGOs #Greenpeace #Infrastructure Projects #Gujarat Model #Foreign funding #Budget 2014 #environmentalist
Why budget 2014 was 'socialist': Modi wants to be seen as 'pro poor'

Jul 11, 2014

Why budget 2014 was 'socialist': Modi wants to be seen as 'pro poor'

Jaitley said in a country with so many poor people, any economic philosophy which is totally market based will not work. #Politics #Economy #India #Business #UPA #Narendra Modi #Poverty #fiscal deficit #Arun Jaitley #Welfare #Free market #Budget 2014
Jaitley returns a favour: Budget ignores Cong states, Amethi, Rae Bareli

Jul 11, 2014

Jaitley returns a favour: Budget ignores Cong states, Amethi, Rae Bareli

Congress budgets doled out state largesse to these constituencies. Jaitley has picked his favourites instead -- Varanasi, Lucknow, Amritsar, Vidarbha. #Sonia Gandhi #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi #Arun Jaitley #Gadkari #lUCKNOW #Amethi #AIIMS #Varanasi #Vidarbha #Rae Bareli #Budget 2014
Prithviraj Chavan to continue as Maharashtra CM, confirms Congress

Jul 11, 2014

Prithviraj Chavan to continue as Maharashtra CM, confirms Congress

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan will continue in his post and lead Congress in the upcoming Assembly elections. #Politics #Sonia Gandhi #Congress #NewsTracker #Rahul Gandhi #Prithviraj Chavan #AICC #Maharashtra CM #Maharashtra #Maharashtra elections
Kerry arrives in Afghanistan to broker talks over election dispute

Jul 11, 2014

Kerry arrives in Afghanistan to broker talks over election dispute

Worried that the country's political transition could be thrown into chaos and fearing a possible power grab, Kerry rushed to Kabul after three days of meetings in Beijing on security, political and economic issues. #US #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Hamid Karzai #Political crisis #John Kerry #Abdullah Abdullah #US withdrawal from Afghanistan #Afghanistan presidential elections #Ashraf Ghani

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What next for Sonia, Rahul? Diary entries from the future

Jul 09, 2014

DealBook: Start-Ups Make Political Organizing Mobile-Ready

Companies like Phone2Action and CrowdHall are providing services that were once the province of legislators and political parties...
What next for Sonia, Rahul? Diary entries from the future

Jul 10, 2014

Argentina's World Cup run a much-need distraction from daily woes

Soccer has once again emerged as the patriotic touchstone that unites Argentines as they teeter on the precipice, this time threatened by a debt crisis, soaring inflation and the scandal-plagued end to a 12-year political dynasty that has polarized t...
What next for Sonia, Rahul? Diary entries from the future

Jul 08, 2014

For Zach Braff, the movie tour as political campaign

Filmmakers can embark on some rigorous word-of-mouth tours to promote their upcoming releases. But few movie barnstormers compare to the one Zach Braff has been on lately for his new film "Wish I Was Here....