Finance minister P Chidambaram's interim budget was along the expected lines for the market. The minister contained the fiscal deficit below the target and current account deficit also came in as per the estimates. The growth figure for the current f...
Finance Minister P Chidambaram today presented the interim budget for 2013-14, in which he managed to contain the fiscal deficit for the current financial year at 4.6 percent, much lower than the targeted 4.8 percent. The current account deficit for ...
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Vikram Mehta, Chairman of Brookings India said that the bandh affected the daily wage labourer the most and not the corporate sector as they have the resources to counter the effect of the bandh.
Human rights activist Colin Gonsalves advocated giving up the death penalty because this kind of 'eye for an eye' has a multiplier effect on the peace, law and order in the society.
Author Pavan K Verma said that fringe extremist groups threaten freedom of speech because government colludes with these violent forces.
Vinod Bansal of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad said that nude paintings disrespect women and that will lead to more sexual violence in society.