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With high GDP growth, Modinomics works without compromising on fiscal discipline or inflation, argues BJP economist
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With high GDP growth, Modinomics works without compromising on fiscal discipline or inflation, argues BJP economist

It is amply clear now that revisions in the GDP numbers have happened regularly, even during erstwhile Congress-led dispensations.

GDP back series data: Narendra Modi govt manipulating data of previous years, says Congress
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GDP back series data: Narendra Modi govt manipulating data of previous years, says Congress

The entire GDP back series data reflects the desperate attempt of a defeatist Modi Government to undermine India's growth story over last 15 years said Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala

BJP, Congress spar over economy: P Chidambaram claims UPA govt delivered highest growth, saffron party disagrees
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BJP, Congress spar over economy: P Chidambaram claims UPA govt delivered highest growth, saffron party disagrees

Congress leader P Chidambaram claimed that UPA government delivered the best growth in decades but BJP disagreed saying that UPA years were marked by inflation

Aadhaar: Narendra Modi had no problems with the idea but its inadequacies, reveals new book
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Aadhaar: Narendra Modi had no problems with the idea but its inadequacies, reveals new book

Authored by political-economy analyst Shankkar Aiyar, the 266-page book is being unveiled on Thursday (July 6).

Note ban: Manmohan Singh made polemical points, but his criticism won't carry weight
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Note ban: Manmohan Singh made polemical points, but his criticism won't carry weight

While former PM Manmohan Singh is right to say that such restrictions do not happen except at times of crises or bank failures, surely temporary restrictions at a time of policy change can be justified?

Sheila Dikshit as UP CM candidate? Why it makes sense and what it says about Cong
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Sheila Dikshit as UP CM candidate? Why it makes sense and what it says about Cong

A mountain of convincing arguments, swanky presentations from the strategist or the most complex caste equations wouldn't have mattered had Dikshit been a charismatic yet problematic leader like Himanta Biswa Sarma.

Bharat Mata Ki Jai: Here’s why ‘secular’ parties are suddenly jittery about AIMIM leader Owaisi
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Bharat Mata Ki Jai: Here’s why ‘secular’ parties are suddenly jittery about AIMIM leader Owaisi

Theoretically, Owaisi has the potential to damage the prospects of SP, BSP and Congress — the so-called secular parties — in 2017 UP Assembly polls

Farewell, Anthony: PA Sangma's grace and class in Parliament is a lesson for all netas
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Farewell, Anthony: PA Sangma's grace and class in Parliament is a lesson for all netas

Perhaps few know that former Lok Sabha speaker PA Sangma was once very close to Congress president Sonia Gandhi. In 1999, he was seen as one of the closest to Sonia, who was then still coming of age vis-à-vis politics after a long period of hibernation following the 1991 assassination of Rajiv Gandhi

How Congress has patented the ‘zero’: No loss in 2G, no loss in coal scam, no loss in Vadra deals, no loss in National Herald!
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How Congress has patented the ‘zero’: No loss in 2G, no loss in coal scam, no loss in Vadra deals, no loss in National Herald!

Though some scholars also give credit to ancient Babylonians and Mayans for the concept of zero, it is not known if the Indian National Congress party is among the claimants.

NDA not quite 'Congress with a cow'; but it still looks like UPA-3, minus a few scams
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NDA not quite 'Congress with a cow'; but it still looks like UPA-3, minus a few scams

Arun Shourie's criticism of the NDA is a bit uncharitable, but his broad points are valid.

CBI chief Ranjit Sinha to file perjury case against Prashant Bhushan
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CBI chief Ranjit Sinha to file perjury case against Prashant Bhushan

The CBI chief said he would be filing the case week next week as all the allegations levelled by Bhushan against him had "fallen flat" the Income Tax probe.

Expect tough decisions on the economic front, says PM
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Expect tough decisions on the economic front, says PM

This is the first occasion in less than three weeks since taking over reins of power that Modi has made sharply critical comments on the previous Manmohan Singh government's performance.

PM's surrender to Sonia: Baru proves what we already knew
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PM's surrender to Sonia: Baru proves what we already knew

The most important disclosure in Sanjaya Baru's book is not the idea of dual power centres, but that Manmohan Singh had clearly surrendered to Sonia's will in UPA-2. There was only one power centre. This damages both Singh and Sonia

The truth of Manmohan's legacy: He failed to do what India needed
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The truth of Manmohan's legacy: He failed to do what India needed

As Manmohan Singh prepares to demit office in May, he is concerned by how history will judge him. He is also worried about Modi launching a witch-hunt, if he comes to power.

UPA-III will retain power after 2014 polls: Omar
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UPA-III will retain power after 2014 polls: Omar

The Jammu and Kashmir chief minister said that the UPA-II gave a lot to the people which nobody had thought of in the past.

Rajya Sabha passes food bill but this is no NREGA for UPA
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Rajya Sabha passes food bill but this is no NREGA for UPA

The Congress may think it has won a significant amount of votes with the food security scheme. But things are unlikely to work out for them as planned.

Good Doctor, Bad Doctor: There is no redemption for Manmohan Singh
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Good Doctor, Bad Doctor: There is no redemption for Manmohan Singh

It was this abdication of prime ministerial authority and responsibility that prompted every sundry minister, each retired bureaucrat, over enthusiastic judges and eager beaver serving babus to take more than an arm and a leg.

Cong non-committal on aligning with RJD for Lok Sabha polls
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Cong non-committal on aligning with RJD for Lok Sabha polls

Lalu Prasad may have been one of the prominent invitees at the UPA anniversary dinner yesterday, but the Congress appears to be non-committal on aligning with the RJD in the next Lok Sabha elections.

UPA 2's fourth anniversary: Slowdown is temporary, says PM
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UPA 2's fourth anniversary: Slowdown is temporary, says PM

The UPA painted the positive picture at a time when the government is hit by scams and controversies.

Manmohan is PM but not a leader: Sushma on UPA's fourth anniversary
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Manmohan is PM but not a leader: Sushma on UPA's fourth anniversary

BJP leader Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday slammed the UPA government as a complete failure and said the ruling government lacks leadership.