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.
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
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
Authored by political-economy analyst Shankkar Aiyar, the 266-page book is being unveiled on Thursday (July 6).
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?
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.
Theoretically, Owaisi has the potential to damage the prospects of SP, BSP and Congress — the so-called secular parties — in 2017 UP Assembly polls
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!
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.
Arun Shourie's criticism of the NDA is a bit uncharitable, but his broad points are valid.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
The UPA painted the positive picture at a time when the government is hit by scams and controversies.
BJP leader Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday slammed the UPA government as a complete failure and said the ruling government lacks leadership.