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Raja Dhody recollects buying Harshad Mehta’s Toyota Lexus

Dhody at that time didn’t confirm the news about his new possession, but did recently reveal it to ET Panache. When the courts famously auctioned off stock market scam accused Harshad Mehta's fleet of imported cars and other assets in the 1990s, the ... Economic Times, 1 month ago

NPAs: Why debt recovery tribunals are in no shape to perform

MV Kini In 1992, after the Harshad Mehta securities scandal — in which the broker used bank funds to rig up stocks — almost all banks faced a huge build-up of non-performing assets (NPAs). Various committees recommended that it is necessary to have ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

An insider's view

The controversial legacy of P V Narasimha Rao continues to be debated. As Union home minister, he looked the other way when thousands of Sikhs were slaughtered in the aftermath of Indira Gandhi’s assassination. As prime minister, he could have ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago
DNA India

Julio F Ribeiro puts CBI in the dock over Yadav Singh case

Ribeiro has referred to the recent Allahabad High Court judgment in a PIL whereby the court had directed a CBI probe into the Yadav Singh scam. JF Ribeiro One-time top cop Julio F Ribeiro has written to the chairman of the SIT on black ...
 DNA India1 week ago
Hindu Business Line

Opportunity in adversity

Equity is the best route to wealth creation Karthik Balaswamy, working with the human resources team of Chennai-based Murugappa Group, has been investing in equity schemes for the past 10 years. He has put away almost 90 per cent of his savings in ...
 Hindu Business Line1 week ago
Mumbai Mirror

The defence: The devils advocates

The defence: The devils' advocates The defence was represented by three well-known lawyers — the 'man of few words' Prakash Shetty, media shy Sharif Shaikh, and the argumentative Abdul Wahab Khan. The only accused acquitted in the case was ...
 Mumbai Mirror3 weeks ago

'Rao overestimated his clout with the RSS'

'He depended too much on assurances given by sadhus and sants. He may not be culpable, but he was wholly responsible for December 6, 1992.' 'While Manmohan Singh came to reforms out of conviction, Rao came to reforms out of compulsion. If the compulsion had not been there, I don't know how he would have responded.' IMAGE: P V Narasimha Rao, then the prime minister of India. Photograph: India Abroad Archives After completing his tenure as environment minister and rural development minister in ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Sakaal Times

Changing focus of news

Selection of the lead news for thepage one of the newspaper has always been the most challenging job ofthe news editors. That is why often even the chief editors are alsoinvolved in this important task. When I joined journalism profession inGoa, ...
 Sakaal Times4 weeks ago

The Man Who Changed India Forever

IMAGE: Prime Minister P V Narasimha Rao: Would India be what it is had he not backed liberalisation?       'Without doubt, Narasimha Rao confronted huge challenges. Yet, in the very brief period I saw him at the closest of quarters, I have to say that he was simply magnificent. A lifetime of circumspection gave way to courage.' Former Union minister Jairam Ramesh, who served in P V Narasimha Rao's office in those tumultuous months in 1991 when India changed forever, assesses the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Cong should not feel apologetic about the 1991 reforms: Jairam Ramesh

Former minister in the United Progressive Alliance government Jairam Ramesh believes the reforms of 1991 were possible because of a strong team in place and the role of jugalbandis . On the occasion of the release of his book on the reforms initiatives of 1991 (To The Brink And Back: India's 1991 Story), Ramesh spoke to Business Standard and said it was unfortunate that P V Narasimha Rao as prime minister has not got due credit for his contribution to reforms of 1991. Excerpts:   How ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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