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The nuts and bolts of the new black money law

The nuts and bolts of the new black money law

In the first of a three-part series Paranjoy Guha Thakurta details the salient features of the INooz, 1 month ago

SBI bank not for $ 1 bn loan to Adani's Aus project

'Seven months after India's largest bank signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a corporate conglomerate, a big question mark hangs over whether the State Bank of India will advance a first-of-its kind loan of $1 billion or over Rs 6,200 crore to a group headed by Gautam Adani to part-finance what is supposed to become Australia's biggest coal mining project (and one of the world's biggest as well),' writes senior journalist and Rediff contributor Paranjoy Guha Thakurta in the Asian ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Emerging Asia Pacific: Economy Trends Update -- April 2015

Slowdown in China Adversely Impacts Many Asian Economies During the first quarter, news from emerging Asia was dominated by the deep slowdown in China and its adverse impact on a host of other Asian economies, such as South Korea, Malaysia, ...
 Advisor Perspectives3 weeks ago

Sri Lanka: UNHRC can still be an albatross

N Sathiya Moorthy 03 June 2015 Analysis The Sri Lankan Government's decision not to send a 'special delegation' for the 29 th session of the UNHRC this month should be seen as an attempt to try and 'de-politicise' the engagement with the ...
 Observer India3 weeks ago
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Is India's growth exaggerated?

Soutik Biswas Delhi correspondent 1 June 2015 From the section India Many experts say the economy is still waiting to gather momentum Last week, India announced growth figures which would make the world envious. Asia's third-largest ...
 BBC1 month ago India: One year after change of the political guard  Yahoo! Maktoob News1 month ago Maatschappelijke organisaties in India bedreigd  India Committee of the Netherlands1 month ago

Why the child labour law should not be amended

The proposed changes to the child labour law to allow children and adolescents to work for their families would be most retrograde and regressive, say Shinzani Jain and Paranjoy Guha Thakurta. On May 13, 2015, a meeting of the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved amendments to the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2012, ostensibly to ensure that education of children in the 6-14 age group is not compromised. However, certain exceptions laid ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

India: No Place For Dissent In World's Biggest Democracy You can't muzzle dissent in a democracy, said the Delhi High Court while delivering a verdict against the federal government's attitude towards civil society. But this is what green campaigners say India's government led by prime minister ...
 Counter Currents1 month ago

India is proficient in making laws but lax in enforcing them

The loudest criticism of the new black money law is that while it is meant to prosecute and punish Indians with illegal foreign incomes and assets, the much bigger problem of black money in the domestic economy has not been addressed. Concluding the three-part series, Paranjoy Guha Thakurta says the new black money law is likely to fail because of the ineptness of India's investigative and enforcement agencies. Part I: The nuts and bolts of the new black money law Part II: New black money law ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago New black money law recreates inspector raj of yore  Rediff.com1 month ago

Reliance Insurance and the Rs 18 cr windfall from IRDA ex-chief

  The CBI is probing whether the former IRDA chief J Hari Narayan had misused his discretionary powers to favour Reliance General Insurance Company, which has admitted that the extra amount collected by it way of premium was not Rs 1.07 crore, as originally believed, but 20 times as much, report Paranjoy Guha Thakurta and Pranati B Mehra. After the Central Bureau of Investigation started inquiring into whether the former chairman of the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority J Hari ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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