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Running to stay in the same place

We could be on the brink if our export industries actually start losing jobs, says Shreekant Sambrani. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com 'We did-they did' is how the discourse on the economic slowdown has quickly degenerated into a slanging match between premature doomsayers and equally unwarranted triumphalists. That is unfortunate. All such blame games are sordid. More importantly in this instance, they shift the collective attention away from the pressing need for action to deal with ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago

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Why blame DeMo and GST? Slowdown was on for over a decade

The watchdogs of the economy have not been barking and it is high time we noticed it, says Shreekant Sambrani. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Even the woman on the street unlearned in economics knows that the current economic downturn is due to sluggish private investment. She could even blame the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for not cutting the interest rate sufficiently or quickly to let loose animal spirits of the investors.   She might add government policies do not encourage ...
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Decoding Modi's mind

Prime Minister Modi will continue to take the nation by surprise, catching his political opponents offguard, says Shreekant Sambrani.    Nirmala Sitharaman broke through the ultimate glass ceiling when she became India’s defence minister. That was the banner headline event in the latest reshuffle of the Modi Sarkar. We are not exactly a gender-sensitive society. Female foetuses continue to be aborted, girl children get the short end of the stick even from their own parents, ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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How Mugabe plunged Zimbabwe into an abyss of despair

During his 37-year rule, the nation’s lush fields became wastelands, disease and hunger became rampant and the economy registered a negative growth of six per cent, says Shreekant Sambrani. IMAGE: Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace. On November 18, the 37-year-long rule of the country's founding father came to an end. Photograph: Philimon Bulawayo/Reuters. “Game over. Done. Finished!” said a spokesman for the Zimbabwe War Veterans on November 18. I ...
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Why we need Gandhi and Mandela today

'Religion is but one trait where intolerance manifests itself.' 'We come across ‘chosen’ races, communities, political ideologies, economic systems, all lending themselves to discriminatory arrangements, which trample the rights of those considered beyond the pale of whatever is the favoured calling,' says Shreekant Sambrani. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. The most basic human right is that to life itself, not merely in terms of simple physical existence, but a life of some ...
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Why the bullet train makes sense for India

Questioning the bullet train in view of the investment needed in Indian Railways is similar to saying that India needed to invest in primary education rather than in IITs, says Shreekant Sambrani. “It is kind of free,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail project (referred hereafter by its popular name, the bullet train), in its ground-breaking ceremony.   He was referring to its financing. Japan will provide Rs 88,000 crore (81 per ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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