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my rediff piece: 28 economists write letter to save #NREGA. Ignore them, @pmoindia: kill this idiotic scheme!

a significantly edited version of the following was published by rediff on 17 oct 2014 at http://www.rediff.com/business/column/why-it-is-time-to-scrap-nrega/20141017.htm?sc_cid=twshare

they edited out the details of the two older letters i referred to (‘witzel letter’ and ‘binayak letter’) but the rest of it, an analysis of NREGA, is intact. 2,273 more words


Will Indians bend to plastic?

Aping the West.

Indians are aping their Western counterparts,  is a common complaint. We  love the lifestyle of the citizens in the developed world. Their honesty, the approach to life, their liberal thinking,  their care-a-hang attitude towards opinions and gossip, are surely characteristics that are appealing.   467 more words

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