In a shocking revelation, an investigation by the Economic Times concludes that microfinance companies systematically used the poor as front for cheated raising funds and then cheated them out what should rightfully belong to the poor. That these poor people, all 45,000 of them, happened to be illiterate women makes the crime even worse.
The farce of Indian budgets is enacted with monotonous regularity. Only the media have stories, and Indian budgets are as good as Aesop's fables, entertaining, but without lessons, to tell, fill their time slots and columns.
The Center has some system where they come up with an economic survey prior to the budget. No government, at the Center or in the states, ever looks at the performance in ter ...
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