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India’s Growth hampered due to unemployment & joblessness. – Dr. Manmohan Singh

he “jobless growth” has slipped into “job-loss growth”, which, together with rural indebtedness and urban chaos, has made the growing number of aspirational youths restless, former prime minister Manmohan Singh said on Sunday, as he hit out at the government for failing to uplift the economy to its potential. Mr Singh asserted that the domestic […]

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Finance Minister Piyush Goyal presents an election budget, 2019 poll in mind!

Union minister Piyush Goyal presented the Interim Budget in parliament on Friday, the last Budget of the government before the general elections due by May. In his speech, Mr Goyal announced major relief for farmers and individual taxpayers. He proposed to double the threshold tax exemption limit to Rs. 5 lakh and increased the standard deduction to Rs. 50,000 from Rs. 40,000. The […]

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V Karthikeyan Pandian, the frontman of Odisha Chief Minister and supremo of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Naveen Patnaik who calls the shot!

He is referred to as the ‘third floor’ and is held in awe and even feared by politicians, bureaucrats and commoners alike. He is said to be the most powerful man in Odisha, second only to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik who trusts him completely and wields power, authority and control over not only the state […]

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Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik & Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) president K Chandrasekhar Rao to explore Federal Front

As part of his efforts to form a Federal Front at national level, Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) president K Chandrasekhar Rao has decided to have one-on-one talk with his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik, who is also the supremo of Biju Janata Dal (BJD). Rao will go to Bhuvaneshwar in the first […]

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Can Amit-Modi duo charm Odisha,bring BJP to power, Amit Shaha says yes

Blaming the Naveen Patnaik Government for backwardness in Odisha, BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday called for dislodging the ruling dispensation in the next election. Launching a scathing attack on the Chief Minister for the poor development of the  State despite abundant natural resources and generous Central funding, Shah said the State needs a Government […]