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Wednesday, February 21, 2007
Tax buoyancy and fiscal challenges
High economic growth rates have resulted in tax buoyancy, giving Finance Minister P. Chidambaram additional leeway in preparing the Union budget for 2007-08. Government finances have been improving with each quarter this year, the second and ...
China and African economies
China's expanding role in African economies, highlighted during President Hu Jintao's eight-country tour, has alarmed some western ideological adversaries into making the allegation that a new colonial enterprise is under way. In presenting this ...
Leader Page Articles
Selling the tiger to save it: will it work?
By Pallavi Aiyar
A proposal to raise tigers in captivity to harvest their body parts for use in traditional Chinese medicine has generated a lot of heat. Proponents say it will help curb poaching but conservationists dispute this.
Positives from the peace process
By Nirupama Subramanian
Some time ago, an incident like the Samjhauta Express tragedy would have seen the two sides trading charges.
Corrections and Clarifications
A report "Hypersonic reusable missile next: Pillai" (February 16, 2007) stated that Mach is the speed of sound, leading to a query. The Oxford English Dictionary states that Mach (also Mach number) (noun) is the ratio of the speed of a body ...
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