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The years of V P Singh, and the start-stop push to reforms

The decade of the Eighties was marked by a shift in economic policy thinking, with an emphasis on free trade, a floating exchange rate, deregulation and macroeconomic stability.

Recent dog-bite cases rock House meeting

The mayor alleged that MP Kirron Kher had not even met victims of recent dog-bites.


Rear view: The rise of V.P. Singh

Intrigue and confusion characterised the tenure of the National Front government.

Ex-Plan panel member Rajni Kothari dies at 86

Kothari was suffering from urinary tract ailment for some time.

JD(U): PM post no stumbling block in forming third front

The party will step up efforts to unite the parties which participated in the October 30 anti-communalism convention last year and the February 5 meeting.

Caste and Congress

Janardhan Dwivedi’s plea for an end to caste-based reservations was puzzling. It touched off a predictable storm.


R K Singh likely to join BJP today

Singh is all set to join BJP on Friday ahead of the Lok Sabha elections next year: Sources.

Sector 17 retailers face parking and business woes,approach MC

Retailers running their business at Sector 17 market might face a major parking problem with the Municipal Corporation completely sealing Gurdev parking lot on Tuesday.

Mayor Chawla flags off 25 new dumper placers

In a bid to have a cleaner city,Mayor Subhash Chawla on Friday flagged off 25 new dumper placers which were purchased at an approximate cost of Rs 2.25 crore.

Underground subway lacks basic facilities,complain shopkeepers

As lack of proper lighting,highly insanitary conditions and water logging continue to plague the underground subway of Chandigarh joining Sectors 22 and 17,the shop- owners are suffering from a host of problems due to the same.