Subhomoy writes on finance and government policy, especially all regulatory issues. He has travelled across Business Standard, Economic Times and the Financial Express before landing at The Indian Express. A former government officer, he has authored India’s first book on the Special Economic Zones.
In a Facebook post, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has attacked Sibal directly, and asked, “What about the Ministers who conspired to create a fabricated chargesheet, and a retired Judge who, for the sake of a post-retirement assignment, agreed to lend his offices for the same?”
Any drop in poverty is a great story so to that extent it is a cause for cheer. It is also an attractive story because the total has a way of raising hope—the number of those living on $1.90 a day has slipped to less than 1 billion.