The writer is a Congress MP and chairs its research department.
Interim budget does little to tackle unemployment, poverty. And it is clear that the government’s figures cannot be trusted.
That is, one could either lose every rupee invested or gain multiples of it. One of the recipients of our money was a venture-capital fund that also counts Iconiq Capital as a co-investor.
Modi might garner praise for the small size of his cabinet. But not inducting enough ministers is a recipe for disaster.
The CICs recent ruling presents an opportunity to debate state funding of parties