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New Delhi, 24th Dec (IANS): Notwithstanding a sharp cut in the government's growth forecast at the fag end, 2015 will go down as the year when India emerged as the fastest-growing large economy, despite setbacks such as 12 months of negative export growth, another bad monsoon and roadblocks to the far-reaching goods and services tax regime.
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New Delhi, 23rd Dec (IANS): If you're a fan of "The Godfather", Mafia is one place you must explore! And not just for its dark interiors and walls strewn with quotes from the epic Marlon Brando-starrer American crime thriller but also for its interesting food offerings that are interestingly named 'Bite the bullet', 'Sam sings in the night' and the like.
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Sitaram Yechury, in his new avataar as the CPI-M general secretary, may face a piquant situation in the forthcoming plenum of his party in Kolkata as a sizable section of the West Bengal unit is likely to press for electoral adjustments with the Congress in the coming state assembly election, a move which is certain to be opposed by the Kerala unit.
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The recently released mid-year review of the Indian economy by the finance ministry offers some fascinating insights into Indian public policy and decision-making.
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It is the world's most well-known religious and cultural festival, celebrated worldwide - including even by those who are not adherents of the faith.
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