It’s a bit rich for PM Modi to say that his government has saved and stabilised the economy that was heading towards disaster under UPA rule. The PM being in denial mode about the debilitating slowdown is worrisome. Admitting there is a problem is the first step to tackling it.
Why news media is in crisis & How you can fix it
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But the news media is in a crisis of its own. There have been brutal layoffs and pay-cuts. The best of journalism is shrinking, yielding to crude prime-time spectacle.
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