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Incredible India

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, by ABU TALEEB

People must have faith in the United Progressive Alliance government’s ability to control prices.
 – P. Chidambaram, Union Finance Minister
 
Action and results, not mere oration and discourse, will beget faith.
 

Based on prima facie video evidence a decision has been reached to suspend with immediate effect Harbhajan Singh.
– Lalit Modi, Indian Premier League Chairman
 
So, cricket is no more a gentleman’s game.
 
China is Pakistan’s most trusted friend.
–         Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani,
Pakistan  Prime Minister
 
Pakistan needs “Friends, not Masters.”
 
Ten years from now, India will have more billionaires than any other country in the world, says a poll by American business publication Forbes.
                                                – News Item
 
Incredible India -  billions starving and the maximum number of billionaires.
 
I support Manmohan Singh. I feel the most capable Prime Minister is Singh. I am behind him and I support him as the Prime Minister.
                - Rahul Gandhi, Congress leader
 
The statement is in the present tense. The heir-in-waiting cannot assert in future
 
Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee has referred the cases of disorderly conduct of 32 members to the Privileges Committee of the House. These members belong to the BJP, JD(U), BJD, Shiv Sena, Akali Dal and BSP.
– News Item
 
Thus cases of “disorderly” representatives have been referred to “orderly” representatives.
 
 
The justices will go back to the courts with “dignity, respect and honour.”
              – Nawaz Sharif, Former Prime
                                  Minister of Pakistan
 
The question is whether Pervez Musharraf will leave with “dignity, respect and honour.”
 
All political parties should disclose their income tax returns.
       – Central Information Commission (CIC)
 
It means the political parties should account for their total incomes, file income tax returns and be accountable for their earnings. These things are simply not possible in our given political climate.
 
C.K. Jaffer Sharief withdrew his resignation from the party following a meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi.
– News Item
 
Yearning for secured future of sons and grandsons is, but, natural.
 

 


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