April 2013

Oh, The Sweet Taste of Capitalism!

Oh, The Sweet Taste of Capitalism!

PART 2 This is when our politicos hit on a brainwave! Why ‘privatise’ to corporate houses, when they can ‘privatise’ it to themselves? As long as some of the invisible ‘assets’ were being privatised our politicians didn’t mind because, except a few, most of them didn’t understand how to harness those assets anyway! But the […]

Oh, The Sweet Taste of Capitalism!

Oh, The Sweet Taste of Capitalism!

PART 1 When the flood-gates of the Indian economy opened up in the 1990s, the whole nation rejoiced. They felt that they have been waiting for this day all their life. This writer included, that was the moment equivalent of the Second Coming. The petty grievances of the weak Left were never to be considered […]