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People understand what is good for them in the long run. In the long run, what is good for people is that India’s economy continues…
Two successive commissioners in London police were fired by the mayor that came into office. That doesn’t mean the police in London is not independent…
‘Big business’ was a bad phrase in India. To be accused of being big business was the worst accusation you could make. All that has…
When I came back to India after Harvard Business School, I started as a lawyer and as a trade union leader.
We cannot afford to leave the poor behind.
Police can only act on intelligence.
Let me tell you, very frankly, when I went to the Harvard Business School I was more or less a committed socialist.
I don’t think we should label budgets even before the budget is presented.
It is possible that, post-Kyoto, the developed countries will recognise the requirements of the developing world.
Growth is a panacea for many ills in society; not entirely, but many.
The police force cannot be completely independent of the executive government.
If you go back to any period in India’s history, all the hard decisions this country had to take were taken when the Congress was…
The voter does not vote only on one issue, the voter votes on a multiplicity of issues.
I have maintained that the people of India are ahead of their governments. The people of India are at least 10 to 15 years ahead…
Evidence points out that if you raise tariffs too much it will increase smuggling.
Today, to allege corruption seems to be the pastime of most people. All kinds of allegations are leveled. I think it is self-defeating.
People are wiser than we are willing to attribute to them.
Independence is a very subjective assessment.
In income tax, there is no case for amnesty.
I think people respect governments that take decisions and act decisively.
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