Reading Time: 9 minutes Nirmala Sitharaman’s fifth tranche announcements regarding the Rs 20 trillion “stimulus package” exposed there was no relief plan at the first place.
Reading Time: 7 minutes After beating around the bush, Nirmala Sitharaman’s fourth tranche of announcements revealed how the Modi regime is selling India to big mining giants.
Reading Time: 7 minutes The third tranche of Sitharaman’s COVID-19 package announcements not only avoided fiscal stimulus but also jeopardised India’s food security.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Like her first set of announcements, Sitharaman’s second set of announcements regarding the much-hyped fiscal stimulus package was also utterly hollow.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcements, on the first day of the many days she will announce details of Modi’s Rs 20 billion-worth package, were simply hollow.
Reading Time: 8 minutes The second part of the analysis of the COVID-19 pandemic, share buy back and fictitious capital: A capitalist effort to survive the financial crisis.
Reading Time: 7 minutes The COVID-19 isn’t the cause of the quagmire in which capitalism is in at the moment. The pandemic only triggered what was inevitable. An in-depth analysis.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The Modi regime’s decision that the FCI’s surplus rice is converted to ethanol to make alcohol-based hand sanitisers is absolutely anti-poor and disastrous.
Reading Time: 4 minutes In Uttar Pradesh the middle, small and marginal farmers’ suffering due to lockdown intensified as they don’t get MSP for wheat from private buyers.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The extension of the 21-day lockdown in India must be done judiciously as there is a need to complete Rabi harvesting and prevent a major food crisis.
Reading Time: 11 minutes The COVID-19 economic relief package announced by Nirmala Sitharaman for the poor isn’t just inadequate, it’s farcical and a mockery of poor people’s agony.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Why the markets were in a jubilant mood after Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared national lockdown? Why the shares of Reliance and HDFC are surging?
Reading Time: 9 minutes What will be the economic repercussions of Coronavirus in India? Who will suffer the most and who will profiteer from the agony of millions?
Reading Time: 4 minutes The SBI’s investment to save YES Bank sets a dangerous bail-out precedence where public money will be used to catapult corporate entities in crisis.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Modi’s fake assertion about India becoming a $5 trillion economy by 2024-25 ignoring the vexing alarm of the crisis-ridden economy will worsen things.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The Yes Bank crisis that drove thousands to uncertainty, proved once more that the private sector banks aren’t immune from NPA-driven major financial crisis
Reading Time: 5 minutes Communal violence is neither spontaneous nor unorganised. The economics of communal violence is little complicated to understand but we try to explain here.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The Jammu & Kashmir Police’s FIR against all social media users show how panicked the Indian state is and how’s it waging war against the common people.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Putting SAIL, LIC, BSNL, Air India, Indian Railways, etc, on sale, the Modi regime’s privatisation drive is taking Indian economy towards a catastrophe.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Did you know that in Nirmala Sitharaman’s Union Budget 2020-21 speech, the term “unemployment” has been cunningly dropped and not used even for once?