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Calcutta Diary

The budget proposals have little to do with the processes of the Indian economy. So what, the criterion to apply is whether these please Washington, DC. True, the fiscal deficit could not be cut back, but the Americans are sensible people, they will reach an overall judgment on the budget on the basis of the ideological tilt it is bound to ensure.

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