Monthly Archives: December 2013

Welcome 2014

One World was viewed about 7,400 times in 2013 by visitors from 125 countries. Most visitors came from India. The United States & The United Kingdom were not far behind. A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. If … Continue reading

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Devyani’s Nannygate

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa A bureaucrat of the Indian Foreign Service, Devyani Khobragade, was arrested by US diplomatic security and DNA swabbed and strip and cavity searched by US Marshals in Manhattan, New York for allegedly committing … Continue reading

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India Can No Longer Be Excused For Its Glacial Pace Of Development

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa India is in stagflation: slow, sub-par growth, high inflation and high unemployment. The fourth largest economy in the world by purchasing power parity has little to show in infrastructure and manufacturing to further … Continue reading

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Expected December 2013 Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) Statement

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in October suggests that economic activity has been expanding at an encouraging pace. Fiscal policy’s drag on economic growth appears to be offset by … Continue reading

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