Why govt’s demonetisation move may fail to win the war against black money

The demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 banknotes is unlikely to help the government suck out black money from the economy as hoarders keep a tiny portion of their ill-gotten wealth in hard cash, going by income-tax data.

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Modi’s Big Cash Withdrawal: Too Much Strain With Very Little Gain

On 8 November, I had less than 2 dollars’ worth of valid currency in my pocket to live on. For one day, this placed me below the World Bank’s poverty line, but quite a bit above the one drawn by the Rangarajan Committee.

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The Search For Radical Alternatives: Key Elements And Principles

Can there be a collective search for paradigms and pathways towards a world that is sustainable, equitable and just? How can such frameworks and visions build on an existing heritage of ideas and worldviews and cultures, and on past or new grassroots practice? How can they be fundamentally d

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