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Issue 23/07/2009
Thomas L.Friedman
Once again, it’s the dragon to don the ‘Mask of Light’!
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We are on Dante’s Peak,
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Business and Economy - 23 July 2009
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  Editorial - 23/07/2009

Sutanu Guru
At long last, a budget that has clearly placed first the agenda of people who have no lobbies!

Finally, I would comment that two of Mr. Pranab Mukherjee’s statements – for which I cannot say I saw very concrete steps – are very motivating. One, he said he wants to improve the rule of law for all citizens. Two, is his urge to make India slums free in five years. It’s high time to have such a vision.
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