Future Tense

Future Tense

Ahead of this year’s Union budget, the government has been preoccupied with fending off charges of alleged corruption, battling inflation, and containing a very restive Parliament.

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The Economic Survey 2010-2011, while being bullish on the economic outlook,cautions that volatile global conditions could affect India’s growth momentum.

These damp sentiments took a further beating this week after international oil prices spiked, forcing the Bombay Stock Exchange’s benchmark Sensex to a nine-month low.