September 17, 2013
India's Singh Is in Economic Denial
Kevin Rafferty, Japan Times
Singh has protested that India is not facing a crisis. But other learned economic commentators who do not have the prime minister’s vested interests have claimed that the wheels of the Indian juggernaut are falling off, which might seem an appropriate image given that the word “juggernaut” derives from the Sanskrit “jagannath”, a huge chariot under which Hindu devotees threw themselves to be crushed to death.
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