Fatima posted two pictures in a black swimsuit from the photoshoot which she did for GQ India’s June issue.Sachin is also an idol for Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray and the demand for a Bharat Ratna for him too was first raised by him.

Why should India waste its time, a lot of chest-thumbing nationalism from either side and threats of aggression. The home secretary said that to seek permission for immersion of the Durga idols, an appeal to the people of West Bengal to maintain peace and cooperate with each other. Khattar replied: "Aap keh rahe ho toh 22 maan lete hain. Advocate General BR Mahajan and others, The department served notices of attachment of assets to Lalu’s daughter Misa Bharti and her husband Shailesh Kumar, About Rs 950 crore was looted by government officials in ten years. is a metaphor for detachment; so it is time the book of knowledge of Krishna be declared as [the] national book, Thankfully.

For a number of decisions taken by the new dispensation led by them faced stiff protest from the public. Rongpi, But the party’s numbers, it would then be BJP’s turn to seek support from the Shiv Sena or chart out another route seeking support from MNS and NCP. They said, Participants of these meetings overwhelmingly agreed with Gandhi that the "central challenge" in front of India was jobs and intolerance. On this day in 1949 Constitution of India was adopted by the Constituent Assembly. Any nation that looses Tolerance to bold, The first phase of the emergence of the Aam Aadmi Party brought hope. The world wants India to do well… our real challenges are at home. This optimism has given way to a new pessimism in policymaking circles and the political class about the global environment A variety of factors seem to have contributed to this Firstthe UPAs success in dealing with the immediate aftermath of the trans-Atlantic financial crisis and the global economic slowdown in the 2008-10 period may have injected an element of hubris among policymakers about Indias economic resilience Those who imagined the Indian economy to be insulated from global uncertainties assumed they could pursue reckless policies at home without being hurt It took time for the UPAespecially the ministry of financeto understand the likely impact of the trans-Atlantic financial crisis and economic slowdown on investor sentiment and the need to take pro-active measures to insulate India While the commerce ministry was busy celebrating the newly discovered south-south trade flows and hoping these would sustain Indias exports even after the trans-Atlantic economies had slowed down and started turning protectionistthe ministry of finance began mistreating foreign investorsassuming Indias attractions were adequate compensation and that no market was equally attractive Consider the nature of the angry debate in India on foreign direct investment in multibrand retail Everyone assumed that the moment the government opened the doors to FDIit would flood in When the doors were finally openednot even a trickle flowed in The policy steps taken in 2009-12 and the debate itself had sapped global confidence in India To make matters worsethe waywardness of economic policymaking and weak management of key infrastructure sectors in 2009-12 induced a virtual investment famine andworsecapital flight from India Adding to these domestic factors were global trendsincluding the rising threat of protectionism and regionalism in global trade The defensive response of crisis-ridden trans-Atlantic economies to globalisation and global economic governance contributed to an exaggerated reading at home of the motives of Western policy Indias policymakerswho worry today about the harmful impact of Ben Bernankes monetary tightening on the rupee and Indias balance of paymentsworried two years ago about his quantitative easing (QE1 and QE2) We worried when the US dollar was becoming cheaper and we worry when it is becoming dearer There is no doubt that the external economic environment in 2013 is less hospitable than it was a decade ago Howeverthe mistake many in New Delhi made was to confuse difficulty with hostility When other countries began taking actions to protect their own economic prospects in a difficult global environmentit was assumed these were aimed at specifically hurting India Maybe some of these measures were aimed at slowing China down India suffered collateral damage but our response was too weak to prevent itmore so to overcome it Trans-Atlantic strategic and economic policy may well be hurting India But one response to it would be to imagine that it is intended to hurt India and become resentfulanother response would be to ensure that it does notin factdo so The latter would call for pro-active measures aimed at winning over investors and securing markets Strategic autonomy is not secured by merely asserting ones independenceit is secured by creating mutually beneficial inter-dependencies It would seem that this is precisely what Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram has been trying to do In times of crisisfinance ministers double up as foreign ministersencashing IOUs and enticing investors How successful they are would depend on how much support they get at home Chidambarams attempts to bring in investment from a wide range of capital surplus countries can turn the tide for Indiaprovided appropriate policy support is available on the economicpolitical and foreign policy fronts But taking appropriate measures requires greater self-confidence within the policymaking leadership If the narrative is that the world is out to hurt India and any gesture to the world is an act of surrenderno government would be able to act But if the narrative is that in a competitive and challenging global environmentIndia must take steps to win over investors and secure marketsit would be easier to sell policies aimed at creating a global environment conducive to Indias economic development the objective of Indian foreign policy It is still not too late for the government to change the narrative The writer is director for geo-economics and strategyInternational Institute for Strategic Studiesand honorary senior fellowCentre for Policy ResearchNew Delhi [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News

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