Nod to black money but for whom

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Black is defined as non-existence of colour while white is the opposite, combination of all colours. So, psychologically, white is supposed to be more desirable than black.

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You can undo mobile taxes, but not trade mobility

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The budget has been delivered, and it hasn’t disappointed. At least not in terms of the controversy it has generated. When the finance minister announces a review of a budget proposal just a day or two after unveiling the budget, you know you are in for an exciting rollercoaster ride.

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Off the mark: Whitening black money

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The government has again succumbed to the pressure of whitening (legalising) black money. This did not come as a surprise: once the government permits whitening black money, the pressure to continue with it becomes irresistible.

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