Modi govt directionless on economy, growth claims are hyperbole, says Arun Shourie

Arun Shourie, a BJP minister in the Vajpayee Cabinet, on Friday hit out at the Narendra Modi government, saying its economic policy was "directionless" while the social climate was causing "great anxiety" among the minorities.

Yechury rules out alliance with Congress

Ruling out an alliance with Congress, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday sought co-operation of all "secular" opposition parties to fight the Narendra Modi government's economic policies and the "Hindutva agenda".

Narendra Modi's neo-liberal policies leading to discontent: Yechury

The aggressive pursuance of neo- liberal economic policies by the Narendra Modi government was leading to discontent among the masses who were not getting benefits of economic growth, CPI(M) politburo member Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said.

Shashi Tharoor terms BJP`s economic roadmap `vague`

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Friday said the BJP`s plan to "address economic concerns" was a "vague" statement.

NDA`s economic policy to focus on job creation: Modi

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Thursday hit out at a Congress woman parliamentarian for stalling infrastructural projects in Tamil Nadu, and promised an economic policy that would provide jobs to the youth.

`BJP`s economic policy same as of Congress`

Claiming that the neo-liberal policies of the UPA government favour the rich and the BJP was no different, CPI-M General Secretary Prakash Karat Tuesday.

Pope demands greater ethics in economic policy

Pope Benedict XVI denounced the profit-at-all-cost mentality that he says is behind Europe`s current economic crisis as he arrived in hard-hit Spain.