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Gross Happiness is also important along with GDP : Pranab Mukherjee

Gross Happiness is also important along with GDP : Pranab Mukherjee

New Delhi [India]: Former President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Thursday that Gross Happiness is no less important than Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and its basic foundation is education."The world today is not merely talking about Gross Domestic Product, the world wants more. A new concept has c...

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Export must constitute one-third of USD 5-trillion economy: Pranab Mukherjee

Export must constitute one-third of USD 5-trillion economy: Pranab Mukherjee

Kolkata (West Bengal): Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that exports must constitute one-third of the Indian economy if the country wants to achieve the ambitious USD five-trillion economy goal by 2025."Exports must constitute the most important segment of our economy. If we want to ...

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MMS, NaMo, a tale of two Prime Ministers, and an economic slump

MMS, NaMo, a tale of two Prime Ministers, and an economic slump

New Delhi: It's rather ironic that Manmohan Singh, who unleashed sweeping market reforms in 1991, should have presided over their virtual demise during his second term as Prime Minister (2009-14). Then, what if Manmohan Singh had not needed his bypass surgery in January 2009 and had carried on hold...

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Possibility for India to get highest growth rate in third consecutive year, says Pranab Mukherjee

Possibility for India to get highest growth rate in third consecutive year, says Pranab Mukherjee

New Delhi: Citing the International Monetary Fund (IMF) report, former President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said that there are chances for India to retain the position of world's fastest-growing major economy for a consecutive third year.While addressing the media on the occasion of 70th Republic...

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