Close encounters of the worst kind

On the freebies front both the DMK and the AIADMK have achieved near perfect parity, give or take a mixie or a fan or a few kgs of rice. In any case the anomalies are minor and are already being addressed. Cash distribution is a different ball game and the ruling combine seems to have a clear edge, what with the EC itself alleging that some cops themselves have turned carriers and even couriers. Continue Reading

Figuring out the figures

If February, being the Budget month, is all about number crunching, March is when you take stock, marking as it does the end of the financial year. With the new Finance Bill taking effect from 1 April, these thirty days present the last op for corporates as well as the common man not just to erase past accounting sins Continue Reading