India Insight

Luxury toilet row raises stink for Indian govt

June 6, 2012

Every morning, Dharma picks up a bottle of water and heads to a field to defecate. His wife goes to a public toilet nearby. The 29-year-old cobbler has been living and working in India’s capital for over ten years now, but he still does not have a toilet in his house. Just like millions of Indians.

Mr Pranab Mukherjee, did we hear ‘austerity’?

May 21, 2012

India is going through a rough patch. The common man knows it, foreign investors know it and so does our government.