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More corporate lobbying is bad business – Comment – FT.com

January 26, 2010 Leave a comment

Supreme Court’s decision to give corporate interests more political influence is a prescription for a schlerotic economy where entrepreneurs will find life even harder, writes Mark Roe. http://m.ft.com/cms/s/0/bd03f92e-09aa-11df-b91f-00144feabdc0.html?catid=9&SID…

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A better way to reduce financial sector risk – Opinion – Comment – FT.com

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Rather than limit the size or activity of banks, why not phase out deposit insurance as deposits grow beyond a certain size, suggests Raghuram Rajan.

http://m.ft.com/cms/s/0/63a3bb52-09f1-11df-8b23-00144feabdc0.html?catid=171&S…

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When nations turn into hoarders – comment – Comment – FT.com

January 26, 2010 1 comment

Across the world, major powers are moving to secure access to energy, food and, in some cases, water. Faith in a trade-based system, with nations buying what they need on open, world markets, is giving ground to an effort by individual nations to secure supplies, writes Gideon Rachman.

http://m.ft.com/cms/s/0/60de67dc-09f1-11df-8b23-00144feabdc0.html?catid=181&S…

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Child trafficking from north-east to Tamilnadu: is Church involved? The Times of India on Mobile

January 26, 2010 Leave a comment

Hundreds of children from the northeastern states are being trafficked by well-networked groups, who have found a safe haven in Tamil Nadu. The rescue of 76 malnourished children, from Manipur and Assam, from a home at Kuzhithurai in Kanyakumari district this week is only the tip of a vast network, which receives crores of rupees from churches and agencies abroad by showing a large number of children under their “care”

http://m.timesofindia.com/PDATOI/articleshow/5500852.cms

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