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Four of the world's eight richest are Indians - a barometer of India's growing prosperity, or just a case of the rich getting richer??

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Asked by cyrus irani, 08 Mar '08 07:33 pm
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One cannot reach both conclusions on a typical scale. One way of looking at it is, Yes, it is barometer of India's growing prosperity. Look at the conglomerates they have build, look at the jobs they have created, look at the ancillary industries that have sprung up because of them, look at the taxes they pay to the Govt kitty. Doesn't it all matter. The empires built by the three Indians combined (excluding the NRI) are having a net profit of many a billions, let us not envy them. But look at it from the point that, they have paid so much to the Govt that the FM has the liberty of launching various schemes for its stated purpose of alleviating poverty. Where the money goes is a different matter. But if the money from all the industries was not forthcoming, had we been in the same morbid state of the 80s, where would India have been now. They made money by their enterprising attitude and in the process have benefitted society. And it is a matter of pride for India, that we have 4 Ind ...more
Answered by Omega, 08 Mar '08 09:31 pm

 
  
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Rich gets richest. Poor get subsidies. Middles get Taxes.
Answered by Thulasi Madhavan, 08 Mar '08 07:35 pm

 
  
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Yousaid well just a case of the rich getting richer
Answered by RAVI, 08 Mar '08 07:34 pm

 
  
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its a case of rich getting richer.........
Answered by minati vishwakarma, 08 Mar '08 07:36 pm

 
  
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It is a case of rich getting richer.
Answered by Harpreet Dhami, 08 Mar '08 07:35 pm

 
  
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what we are going to take from this world just we are going to take the 6 ftt. These richest persons cannot be justifed and honoured. So, world richest persons cannot be growth to the india's economy
Answered by Chandrasekar R, 08 Mar '08 07:34 pm

 
  
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rich getting richer
Answered by GOPI KUMAR, 08 Mar '08 07:34 pm

 
  
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siphoning of riches of vast indian poor people into the vellies of few rich people. Thank god our poor r able to make few rich in the world arena What do think?
Answered by kishore kumar patnaik, 09 Mar '08 01:15 pm

 
  
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It is simple law, money attracts money.
Answered by Virendra K, 08 Mar '08 09:09 pm

 
  
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n crore indians poor
Answered by shorchor, 08 Mar '08 07:35 pm

 
  
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