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'Collaboration is the way forward in retail'

Here's a cool collection of words that made the news in the last few days. If you missed them then, catch them here.

Print Edition: September 6, 2009

“Collaboration is the way forward in retail”
Kishore Biyani, MD, Future Group, in The Economic Times

Amartya Sen
Amartya Sen

“Are you going to face the anger of the people or are you going to leave Bengal to poverty?”
Amartya Sen, Nobel Laureate, commenting on land acquisition and industrialisation, in an interview to ET Now

“The prices of PDS kerosene and domestic LPG in India are the lowest (in South Asia)… petrol and diesel prices are comparable to the neighbouring countries”
Murli Deora, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, in Business Standard

Pascal Lamy
Pascal Lamy

“Political directions have been sent by world leaders to conclude the round in 2010. What we need to see now is that political impetus being translated into action at the negotiating table”
Pascal Lamy, Director General, WTO, in Business Standard

Rupert Murdoch
Rupert Murdoch

“Quality journalism is not cheap and an industry that gives away its content is cannibalizing its ability to produce good reporting”
Rupert Murdoch, Chairman & CEO, News Corp, quoted in The New York Times

Mallika Sarabhai
Mallika Sarabhai

“Larger issues don’t seem to matter in the corporate world. The country’s biggest business houses told me they couldn’t afford to offend Modi since they had business interests in Gujarat”
Danseuse Mallika Sarabhai, on corporate houses’ refusal to support her on a PIL filed by her against Gujarat CM Narendra Modi, in The Economic Times

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