How bloody expensive it is to work for aam admi

Depending on who you believe, between 20 per cent and 93 per cent of our population earns less than a dollar a day.  And only one per cent of our population may spend more than Rs 20 a day.

Mercifully, our politicians, cutting across party lines, belong to a classification our economists haven’t come up with yet.

# BJP candidate from Maddur constituency, former MLA D.C. Thammanna has declared assets worth Rs 100 crore.

# JDS candidate from Madhugiri constituency, Anita Kumaraswamy has declared total assets of Rs 28.57 crore.

# Congress candidate from Karwar constituency, Satish Shyl has declared the total assets of Rs 22 crore.

Also read: 1,611 per cent jump in assets in five years. Hello!

A snapshot of a poor, debt-ridden farming family

And a snapshot of a simple devotee of Lord Rama

How many poems can fetch a poet Rs 8.5 crore?