Kingfisher issue: Professional manslaughter or premeditated murder?
Last Monday was a late morning. I was knocked over by the barrage of texts and whatsapp messages on my phone as I stumbled out of bed at 7.30 am.
No, it was not my birthday. Not a big festival, either.
I ignored the almost Pavlovian instinct to open the messages and crawled out, motivated solely by the thought of my first cup of brew.
I got to the newspaper a little later and discovered the reason for my literally overnight popularity.
The business papers hinted that the Serious Fraud Investigation Office was going after a global consultancy for its brand valuation that had helped securitise the Kingfisher Airline debts.
They were as culpable, the stories said, as the wilful defaulter on the run.
Read more at: http://www.rediff.com/business/repo...l-killing-or-premeditated-murder/20160321.htm