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Multiparty Contests in Assembly Polls Favour none

Posted by - October 11, 2016

By: Atul Cowshish & Malladi Rama Rao India seems to be almost permanently in an election mode. Parliamentary polls dominate the media space, generally once in five years, but state assembly polls are never far from each other. The Modi government says it does not want assembly polls taking place almost every year; President Pranab

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‘Indians died and they did nothing’

Posted by - October 10, 2016

By: Tukoji R. Pandit Pakistan has been pursuing a more aggressive anti-India policy than ever before and India seems helpless. Pakistan has attacked forward military bases inside the country twice in less than a year with the help of ISI-trained terrorists. It is obvious that the unrest in Kashmir is reaching alarming proportions. Pakistan may

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AAP’S Dwindling Popularity

Posted by - October 9, 2016

By: Tushar Charan The Aam Admi Party (AAP) has been a curious political phenomenon from the start. It captured people’s imagination on an unprecedented scale after Arvind Kejriwal (AK) announced its formation by breaking ranks with his mentor, the anti-corruption Ayatollah Anna Hazare. After a setback of transient nature, it went on to win the

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Did India Exist Before Modi BJP?

Posted by - September 4, 2016

By Tukoji Pandit. Listening to the self-praise by BJP stalwarts, their most favourite pastime, one might wonder, if India, as we know it today, existed before the Modi brand of Saffron wave swept India in May 2014. The prime minister, Narendra Modi, his voluble finance minister Arun Jaitley and many other senior party functionaries hardly

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No Magic Wand with Priyanka

Posted by - September 4, 2016

By Allabaksh It is a tragedy that while disenchantment with the leadership of Narendra Modi seems to be growing even before he is half-way through his five-year term no leader or party in the opposition appears to be in a position to rattle him. The main opposition party with an ‘all-India’ reach, the Indian National

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Too Late to Check Swamy?

Posted by - July 6, 2016

 By : Tushar Charan The ‘maverick’ BJP member of the Rajya Sabha, Subramanian Swamy, is out on a hunting spree. He must perhaps be surprised by the ease with which he claimed the scalp of the RBI governor Raghuram Rajan. It was all over within a short time that he spent on Twitter and a

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Kejri Referendum for Delhi

Posted by - July 3, 2016

By :  Allabaksh His demand for holding a referendum on statehood for the national capital looks nothing but a part of the never-ending war that the Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has launched against Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party. He must be aware that there is absolutely no chance of a referendum in

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