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PM Modi predicts BJP win in Karnataka, North East; slams Congress dynasty rule in Puducherry
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PM Modi predicts BJP win in Karnataka, North East; slams Congr...

Puducherry : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hit out at the "one family" dynastic rule of Congress for 48 years and said it should be compared with the achievements of the "development-oriented" NDA in the last four years. "One family either directly ... Sify, 1 month ago

To counter BJP’s one-dynasty barb, Congress evokes PV Narasimha Rao after long gap

At long last, PV Narasimha Rao, considered by many to be one of India’s greatest Prime Ministers but who has been airbrushed out of Congress history because of an acrimonious relationship with former Congress president Sonia Gandhi, was feted by the ...
 DNA1 month ago
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Modiji: Privatise Banks Now!

'Modi wants to reverse everything Nehru did, but is shy of touching his daughter's most unwise policies.''There is no example of this more stark than bank nationalisation,' says Shekhar Gupta. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters At the risk of making many of you yawn, or go 'not again', let me use that much-spoken wisdom: Never waste a crisis. The reason this great wisdom is rarely put into effect is that it needs boldness. It isn't an option for bureaucrats, time-servers, or the ...
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Why Modi and his bhakts despise Nehru

'It is perhaps a sense of intellectual inadequacy, of an ingrained inferiority complex born of the years when the BJP languished in the margins of Indian politics and society that, when faced with the soaring ideas about Indian pluralism, the Hindutva camp turns its face so resolutely against Nehru,' says Amulya Ganguli.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com On par with the saffron brotherhood's animus towards Muslims is its dislike of Jawaharlal Nehru. As much was clear from, first, the ...
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'Dalit vote will divide in 2019'

'Modi is the first BJP leader to try to include Dalits in its fold.''But the rank and file of his party is backward and want to bash up Muslims and Dalits whenever they have a chance.' In Raisina Model: Indian Democracy at 70, his new book, the British economist and peer Meghnad Desai discusses the journey the country he was born in has taken so far. Like many former British colonies, Lord Desai notes, India adopted the Westminster Model, but it 'Indianised it into the Raisina Model'.
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Compare 48-year rule of one family with NDA's 48 months: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lashed out at the Congress saying that one family had ruled the country for over four decades and asked the people to compare the dynasty-led governments with the "development-oriented" National Democratic Alliance. "One family either directly or indirectly ruled the country for 48 years," he told a public meeting organised by the Bharatiya Janata Party in Puducherry, referring to the governments of Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi.   ...
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Why Modi is attacking Congress so hard

The BJP-NDA is still the front-runner for 2019 by a long distance.But if the Congress can go from 110 million to 130 million votes, it will yield a very different kind of NDA.That is what Modi and Shah are fighting to avoid, says Shekhar Gupta. Photograph: Shailendra Bhojak/PTI Photo Reading Prime Minister Narendra D Modi's body language is a mug's game. He is too consummate an artiste of the set-piece to leave things unsaid or undisplayed, between the lines or gestures. He is too ...
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Amit Shah's Rajya Sabha speech: 2 claims right, 3 wrong, 3 partly right, 2 unclear

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah attacked the opposition in his maiden speech in the Rajya Sabha (upper house of Parliament) on February 5, 2018. We fact-checked 10 claims made by Shah, of which three were true, three false, three partly ...
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National Portrait

THE RAISINA MODEL by Meghnad Desai is a meditation on democracy in India. It is written for the intelligent layperson as an evaluation of it. The title is meant to suggest that there is an Indian version of democracy. In the words of the author, ‘India has ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago
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