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Western media bias and realities of Modi’s policies for minorities

The BJP government has worked to empower the Pasmanda backward class of Muslims at every step.   NEW DELHI: Ever...

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Will caste politics prove a gamble for electoral victory?

In the 21st century, India should be discussing ‘let’s do away with caste’ rather than further dividing India on those...

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Espionage, power politics and legal ‘Laxman Rekha’

‘A.S. Dulat has always been known for all the wrong reasons in the country, especially his soft outlook towards terrorists’....

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PM Modi’s political magic will continue

Ahead of the 2024 general elections, this year may see the BJP’s southern push, specifically in Tamil Nadu.   NEW...

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Political expectations and challenges for 2024

Modi and Shah know this: Even if annihilated 92:8, Congress is the only other horse in the race for national...

Sushil Kumar Modi meets the family members of the victims of the Chapra Hooch tragedy

Tussle over Bihar prohibition policy as hooch deaths rise

‘India’s frequent attempts to enforce prohibition have been ineffectual’.   NEW DELHI: Does prohibition really work? The death toll in...

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BJP now ready to fulfil promise of Uniform Civil Code

Party brings private member’s bill in Parliament on UCC, showing how PM Modi is determined to implement his promises.  ...

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Money, political power in media not new in India

There have been occasions in journalism when political forces or corporate houses forced the dismissal of editors.   NEW DELHI:...

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Women voters will be a deciding factor for BJP

Emergence of women as an electoral constituency is an encouraging development for Indian democracy.   NEW DELHI: Is BJP and...

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India needs a common stringent law to check illegal conversion

The country is facing different socio-political problems due to illegal conversion.   NEW DELHI: Is BJP adopting a new agenda...

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Crisis of real issues for opposition and alternative parties

Leaders and parties should let go of the age-old formula of luring people with promise of government jobs.   NEW...

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Distrust in electoral system weakens democracy

Opposition leaders keep questioning the decisions and actions of the EC, Supreme Court, CBI, even the Indian Army.   Immediately...

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Pitfalls in politics from hypocrisy, arrogance

Mahatma Gandhi did not insist on transparency and candour without reason. In social life, cunning and hypocrisy can serve immediate...

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Worship Ganesha, Lakshmi, give the right picture of India

Illusion has been created in India and abroad that the common man’s living standard in India is lower than in...

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Is Rahul’s yatra to rub salt or apply ointment on people’s wounds?

Ordinary citizens are asking what Rahul Gandhi and his party are doing to provide relief from the wounds of economic...

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Coalition quagmire’s desire for power by erasing one’s identity

KCR has even changed the name of his party to pursue his national ambitions.   NEW DELHI: The ground is...

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Curbing terror, protecting culture through social reform campaigns

There is restlessness in a section due to the ‘actions’ of the government.   NEW DELHI: The steps to ban...

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Delicate thread of ties between the Sangh, organisation, govt

Selfish elements are taking undue advantage in the name of the temple, cow, and Ganga-Yamuna.   NEW DELHI: Who is...

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Narendra Modi: From grassroots struggle to global success

NEW DELHI: Power, prosperity, and peak-success are important, but that is possible through the ability to struggle and the persistence...

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Education, health have become big issues in power-politics

By giving priority to education and health in politics and society, dreams of democracy and progress will be realized.  ...

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Slavish fascination for foreign media can be dangerous

A section of media in India, due to its slave mentality, has been peddling information provided by foreign publications.  ...

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Pressure, effects of politics delay CBI investigation

Like the Federal Bureau of Investigation of America, the entire structure, rules, etc., of CBI should be made more effective....

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Issue of legal restraint on corrupt or seriously accused public servant

Not just a code of conduct, but a law is needed for everyone regarding criminal matters.   New Delhi: In...

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With freedom comes political, social responsibilities

Along with cheers of freedom, determination for self-restraint and discipline are also needed.   NEW DELHI: On the occasion of...