Virendra Kapoor

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Courageous of PM to talk about wealth creators

His task is to rev up spluttering economic engine through reforms and incentives.   Belatedly, the message seems to be...

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Scrapping Article 370 had become inevitable

Despite Pak disavowal of war, it cannot be trusted not to create mischief in Valley.   In the end, you...

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Economic slowdown is unmistakable

Without fresh investment in private sector 7% growth difficult.   By all accounts, the economic situation is going to get...

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When Manmohan presented Sinha’s budget

To tell the truth, the budget that Yashwant Sinha prepared but Singh actually presented was dictated by the IMF-World Bank....

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Priyanka is ready, willing to replace Rahul as party boss

Despite Rahul’s reservations, Congress has no one else to fill the vacuum at the top.   Believe me, no other...

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Politicians, media silent on Rs 4,500 cr ‘scam’ allegation

The conspiracy of silence only spotlights the double standards of the media.     The new Leader of Opposition in...

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First Modi-2.0 Budget could have broken fresh ground

Nirmala Sitharaman could have been bolder in pushing the reform agenda.     Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman got the symbolism...

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Attacking voters is no way to regain political relevance

Congress leaders need to look themselves in the mirror to find out why they were rejected.   Probably on cue...

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Needed, pragmatism in land and labour laws

Vital structural reforms find no mention in the agenda of Modi 2.0.     Economic reforms did not find much...

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Rahul absent, Congress thrown into confusion

A federal party with Congress as pivot way out of current crisis of credibility.   At one level, it is...

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Rahul resignation not enough to revive Congress

Gandhis should cede total control of the party for it to grow and prosper.   Rahul Gandhi’s presence at the...

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After big win, Modi must take everyone along

Addressing economic slowdown and social unrests main challenges.   India is assured of another five years of a Mazboot Sarkar....

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Mamata continues Marxist tradition of misrule by cadre

Delivering elections earns TMC lumpens right to play bully for five years.   With each phase of polling, there has...

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Defeated Opposition wants to deny BJP a clear majority

Even if reliant on allies, not in Modi’s nature to run an indecisive government.   Having seen the writing on...

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Manmohan Singh launches surgical strike against truth

Fearing complete rout, Congress invents mythical strikes to erode Modi magic.   Rahul Gandhi and the Chinese ambassador are good...

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Modi towers like Colossus, rivals get little traction

Divided Opposition fails to zero in on one big issue to pin down the Modi Sarkar.   They had pinned...

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Opposition blames EVMs for failure to win voters’ trust

Apex Court must reject out of hand periodic anti-EVM petitions to bolster EC.   The Supreme Court reminding the Election...

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Leaderless NCP, Congress rely on Raj Thackeray

Raj Thackeray bolsters secular-liberal image of the Rahul Congress.   Only last week media pundits went gaga over all the...

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Congress manifesto promises moon without homework

Congress’ past and fiscal numbers make it a work of fiction to be binned after poll.     The pseudo-liberal...

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Grand Alliance in tatters as Modi storms campaign trail

Opposition leaders unwilling to forgo a few seats for the larger objective.   In less than a fortnight, polling for...

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Rahul’s mentor Sam puts foot in own mouth

IT honcho absolves Pakistan, while holding ‘eight people’ responsible for 26/11.   Shyam-turned-Sam Pitroda seems to have taken upon himself...

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China backs ‘iron friend’ on Azhar, gets isolated globally

Yet Rahul Gandhi shows poor understanding, calling it a diplomatic disaster.   Even if the objective behind Rahul Gandhi’s cheap...

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Opposition and its media proxies nitpick on Balakot

Pulwama has changed narrative, nationalism set to dominate Lok Sabha poll.   The story is apocryphal but it still speaks...

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Post-Pulwama, Pak stands isolated and penniless

Modi shows leadership, forcing Pak and domestic opposition on back foot.   The war-like situation is over. For now. Even...