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Substandard Pakistan No Match For India
June 18, 2019
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The Doctor Uprising in West Bengal
West Bengal governor calls major political parties for a meeting in a bid to stop post-poll violence in the state
Police stop BJP protestors from reaching police headquarters in Kolkata leading to clashes
PM asks all ministers to reach office by 9.30 am. Also asks senior ministers to guide new comers
NIA raids seven places in Coimbatore over suspected IS module
UP Bar Council chief, elected just three days back, shot dead on Agra district court premises
Isro to launch Chandrayaan-2 on July 15
The NRS hospital incident snowballs into a major crisis in West Bengal, affecting delivery of healthcare across the state
India play New Zealand in the World Cup today. Both teams are the only unbeaten teams left in the tournament
Congress thinking of having an interim president as the headless party is being torn apart
Temperatures in Delhi soar up to 48 degrees, the highest on over 20 years
Yuvraj Singh announces retirement from international cricket
SC to hear plea of the wife of journalist Prashant Kanojia, who was arrested for an alleged defamatory post on UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Modi asks all secretaries in the government to think of themselves as the PM while implementing strategies
WB governor KN Tripathi says he has not submitted a report that calls for the dismissal of the state government
Mamata Banerjee compares herself to a wounded tigress and warns the BJP against dislodging her government over post-poll clashes
Agitating doctors refuse to hold closed-door meeting with West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee. They ask her to visit NRS Hospital instead for an open meeting
Category Archives: Politics
Blame Game Is Not Going To Help The Congress
Defections In Telangana: Where Is The Conscience?
The Congress Party: Headless And Clueless
Mamata Banerjee Allows The BJP To Get Under Her Skin
Congress: Silence Is Not Golden
Key Ministers In Modi's New Cabinet
The Buzz About The Composition Of The New Cabinet
Majoritarian Bullying Is Back Again
Rahul Insists On Quitting, But Does The Congress Have A Choice?
Narendra Modi: Pledges And Trust
Rahul Gandhi: Flop Show Despite Exemplary Effort
Narendra Modi Paints India Saffron, Again
Do Opposition Charges Of EVM Replacement Hold Water?
Arvind Kejriwal: Absurd And Shocking Charge
Election Commission Needs To Clean Up Its Act
Violence In Kolkata Road Show: Whodunit?
Why Modi Should Avoid The Radars
Will Pitroda's Remarks On 1984 Riots Influence Voting in Punjab?
Turncoats: One Day Here, Next Day There
Priyanka Turns Tail, Not To Contest In Varanasi
Apology From Rahul Gandhi: At Least One More Is Due
Congress And AAP: Going Their Own Ways
Pragya's Nomination: PM Modi Defends The Indefensible
Rahul Gandhi Is Becoming A Habitual Offender
Congress Sacrifices Priyanka Chaturvedi For "Lumpen Goons"
Pragya From Bhopal: BJP Is Pushing The Envelope
Was Azam Khan Punished By The EC Because He Is A Muslim?
Hate Speeches: No Deliverance From The Evil
The Sinhas: Has The Better Half Joined A Better Party?
Misogyny Is In Azam Khan's Blood And The Political Ideology He Represents
Who Is Defeating Chandrababu Naidu - Jagan Reddy Or EVMs?
Will Priyanka Smile Her Way To Varanasi?
Biopic On Modi: Film Banned, Web Series Running
Why Rahul Gandhi Instantly Comments On Things He Doesn't Understand?
Ban On Modi Biopic: Miscalculation By Both The BJP And The Producers
Congress Purveys Fake News, Makes Wild Allegations
Directly Using Pulwama Martyrs And IAF To Ask For Votes Is Not Right
Poll Of Polls: NDA Will Be Back, But Just
BJP's Manifesto: Old Priorities Underlined And Reordered
Will The New Lok Sabha Not Have A Single AAP MP?
Is Uttar Pradesh Swinging Back The BJP Way?
Mamata Banerjee Takes On Election Commission, Again
If Leaders Divide The Opposition, Will People Consolidate The Votes?
Shatrughan And Sidhu: Then And Now
Why Have A Model Code Of Conduct That Does Not Have Legal Sanctity?
Advani's Blog: Outpourings Of A Disgruntled And Bitter Man
Gagging The Media: What is Tejasvi Surya Afraid Of?
Rahul From Wayanad: BJP Amused, Left Furious
Omar Abdullah And His Pipe Dreams
Modiji Ki Sena: Yogi And His Ilk Need To Be Silenced
Facebook Charges Congress IT Cell With "Inauthentic Behaviour", Removes Pages
Regional Parties: Thinking Local, Ignoring Congress, Helping the BJP
UP: Jolt To SP-BSP-RLD Alliance, Nishad Party Quits to Join NDA
Income Tax Raids: Raising The Bogey Of Assault On Federal Structure Will Not Do
By Mocking Modi, Rahul & Co. Are Lowering Their Own Presitge
Nyuntam Aay Yojana: Where's The Money, Honey?
Kanhaiya Kumar Snubbed By Bihar Mahagathbandhan
Rahul Gandhi Takes On Mamata Banerjee
Amit Shah: From Party President To Home Minister?
Sam Pitroda: More Loyal Than The Prince
Shatrughan Sinha: Victim Of His Own Verbosity
Opposition Parties Questioning Timing Of Nirav Modi's Arrest Is Silly
Maybe Rahul 3.0 Will Be Effective In 2024
Will NDA Return With Majority?
Rahul's Spurning Of Kejriwal Likely To Hand All 7 Delhi Seats Back To The BJP
West Bengal: Survey Shows BJP Gaining Massively
#MainBhiChowkidar: Turning "Chowkidar Chor Hai" On Its Head
Rahul Gandhi: Not Being An Effective Leader
Battleground UP: Not As Bad For The BJP As Made Out To Be
Opposition Parties: Losing The Plot?
Elections 2019: Dance Of Democracy
Balakot: Stop The Body Count
Proof of Strikes: One Opposition Leader In Each Fighter Plane Next Time
Distorting Facts To Further 'Modi Hatao' Campaign
Abhinandan's Release Must Not Divert Attention From Terrorism
Surgical Strike 2.0: Jaish Camps Destroyed In Pakistan By IAF
Pre-Poll Alliances: BJP's Fast And Furious Moves
BJP-Shiv Sena: Getting Cosy Again
Opposition Parties: Will They Get Their Act Together?
Flashpoint Pulwama: Stamp of ISI Is Clear
Action On Akhilesh Yadav: BJP's Double Standards
Mamata Versus Centre: Claiming Moral Victory In Unsavoury Incident
Mamata On The Warpath: Courts To Decide Now
Karnataka Face-Off: Playing Into BJP's Hand
ABP-CVoter Survey: Hung Parliament?
Opposition Unity Going For A Toss
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra: Battle Ready
Mamata's United Opposition Rally: Questions Remain Unanswered
CBI Must Be Made Independent And Strong
Going Beyond 50% Reservations: Making India More Mediocre
Kamal Nath Government:Stopping Pension For Sufferers Of Emergency Is Wrong
Snooping: NDA Has Just Notified Agencies Under Existing Laws And Rules
A Resurgent Congress Might Be Bad News For Opposition Unity
Rafale Deal: More Twists And Turns
Congress: Old Shenanigans Will Not Do
KCR Is Boss In Telengana
Congress: Resurrecting Itself With A Vengeance
Congress Loses Mizoram, Blanked Out From The North-East
Exit Polls: The Voter Is Confused, But The BJP Is On The Backfoot
Why Would Owaisi Flee If BJP Wins Telengana?
J&K: Was It Proper To Dissolve The Assembly?
Law To Build Temple At Disputed Site In Ayodhya Would Be Disastrous
Law Versus Faith, Tradition and Custom
Which Way Will The Semi-Finals Go?
Opposition Unity A Non-Starter?
Chhattisgarh: Divided Opposition Makes It Easy For BJP
Rafale Deal: Skin Saving Contest
Mayawati's Actions Will Thwart Opposition Unity
Shadow Boxing By Congress in Goa
Fighting Fire With Fire Will Be Disastrous For The Congress
Mallya-Jaitley: Political Capital Out of Sidling Up
Modi-Shah Team Is Too Confident
Arresting Sofia: Why Is The Ruling Class So Insecure?
Don't Differentiate Between 'Crimes'
Rahul Gandhi At LSE: Peddling Excuses
Congress Cannot Wash Its Hand Off The 1984 Sikh Riots
Double Jolt Makes AAP A Truly One-Man Show
Politics In Tamil Nadu: Interesting Phase
Atal Bihari: Leaders Like Him Are Not Made Any More
Rajya Sabha: BJP Outfoxes The Congress - And The Opposition
Will KCR Be The Next Nitish Kumar?
Will The United Front Without A Face Win Against Modi?
Super Emergency in Silchar. What About Bengal?
NRC: Wrong To Accuse Government of Discrimination
Prove Quid Pro Quo Before Faulting PM For Meeting Businessmen
Raising The Muslim Bogey Will Not help The BJP, Stop This Nonsense
Another Climbdown By The Congress
2019: Will Too Many Cooks Spoil The Opposition Broth?
No-Trust Motion Will Be Defeated
Karnataka: HDK In Tears, Coalition Not Working
People Will Suffer As Kejriwal Refuses To Shed Confrontationist Attitude
After SC Decision, Delhi Must Be Granted Full Statehood
BJP Pulls The Plug, J&K Without Elected Government
Delhi HC Castigates Kejriwal For Indulging In Dramabazi
Congress In Karnataka: Capitulation And Dissidence
Pranab Mukherjee Upholds Highest Democratic Principles At Nagpur
BJP: Playing Haughty Big Brother Does Not Pay
Not Another "India Shining" Please
Bypoll Results: Creases Deepen For Modi-Shah
What Is Pranab Mukherjee Up To?
Talking About Self-Esteem And Indulging In Chamchagiri
Opposition Unity: Sustainable or Self-Destructive?
Fasten Your Belts, More Action Coming Up In Karnataka
The Country Definitely Needs Prayers
Vote Share, First Past The Post And Post-Poll Alliance
Congress-JD(S) Will Always Have To Be On Guard
BJP: Beaten, Bruised And Demoralized
Why Is BSY Gung-Ho About The Floor Test ?Have Deals Already Been Struck?
The Unsavoury Mess In Karnataka
Over To Legal Eagles And Horse Traders
Invitation to BJP: Legally Right, Morally Wrong
Why The JD(S) Chose Congress As Alliance Partner?
Siddaramaiah: Sacrificial Lamb
Karnataka: Ideally, The BJP Should Sit In The Opposition
Karnataka: Not JD(S), Governor Will Be Kingmaker
Who Will The JD(S) Support in Karnataka?
Karnataka Exit Polls: No Clear Picture
Karnataka Votes Today: Congress, BJP or Hung?
Stop Questioning Sonia Gandhi's Nationality or Indian-ness
New Mantra: Bribing Voters For Not Voting
Karnataka Elections: Final Assessment
Jinnah's Portrait Is Just An Excuse To Browbeat Muslims
No Amnesty For Stone Pelting Criminals
Gang Rape is Never a "Choti Si Baat"
Lalu Yadav: Why Prolong AIIMS Sojourn? Cell is Waiting.
Congress Phobia: Aircraft Snag is Also 'Conspiracy'
Karnataka: Does Hung Assembly Mean BJP-JD(S) Will Form The Next Government?
Congress Doing Serious Damage by Bringing Impeachment Motion Against CJI
Politics Over Justice Loya's Death
Dalits Threaten To Puncture BJP's 2019 Hopes
Rahul: BJP To Lose If Oppn United. So What's New?
Bengal: Attacking A Septaugenarian Opposition Leader is Crossing the Line
The Dalit Protests Were Politically Motivated
Mayawati Shows Her Guiles
Why Is Ashutosh Belittling Anna Hazare?
Will Mayawati Foil Amit Shah's Designs?
Andhra: Accepting Special Package Was Naidu's Big Mistake
Has Amit Shah Bowled An Unplayable Yorker?
Federal Front: Long Way To Go
Neo-Luddism - Congress Wants Ballot Papers
What's Cooking For 2019?
Found! The Formula to Beat the BJP
Kerala Murder versus Tripura Violence
Mamata Banerjee Nixes Congress-CPM RS Deal
Desecration of Statues and The Left
Can The BSP-SP Arrangement Be A Trailblazer?
Is It A Good Idea to Have a Regional-Parties-Only Third Front?
To Remain Relevant, Rahul Must Win Karnataka Face-Off With Modi
Meghalaya: Now Await the Politics of Jod-Tod
The Lotus Replaces Hammer-Sickle in Tripura
AAP Legislators Reach a New Low
Allies and In-House Critics Bombard BJP
Punjab, Gujarat and Now Rajasthan: Is the Lotus Wilting?
Make Karni Sena Pay For Loss to Public and Private Property
BJP: Is the Honeymoon Over?
Don't Make Tiranga Rallies Anti-National
Opposition Must Get Its Act Together Fast
CPM: Losing Relevance Through Faulty Policies
Skewed Wealth Distribution: Whose Fault?
Kejriwal Solely Responsible For The Mess AAP Is In
RS Nominations: Who Will Leave AAP Now?
Rajnikanth: Thalaivar's Political Avatar
Padmavati to Padmavat: The Government Has to Act Strongly Now
The Game of Patel, Patel, Bhai-Bhai
Forked Tongues Cannot Wish Away Secularism
Lieutenant Governor of Delhi is Being Highhanded
Laloo Yadav: Convicted Twice, But Bluster Not Gone
Gujarat and Himachal: Wise Choices by BJP
BJP Faces New Challenges in Gujarat
Gujarat: Easy Win For BJP Will Be Disturbing For Public Discourse
Unsubstantiated Charges Do Not Win Respect
Gujarat First Phase: Is It Advantage BJP?
Neecha or Neech: Mani Shankar Aiyar's Howler
Are Opinion Polls Slanted to Suit Media Groups' Liking?
Should We Disband the CBFC?
Gujarat: Has Congress Landed Itself in a Soup?
Rahul and Hardik: Together or Not?
Gujarat Elections: Is BJP Facing Defeat?
Criticism Should Lead to Course Correction, Not Brazenness
Dera Violence: Khattar Should Resign
Why Manik Sarkar's Speech Was Not Allowed
Bihar: Two Wrongs and Confused Inner Voice
Will the Mahagathbandhan Break?
Don't Let Darjeeling Burn
Rahul Has No Clue On How To Oppose Modi
Raids: No Vendetta in Fight Against Corruption
AAP is Not Different From Other Parties
Kejriwal is Destroying the AAP Experiment
Shiv Sena: Resentment Will Not Do
AIADMK Merger - Distant Possibility
Hindi Should be Promoted, Not Imposed
AAP Rejected by People of Delhi
Foil Hurriyat Plan by Postponing Anantnag Elections
With Kejriwal It's Not WYSIWYG But MIHTWIV
Hazare Must Expose Kejriwal By Moving Beyond Words
Gaikwad Must Not Go Unpunished
Nitish Kumar May Not Be Acceptable to All
Political Funding Reforms: This Government is Not Serious
Ram Mandir: History Should Not be Obliterated
Muslims Need Not Fear Yogi Adityanath
Yogi Adityanath: What is His Disqualification?
Goa: Smart Politics By BJP Outfoxes the Congress
For Congress, Reviving the Spirit of 2004 is a Pipe Dream
Rahul Gandhi Deserves It, Fashionable or Not
Now, EVMs Are the Culprits for BJP's Popularity
Narendra Modi At the Zenith of His Career
Why AAP Fell By the Wayside
Goa: Parsekar is the Culprit
Uttarakhand: BJP Streamrolls the Congress
Punjab: Captain Brushes Aside Kejriwal, Badal
"Donkeys of Gujarat" Beat Homegrown Species
Burqa-Clad Voters: No Voting Without Identification
Burial or Cremation: It's Not Sakshi Maharaj's Choice
Beginning of the End for Rahul Gandhi?
Govindaraj Diary versus the Sahara-Birla Diaries
Will BJP win UP or Will it be a Hung Assembly?
Trust Votes Should Always be Through Secret Ballot
The Majority Mess in Tamil Nadu
Sasikala: The Vessel of Sins Overflows
Exit Polls by Dainik Jagran: Inadvertent or Calculated?
Political Funding: Clean Up Begins
Shiv Sena: Losing Ground Fast
Priyanka Gandhi: Nothing to Exult About
Uttar Pradesh: Will it be a Hung Assembly?
Cycle Does Not Guarantee Success for Akhilesh
Navjot Sidhu: Born Opportunist
Political Parties: Ending I-T Exemption is Not the Way
Will Kejriwal Become Punjab CM if AAP Wins?
Sakshi Maharaj: Inflammatory Comments
Whose Fault if the Elections and the Budget Clash?
Prime Minister Modi's Speech: Steely Resolve
Tapas Paul Arrest: Why This Drama?
UP Elections: Advantage BJP
Mayawati: Why Protest, Just Explain the Source
Opposition Parties: Missing The Opportunity
Rahul Gandhi, Stop Being a Child
Stop Politicizing the Army
Indian Parliamentary Democracy in Crisis
Opposition Unity Goes For A Toss As Rahul Meets Modi
Owaisi Gives Communal Colour to Cash Crunch
No Public Support For Opposition Parties Against Notebandi
Army Exercise: Ill-Advised Protest in Bengal
Congress: Hacked Twitter Accounts and Regressiveness
Manmohan Singh, Demonetization and His Master's Voice
Demonizing Demonetization, Spreading Anarchy
Continued Assault on Press Freedom
OROP Suicide: Dirty Politics Instead of Sorrow
Bhopal Jailbreak: Killing To Hide?
Samajwadi Party: Point of No Return
Varun Gandhi: Hushing Up Will Not Do
Uttar Pradesh Elections: BJP Should Name CM Face
Burning Effigies is Legitimate Way of Protest
Rahul Gandhi Displays a Khooni Juban
Congress, Kejriwal Are Questioning the Indian Army
War With Pakistan: India Should Now Do All To Avert It
Marathas: Rape Trigger for Supressed Anger Over Quotas
No Cricket With Pakistan and No Pakistani Artists in India
What's Brewing in the Samajwadi Party?
Separatists in Kashmir: Not Thinking About the People
Anna Disowns Kejriwal as AAP Controversies Multiply
J & K: Let a Thousand Ideas Flow
PM Modi Failed To Warn Miscreants Spreading Majoritarian Terror
What the Nation Wants to Hear From the PM on I-Day
Bulandshahr Gang Rape: Insensitive Samajvadi Leaders Have Repeatedly Failed UP Women
Reservations: Leave the Judiciary Alone
AAP-in-Punjab Going the BJP-in-Delhi Way
Let Parliament Function Smoothly and Get Business Done
Arunachal: BJP Outfoxed and Outmaneuvered
Digvijay Singh Issues 'Clean Chit' to Zakir Naik
Congress Discloses its Cards For UP
Learn Your Lesson: Do Not Misuse Article 356
Do Not Make Heroes Out of Terrorists
Congress Needs More Than Priyanka in UP
PM Ends Smriti Irani's Controvesial Tenure as HRD Minister
Cabinet Expansion: A Clever Mix of Youth & Experience
With Friends Like These, PM Modi Doesn't Need Enemies
The Nation Wants Your Best, Just Do It
Congress: Mismanaging the Family Firm
Is It Return of Jungle Raj in Bihar?
Changing Opinion of US Media About Pakistan
Uttarakhand Floor Test: Egg on Centre's Face
Didi in Trouble? Not Really
Bribes Were Paid, So Who Took the Money?
No Place For Whim in Democracy
Unrepenting Pakistan: Now Accusing India of "Staging" Pathankot Terror Attack
President's Rule, Judiciary and the Congress Party
The RSS is Nothing Like the ISIS
Owaisi and the Idea of Bharat as Motherland
Sri Sri: Defending the Indefensible
Is Kanhaiya Trying to Get Himself Re-Arrested?
Undesirable Elements Hijacking JNU Issue
Peace is a Pipe-Dream With Intransigeant Pakistan
Muslim Personal Law & Indian Constitution
For Rahul, Bangalore is Not Hyderabad
Sworn Enemies in One State, Friends in Another
Providing Governance To A Sensitive Border State
ISIS Threat is Real and Growing, India Has to be Vigilant
Reverse Swing in Award Wapsi
Political Meddling in Students' Dispute Ends in a Suicide
Indo-Pak Dispute: Needed a Dedicated Ministry in Both Countries
Dr Swamy and the Ram Mandir Issue
Will Pathankot make Pakistan Act Against Jaish?
Kejriwal Uses the Language of a Hardened Loafer
Irresponsible Congress Throws Charge of Political Vendetta
Congress should Allow Passage of GST Bill
Mamata Tries to Pass the Buck
Bihar to Enforce Prohibition From April 2016
Bihar Poll Results Decisively Prove that India is not Intolerant
Bihar Exit Polls: Too Close to Call
Shiv Sena Blackens Its Own Face
Emergency Like Situation? Not Even By a Long Shot
A Devilish Excuse By Laloo Yadav
Maintaining Communal Harmony: A Huge Test for Assam
Review Reservation Policy, But Without Politics
Sowing the Seeds of Another Agitation in Assam
OROP Now, But Reemployment Later Will be Sensible
Why is Manipur Burning?
Mr V P, Affirmative Action for Muslims Exists
Shadow Boxing Over Bihar
Murder Most Foul: Punish the Perpetrators
If Patels Are OBC, Who Isn't?
The Generals Have it Their Way in Pakistan
Pakistan Back to Playing Dirty Games
A Pragmatic Speech Some Found Boring
Sushma Swaraj: All Smoke and no Fire
Parliament or Theatre of the Absurd
Are Muslims Really Persecuted in India?
Sushma Swaraj Must Resign for Her Improper Deed
Bihar: A Classic Case of Overdoing Caste Alignments
Naga Accord: Too Early to be Happy
No Either/Or, Both the Memons (and Dawood) Should be Hanged
Attack in Punjab: Pakistan Opens a New Front
Enter the Era of Blackmail Politics
Iftar parties: Time to End the Sham
Vyapam Scam is Not Choti Si Baat
VIP Racism: Flourishing at All Levels
#Selfiewithdaughter a Smash Hit, Critics Look Foolish
Are Malegaon Blast Accused 'Good' Extremists?
The Lalit Modi Affair: BJP Wrong in Backing Sushma & Raje
Why is Pakistan Perturbed Over India's Hot Pursuit Policy
A Marriage of Convenience in Bihar: Will it Last?
Modi's Bangladesh Trip a Huge Success
Kejriwal Makes Intemperate Statements Against the LG
Politicians Imagine Conspiracies by the Media
India & Bangladesh: Time to Eliminate Differences
Janata Parivar Unity: Acche Din are not Coming
Avatar 2.0 or 10.0, Rahul Will Never Take to Learning
Modi Govt's 365 Days: Moving in the Right Direction
Jaya Not Pure as Gold Yet, Assumes Office Once Again
The Chinese Give Nothing Away
Congress Led Opposition Following Politics of Blackmail
Welcome Civility in Parliament
Should We Have a Shadow Cabinet in India?
Why is the Oppn. Protesting Introduction of GST Bill in Lok Sabha?
Giriraj Singh Makes a Racist Remark
Arvindji, AAP Toh Aise Na Thhey
Modi Government in Knots over Pakistan
An Honest Officer Dies "Unnaturally"
Where is the Difference Mr Kejriwal?
Union Budget 2015-16: Doing Much Without Seeming to do Anything
Tussle Continues Over Land Bill
The Government Should Not Budge From it's Growth Agenda
BJP's Loss: A Classic Case of How Not to Fight Elections
Kejriwal's Victory Might Change Future Equations
"Immigrants" from North-East or Antipathists in Delhi?
BJP Seems To Be Losing It in Delhi
Debates and Questions: New Ways to Fool People
Growth in Muslim Population is Not Alarming
Kiran Bedi's Joining BJP Can Backfire
LPG Subsidy to MP's is Just Loose Change
Battle Lines Drawn for Delhi Elections
Modi Takes First Step to Rein in Hindutva Elements
Hindutva Elements Derailing PM's Growth Agenda
Grand Alliance in J & K Would be Unholy
Mulayam Goes Bananas Again
Be Serious About Countries Omitting Kashmir From Maps of India
Childish and Petulant Fight Over Nehru
West Bengal: Doctors Harden Stand After CM Fails To Offer Solace
Blame Game Is Not Going To Help The Congress
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