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Oct 13, 2015 4:37 pm   #Offstumped

What they did to Arun Shourie before the "Idea of India" was invented

The incident occurred at the Y B Chavan Centre in south Bombay, where Shourie was to present the Lalit Doshi memorial award and deliver a lecture in memory of the late civil servant.

3:04 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   #Politics   

Bihar's Women saying NO to #JungleRaj?

That women in Bihar came out in large numbers, to cast their vote in the first phase of Bihar polls yesterday, is the front page news in most of the Bihar's local newspapers. Here's how it may alter the traditional arithmetic.

2:43 pm   #Offstumped

Hidden Inflation - Schools and Hospitals

Forget food. High on Indian central bank Governor Raghuram Rajan’s radar screen these days is the rising cost of services such as those at hospitals and schools.

2:39 pm   #Offstumped

#MakeinIndia with Anil - German Torpedo Manufacturer coming

Germany’s Atlas Elektronik GmbH is tying up with one of billionaire Anil Ambani’s defense companies to make an advanced torpedo in India, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi pursues a $60 billion expansion of the country’s navy.

2:28 pm   #Offstumped

No worries WSJ we will have our own rankings from next year

"How could Indian IITs do so badly in a global ranking of engineering schools"

12:58 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Sanjiv Bhatt gets a Supreme Message from the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court today dismissed the plea of sacked Gujarat cadre IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt seeking impleadment of BJP president Amit Shah and the then MoS Home in the state government and RSS functionary S Gurumurthy as parties in his petition about 2002 riots.

7:30 am   #NitiCommentary   #States   #Politics   

Bengaluru BBMP needs a CAG Audit

Member of Parliament Rajeev Chandrasekhar has written a letter to Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah demanding an immediate CAG Audit into the BBMP Finances from 2010.

7:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #National   

IAF should induct the LCA

IAF is opposing the induction of LCA saying that the LCA is vastly inferior to the Rafale.

12:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #World   

Vladimir Putin plays Russian Roulette

Vladimir Putin has publicly called the world community to unite against ISIS. He already has boots on the ground in Syria.

Oct 12, 2015 5:45 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #States   

Bihar 2015 - Phase 1 seats analysis

The Bihar poll bugle has been blown. Phase I of the much awaited election got over with Mahagathbandhan on the backfoot.

2:46 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   #Politics   

Bihar gets NaMo's #MannKiBaat

The first round of polling is underway for Bihar Assembly Election as Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed second Parivartan Rally of the day at Bhabua. The loudly cheering crowd had an opportunity to listen to PM's #MannKiBaat.

12:59 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

#HandInHand2015 - Sino-Indian Armies begin Joint Anti-terror Exercise

Indian and Chinese armies today kicked off a 10-day joint anti-terrorism exercise in China's Yunnan province which officials said will help enhance mutual understanding, communication and cooperation.

12:45 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Shiv Sena redefines "Non-violence"

In a shameful act, Shiv Sena's activists today allegedly smeared black ink on the face of ORF chairman Sudheendra Kulkarni for organising former Pakistan foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri's book launch in Mumbai.

12:38 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   #Politics   

JD-U corruption expose gets a NaMo zinger

As the first phase of polling is underway in Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed an election rally at Jehanabad. PM in his speech exposed JD-U corruption.

10:03 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   #Politics   

Bihar 2015 - Battle begins with Nitish suffering setback

Voting for the first phase of the much awaited Bihar Assembly election began today, amid resignation of a JDU Minister after he was allegedly caught on camera taking bribe in a sting operation.

8:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

Bharat Karnad on India's need to build Hard Power

India's top National Security Strategist Bharat Karnad in his new book explains how we are about symbolism of great power instead of substance of great power.

12:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #World   

Xinjiang : The Thorn in China's Might

In Tibet, the Communist leadership openly said that Tibet had entered the Golden Age, it is not the case in Xinjiang.

Oct 11, 2015 6:56 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Narendra Modi dispels Rumour Mongering on Reservations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the Bhoomipujan of two Metro Corridors at BKC, Mumbai.