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Dec 02, 2015 9:12 am   #Offstumped   #States

Saffron One-Upmanship in Telangana over lacklustre BJP Performance

Why is BJP drifting aimlessly in a state where it should have occupied the Opposition space completely ?

9:04 am   #Offstumped   #States

Kejriwal's War on Private Schools

It was necessary to bring these changes in the education system because ?in the present, nobody could run a private school without engaging in cheating or corruption,? said the chief minister.

9:03 am   #Offstumped   #World

Islamic State Sympathizers in US Prefer Twitter

Islamic State sympathizers in U.S. prefer Twitter among social media and often meet face-to-face in small groups, a new study of terrorism cases finds.

9:01 am   #Offstumped   #Politics

Sonia put out Chidu to hang and dry ?

As raids were conducted today on two firms in Chennai, one of which had links to Karti Chidambaram, his father and former Union minister P Chidambaram called it a "malicious onslaught launched by the government".

9:00 am   #Offstumped   #World

India holds its ground #COP21

On Day 2 of Climate Summit, India holds its ground - It was important for India and the developing nations to have access to "financial support and technological access" so as to accelerate the pace of their efforts, to achieve results quicker.

8:59 am   #Offstumped   #Economy

Moody's lifts the mood

Moody's Investors Service says investment cycle in India is showing nascent signs of recovery, driven by an upturn in the capital replacement cycle. - The Economic Times on Mobile

8:50 am   #Offstumped   #Modi Governance

Edmund Burke to Max Mueller

Prime Minister Narendra Modi invoked Edmund Burke ? ?It is easy to give power, it is difficult to give wisdom? ? and Max Mueller during his speech. - The Economic Times on Mobile

8:36 am   #Offstumped   #Modi Governance

NaMo's popularity undiminished

Mint-Instavaani poll was conducted in November, after Bihar election results but before Modi's speech in Parliament on Friday when he reached out to the opposition

8:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Governance   

Bankey Behari Temple target of Akhilesh government's power-grab

In a fresh move opposing a secular Indian state from running Hindu Temples, Vrindavan's Bankey Behari temple priests have spoken unanimously against the Uttar Pradesh government's intent on acquiring the century-old temple - on the pretext of developing it.

7:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #Politics   

Dear Rahul-Sonia, Are You Serious about India?

It beats the daylights out of me that the Vice President of the Congress party Rahul Gandhi has a serious problem with cleaning up our own country - is he worried about the rot in his backyard ?

Dec 01, 2015 6:03 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Narendra Modi in Rajya Sabha reminds MPs of their Dharma

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing Rajya Sabha today, reminded everyone of their responsibility towards the nation.

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

Yeddyurappa's comeback on a fast-track

After the high court quashed former governor HR Bhardwaj's sanction to prosecute BS Yeddyurappa, a special Lokayukta court on Monday struck down four other FIRs against him.

2:52 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Kerala Model of "Secularism" rocked - Madrasas, Misogyny and Discrimination

Vellappally Natesan is rocking Kerala's Secular Consensus with his ongoing Yatra even as recent revelations of prevalent sexual exploitation in madrasas in Kerala expose the rot within the so called "secular" politics of the state.

2:19 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

India overtakes China as world's fastest growing major economy in second Quarter

Robust second quarter GDP numbers suggest that the economy is in early stages of recovery, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said today.

1:13 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Meenakshi Lekhi on how Nehru denied India Free Speech

Slamming the Congress over its double standards on the issue of intolerance, BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi yesterday in Lok Sabha said that the freedom of speech was curtailed in the constitutional amendment by none other than Pandit Nehru in 1951.

11:30 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   

Smriti Irani's GIAN takes off

Global Initiative of Academic Networks -GIAN aims to encourage International Academicians to engage with Institutes of India.

8:45 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

Know all about 'Bharat Ko Janiye' Quiz

To create awareness about India's rich cultural heritage and its diversity among the Indian diaspora youth, the Ministry of External Affairs has launched a “Bharat ko Janiye” quiz online, as part of the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas to be held next year in January.

1:04 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

Narendra Modi addresses COP 21 Plenary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed COP 21 Plenary. On the occasion he also dedicated new edition of his book Convenient Action.

12:49 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

Narendra Modi at launch of International Solar Alliance - COP 21

International Solar Alliance was the event that stole the show on the day one of COP 21. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present at the launch of the Alliance and his contribution towards the use of Solar Energy was lauded by the world leaders.

12:25 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

Narendra Modi attends Mission Innovation event hosted by Barack Obama

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted Mission Innovation an event hosted by the US President Barack Obama on the sidelines of COP 21.

Nov 30, 2015 8:38 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets World Leaders COP 21

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a special lunch hosted by President Francois Hollande at COP 21. Post which PM Modi had meeting with numerous world leaders on the sidelines of the COP 21 Summit.

5:30 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Lok Sabha debates Intolerance - Communists don't disappoint

Lok Sabha today witnessed uproar after CPI(M) leader Mohammad Salim alleged that Rajnath Singh had made few controversial Hindutva remarks. Singh denied the allegations outright and demanded an apology.

4:07 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #Politics   

Lokmat is no Charlie Hebdo - Selective Outrage of Ambassadors of 'Intolerant' India

The attack on Charlie Hebdo office in distant France saw the Liberals unite over the need to protect the freedom of expression but not a word on the attack on Lokmat Offices in Maharashtra.