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3:23 pm   #Offstumped   #States

Dear Gogoi what is this Hindi-giri

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday coined the term &lsquo'Hindigiri&rsquo' to drive home his point that he is against the dominance of BJP&rsquo's national leaders on their state counterparts. At the same time, he reiteirated that he is not against Hindi-speaking people.

3:20 pm   #Offstumped   #World

"India is so big it swings the balance"

India'''s combination of growth prospects and greenhouse-gas emissions illustrates how developing countries face a delicate balancing act.

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.

2:29 pm   #Offstumped   #States

Yeddyurappa comeback on steroids

With the high court quashing former governor HR Bhardwaj's sanction for prosecuting ex-chief minister BS Yeddyurappa, the Lokayukta court on Monday also gave further reprieve to the veteran BJP politician by striking down four other FIRs against him.

2:24 pm   #Offstumped   #World

Al-Baghdadi has a new ally - Thomas Piketty

It's actually pretty scary too, when you think about the implications.

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.

1:56 pm   #Offstumped   #World

Bangladesh wants its Beef cheap

The crackdown by the BSF has hiked the price of beef in Bangladesh manifold and is having a crippling effect on their Rs 12,000-crore beef industry.

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.

7:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

COP21 - India will not accept Carbon Imperialism at Paris Climate Summit

Carbon Imperialism makes a debut in our strategic discourse as concerted attempts to box India at Paris Climate Summit, COP21, surface with an all too familiar good-cop, bad cop-routine by the West.