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Nov 29, 2015 8:49 am   #Offstumped

Captain gets a deadline to purge Radicals

The November 10 Sarbat Khalsa, organised by Sikh radical groups, was a running theme in Sukhbir's attack on the Congress.

8:46 am   #Offstumped   #World

Japanese media on Abe's India agenda

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit India on Dec. 11 to hold his fourth summit meeting with Indian leader Narendra Modi on defense and nuclear cooperation, government sources said.

8:44 am   #Offstumped   #World

Global Left-Libs hate both Abe and NaMo ?

In Japan, lawyers are fortunately not arrested by the state for doing their job, as they are in China. Nor are academics faced with indictment for challeng

8:33 am   #Offstumped   #Culture

Shyamji Krishnavarma and the Project to "right" History

The Congress party has once again hit Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) where it hurts the most. While debating on the constitution in both the houses of Parliament celebrating Babasaheb Ambedkar's 125th bi

8:30 am   #Offstumped   #Namo

Special Swacch drive in Kashi

For this, the corporation has divided Varanasi city into five zones and 90 wards, with the cleanliness campaign set to begin in all the municipal wards from December 1.

8:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #States   

Kerala Churning - Hindu Unity Yatra amidst open calls for Evangelism and rise of Islamism

Vellapally Natesan, General Secretary of the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam, an organisation of backward Ezhava community, earlier in the week embarked on his highly publicised ‘Samathwa Munnetta Yatra' in a bid to unite Hindus.

7:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #States   #Politics   

From Cow to Campaign Strategists - High Points of Bihar Election Coverage

Bihar's great festival of elections just got over. As a reporter on the ground among the people, it was a great experience. I share with you a few moments and observations.

12:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #World   

Post-Paris Perspectives on Peace

Incidents like what happened in Paris on November 13 are routinely followed by expressions of condemnation and diplomatic sympathy.

Nov 28, 2015 3:06 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Bhushan, Yadav term Kejriwal's Lokpal as 'Jokepal'

Activist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav have slammed AAP's new Lokpal Bill that differs from what was drafted during anti-corruption movement, terming it as 'Jokepal'.

12:32 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Jamia Alumni betray anti-Modi Intolerance

In a brazenly shameful and unacceptable form of protest, a number of Jamia alumni have demanded withdrawal of an invitation to the Prime Minister of the country to be chief guest at Jamia Millia Islamia's annual convocation.

8:06 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   #Culture   

ICHR Controversies - Good reason to shut it down ?

In the spirit of Limited Government which Prime Minister Modi had promised, it is high time Indian Council of Historical Research is shut down.

7:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Opinions   

Narendra Modi and the "Big Bang"

Narendra Modi Government is applying the formula of the Gujarat model into the national context. Implementing this model across the nation will entail dealing with far more complexity than at state level.

12:00 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #World   

Sheikh Hasina battles Islamists while Mamata plays "secular" politics

Bangladesh's fight against Islamist Radicals has not been an easy one as Sheikh Hasina remains steadfast in her approach.

Nov 27, 2015 6:38 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   

Narendra Modi's Idea of India resonates in Lok Sabha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi intervened and concluded the debate on ‘Commitment to the Constitution' in the Lok Sabha and paid glorious tribute to Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar the Chairman of the Constitution Drafting Committee.

5:27 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Politics   

Arun Jaitley in Parliament on Constitution Debate

Delivering an exemplary speech, Leader of the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley today slammed the Congress on allegations of wide-spread intolerance in the country, pointing out that the state of Emergency imposed by Indira Gandhi in 1975 amounted to a dictatorial government practising intolerance.

2:15 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

Modi's India will not buckle to western pressure in Paris - #COP21 Talkathon

With barely a few days remaining for the UN Climate Change Summit #COP21 in Paris, expectations from India to come on board and give in to the demands of the West- to reduce carbon emissions at the cost of development- are once again gaining momentum.

1:51 pm   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #Culture   

Mamata's "Secularism" - Hijab to defend Aamir, Burka of Silence on Taslima

Didi as she is popularly known as, the Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee betrayed her double standards when she spoke in support of Aamir Khan's intolerance comments while being silent on the hounding of Taslima Nasreen.

11:49 am   #NitiCommentary   #Analysis   #National   

India Pakistan Cricket rumors rubbished

While intelligence agencies warn of Pakistan's attempt to create more troubles in India, BCCI officials couldn't find a better day other than 26/11 to hint about building India-Pakistan cricketing ties which were broken in the aftermath of terrorist attack in Mumbai on 26/11 in 2008 which killed hundreds of Indians.