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Book Review - An Accidental Prime Minister

I heard about – and bought – this book right during the Indian General elections of 2014, at a time when the end of Dr Singh’s administration was almost in sight, Modi’s soaring win was seen as inevitable. 322 more words


The coal scam is back to haunt Manmohan Singh—even in retirement

India’s top investigating agency will ask the country’s former prime minister, Manmohan Singh, to record his statement after his government is being re-investigated for providing undue benefits to a leading industrialist in the coal allocation scam. 253 more words

సింగ్ సాబ్‌ని ఎందుకు ప్రశ్నించలేదు

సింగ్ సాబ్‌ని ఎందుకు ప్రశ్నించలేదు

దేశ రాజకీయాలను ఒక్క కుదుపు కుదపడంతోపాటు కాంగ్రెస్ ప్రభుత్వం ఓడిపోవడానికి ఒక కారణంగా నిలిచిన బొగ్గు కుంభకోణం మీద ప్రత్యేక కోర్టులో మంగళవారం నాడు విచారణ ప్రారంభమైంది. ఈకుంభకోణానికి……………….seemore

Port scam- Mamta in the dock

There is more trouble ahead for Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress (TMC) with the CBI prima facie finding the involvement of several TMC including Srinjoy Bose in the multi crore ports scam. 112 more words


Birds Of A Feather

I’ve never really cared for President Obama. And before anybody calls me racist, let me assure them that my skin colour is no lighter than his. 1,029 more words

Indian Politician

Notes From Underground: People Get Ready For The ECB Money Train

In a paean to Curtis Mayfield and the Chambers Brothers:

“People get ready,there’s a train comin’ “

It is not a LOVE train, nor PEACE… 786 more words


The BJP Needs a History Lesson on Pakistan Policy

An earlier post on India’s new get-tough approach toward Pakistan quoted M.J. Akbar, the national spokesperson for the Bharatiya Janata Party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s political home, as saying that New Delhi has… 1,237 more words

India-Pakistan Relations