BJP suffers a setback in battle for Dalit support

Battle for Dalit votes has reached a new crescendo as different political parties are trying to woo the community in the wake of the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Uttarakhand early next year. Though Dalit support would play a significant role in assembly elections in Punjab and Uttarakhand…

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Education system in India needs total revamp

The two and half decades old globalisation has made India a trillion dollar economy. According to the World Heath Report, the number of dollar millionaires in India has increased from 156000 in 2013 to 198000 in 2014 ranking India third among the Asia Pacific nations in having High Net Worth…

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'Gau rakshaks' are bringing a bad name to India

The decades-old reputation of the Jana Sangh and its successor, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), as merely a “Brahmin-Bania party” has been reinforced by a series of recent events.

First, its ministers — Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya — maliciously targeted supporters of the Ambedkar Students’ Association in the University…

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Punjab Political scene is changing fast

There are big changes in store for Punjab in the wake of next year’s Assembly elections. Could the Akalis’ arrogance and their Jat strongholds keep them in power for all times?

Or will the Scheduled Castes and the poor people of Punjab, who have 26 per cent voting strength…

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COURT judgement on Arunachal Pradesh slams Modi Govt.

On Wednesday- July 13- the Supreme Court unanimously quashed Arunachal Pradesh Governor J P Rajkhowa’s decision to advance the assembly session from January 14 this year to December 16 last year creating political unrest in the border state which led to the imposition of President’s rule on the…

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