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The Fight for Varanasi : Head On: Polls 2014

By | 2014-04-07T19:09:12+00:00 April 4th, 2014|Categories: BJP, Lok Sabha 2014, Narendra Modi|Tags: , , , |

Mark Twain once wrote, “Benaras is older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together”. Varanasi has never been short of admirers, tourists and the various nicknames that go along with it.

The Rising Demand for a ‘Modi’fied India – Politically Best 2013 – Part 2

By | 2013-12-27T16:15:33+00:00 December 25th, 2013|Categories: 2013, BJP, Narendra Modi, Politically Best|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Part 1 of "Politically Best 2013" : http://www.beingpolitical.com/2013/12/22/out-of-the-madhouse-politically-best-2013-part-1/ The frustration rose in 2011. The revolts started in 2012 and by December 2012, the people had lost their mind. The corrupt and inefficient UPA Regime has destroyed and shattered the Great Indian Superpower Dream. As Arvind Kejriwal says, "We are first class people subjected to third class

AAP Changing Politics? Not really.

By | 2013-12-16T18:44:53+00:00 December 16th, 2013|Categories: Aam Admi Party|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Delhi doesn’t have a govt for a while. While Presidential rule looks inevitable, the people of Delhi at least got to see the drama and theatre of Arvind Kejriwal and his AAP party members. To borrow from AAP’s new-found admirer, Rahul Gandhi, it has been “complete nonsense” for the last 3 days. One loose cannon after another from

2013 Semi Finals: The Results, Part 2- Twitterati

By | 2013-12-09T17:47:27+00:00 December 9th, 2013|Categories: Elections, State Elections 2013|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Each coin has 2 sides. Take a look at the funny side of the State Elections 2013 and here is the twitterati response:   #1-Sir Sri Jhunjhunwala (@jhunjhunwala) "Congress views Rahul Gandhi the way Yashraj Films views Uday Chopra. They think he's a superstar.Its everyone else who thinks he's a jackass" #2- The UnReal Times (@TheUnRealTimes)

2013 Semi Finals : The Exit Polls, One Step Before Results

By | 2013-12-05T10:33:09+00:00 December 5th, 2013|Categories: Aam Admi Party, Elections, State Elections 2013|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

These State Elections were probably the biggest elections ever. There was much hype before the elections. The Media coined it the term of "2013 Semi Finals" and it was the first election after the Modi elevation. Many factors came into play but the top ones remained the Modi Wave factor and the Congress anti-incumbency and

The Delhi Semi-Finals-The AAP Factor

By | 2013-12-01T17:01:00+00:00 December 1st, 2013|Categories: Aam Admi Party, Elections, Other Parties, Political Parties, State Elections 2013|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Delhi is an iconic city. From Rajghat to the Gateway of India, Delhi has been the centre of patriotism since forever. Few cities in India, if not the world, have a past as glorious as the glorious Delhi. The Mughals, the British and even us,in present day India, have chosen this city-state to be our

Dummies Guide to Rahul Gandhi Rallies

By | 2013-11-23T21:27:43+00:00 November 23rd, 2013|Categories: Congress|Tags: , , , , , , , |

While the political commentators may have been churning out theories, racking their brains or clinking their glasses, depending upon which side they are on, the fact remains that in today’s world, collecting a crowd of 2000 to 4000 is not a joke. Especially in an environment where, to get even 100 twitter followers, one has

Look at your own House First (Part 1)

By | 2013-11-23T21:22:51+00:00 November 23rd, 2013|Categories: BJP, Narendra Modi|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"Preach what you do" The Congress needs to learn a lot from the above line. The last few days, nearly every media house, top politician of each party except for the BJP and every "Human Right Activist" has been speaking about one thing- the "alleged" violation of the right to privacy of a lady in

Rahul Gandhi’s Speech – Twitterati Response and Fact Checker

By | 2013-10-17T20:53:49+00:00 October 17th, 2013|Categories: Congress, Government, Political Parties, Satire, UPA|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

We waited. We hoped. We prayed. And yes, once again, Rahul Gandhi did not disappoint us. The humor quotient in his speech was as good as before and yet again he messed up his speech. 1. The Fact Checker: Rahul Gandhi : The total number of hungry people in Madhya Pradesh are more than the

Social Media- GameChanger?

By | 2013-10-10T18:33:24+00:00 October 10th, 2013|Categories: BJP, Congress, Government, Narendra Modi, NDA, Other Parties, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the India of today, politicians and government officials are largely inaccessible to the general public. They are more like dictators. They meet us once in 5 years and then disappear. Yes, sometimes we do see our leaders in the news when they make stupendous statements which show their total disconnect from the general Indian