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Parliament Rain Forecast: Stormy # Monsoon Session

By | 2015-07-20T13:56:28+00:00 July 20th, 2015|Categories: Government, Legislature, NDA, Parliament|Tags: , , , , , , |

For the Modi Government, time is slowly running out. Reforms haven't gathered pace, pending legislations are piling and slowly, doubts are creeping in. Can Modi deliver the utopian paradise he made a billion Indians dream about in the summer of 2014? The upcoming Monsoon Session is critical. Over the three week session starting on July

Back, but not Blistering- #Rahul Speaks

By | 2015-04-22T21:43:21+00:00 April 22nd, 2015|Categories: Congress|Tags: , , |

In any other democracy, Rahul Gandhi would have seen the end of his political career in 2014. After successive losses in nearly all State elections in the build up to the mega 2014 polls, the disastrous performance of the Congress in the Lok Sabha Elections showed the weakness and ineffectiveness of the leadership of the

A Letter to the Future PM-Parliamentary Reforms in India

By | 2014-02-24T15:05:23+00:00 February 24th, 2014|Categories: Constitutional Reforms, Reforms for India|Tags: , , , |

June 2014 Dear Prime Minister Sub: Parliamentary Reforms in India Please accept my hearty congratulations on becoming the 14th Prime Minister of India. There was an amazing election battle between many parties in the last 6 months and we have passed the election phase and elected a government. We, the people of India, have great expectations

What’s In Store? The 2014 Picture

By | 2014-03-23T19:07:36+00:00 January 26th, 2014|Categories: Elections, Lok Sabha 2014, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A year can be almost an eternity in a country like India. Last December, there was a sense of doom and gloom around us. Angry citizens had taken to the streets in protest against the gang rape of the Delhi brave-heart and the issue of women safety and security;

The Empowerment of the Slave

By | 2013-11-14T18:29:36+00:00 November 14th, 2013|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Once upon a time, a king committed a grave crime. He stole the state’s money and destroyed national wealth. Angry citizens clamored for justice. The king agreed. He appointed his pet slave to investigate the matter. The pet slave felt the king had done nothing wrong. The case was closed. Life went back to normal.The

The Gunda Raj continues…

By | 2013-09-25T17:13:07+00:00 September 25th, 2013|Categories: Congress, Government, Other Parties, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, Satire, Uncategorized, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Supreme Court in a landmark order ruled that a lawmaker convicted by any court will lose his membership of the Parliament, State Legislature or any other body from the time he is convicted and will not be eligible to contest elections later. So wait wait wait.. this means we will have to run a

The Indian Streets-Unbeatable

By | 2013-09-16T20:17:14+00:00 September 16th, 2013|Categories: Aam Admi Party, Government, People Power, Political Parties, Uncategorized, UPA|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We all have that one Uncle we know (probably more than one) who keeps on reminding you how terrible India is. He tells you about how every government authority takes bribes- from the RTO to the ration shop to the municipality. He will tell you how no government department does its job well – the potholed roads, abysmal