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Jan 13, 2014

When Rahul baba ditched the zero tax proposal and BJP cashed in

Shaken by the rising popularity of the Aam Aadmi Party, the BJP is in search of a real differentiator from other parties and sees a potential in the Arthahranti proposals. Although it is finally the experts who will need to endorse the proposals, the BJP could well cash in on the popular support with a promise to examine the proposals seriously. #Arthakranti #BJP #Income tax #Rahul Gandhi #UPA #Yashwant Sinha #zero tax

Jan 2, 2014

Is the AAP broom staring Sharad Pawar in the face in Maharashtra?

At this point of time, Ajit Pawar’s hopes of becoming the next chief minister of Maharashtra and Sharad Pawar’s dream of a larger role in national politics both stand frustrated. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Ajit Pawar #Arvind Kejriwal #Congress #Delhi Assembly Election 2013 #Maharashtra #Mumbai #NCP #Pune #Sharad Pawar

Dec 29, 2013

AAP in Delhi: Has Indian Spring arrived in our cities?

Arvind Kejriwal’s leadership has demonstrated a fantastic range of possibilities, firing the imagination of the common man across the country, especially in urban hubs. #AAP #Anti-Corruption movement #Arvind Kejriwal #Lokpal Bill #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi

Nov 20, 2013

Anna-AAP clash: Kejriwal should have patched up with his guru

The centre of gravity in Anna Hazare’s universe has shifted to his former protégé who continues to call him “Guru” but has little to do with him beyond that. #AAP #Anna Hazare #Arvind Kejriwal #Delhi Assembly Election 2013 #India against corruption #Jan Lokpal Bill

Nov 16, 2013

There’s a Sachin Tendulkar waiting to blossom in every family

As the nation celebrates the genius of the world’s greatest cricketer who’s won our hearts in such an extraordinary way, let’s look closely at the family’s role in nurturing, supporting and encouraging Sachin Tendulkar in the pursuit of his talent. #Ajit Tendulkar #Anjali Tendulkar #Cricket #Deepika Padukone #Family #India #OnOurMind #Prakash Padukone #Ramakant Achrekar #Sachin Tendulkar #Sports

Oct 15, 2013

Manohar Joshi paying the price for his politics of greed in Shiv Sena

Joshi’s biggest folly was his eagerness to perpetuate his political relevance in the Shiv Sena by demanding the assurance of a parliamentary seat #Bal Thackeray #Dussehra rally #Manohar Joshi #Mumbai #Politics #PoliticsDecoder #Shiv Sena #Uddhav Thackeray

Oct 9, 2013

Escape velocity for Dalits? Rahul, think DICCI, not Jupiter

Had the Congress’s prime minister-in-waiting been briefed well, he would have attacked Mayawati (political necessity) and would also have spoken of the empowering policies of the UPA government. #Congress #Dalit #Jupiter #Politics #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi

Sep 28, 2013

Rahul’s outburst: A watershed moment in Indian politics?

With his outburst on the ordinance negating the Supreme Court’s verdict on convicted MPs and MLAs, Rahul Gandhi has pitched himself as the Congress's prime ministerial candidate for 2014 as decisively and as controversially as Narendra Modi did. #BJP #Congress #Dynasty politics #Gandhi family #India #journalists #Modi #perception #Politics #Rahul Gandhi #Robert Vadera

Sep 19, 2013

Osho’s will surfaces mysteriously 23 years after death; sparks controversy

The dispute over trust properties between rival factions of Osho’s followers has taken an extraordinary turn with the faction controlling Osho’s properties producing a purportedly certified copy of Osho’s will, 23 years after his death. #Osho #Osho Ashram #Osho Friends Foundation & Others #Osho's death #Religion #religious leaders #Swami Prem Anadi #Swami Premgeet #will and testament

Sep 4, 2013

Shakti Mills gangrape: No story is worth dying for

Prudence demands that journalists working on risky or dangerous assignments need to be alert, take precaution and pay attention to safety first. #F1 #Journalism #journalists #Michael Schumacher #Mumbai Gangrape #Safety #to do
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