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Akshaya Mishra

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Stop whining Indian media, Arvind Kejriwal’s critique is correct

It was embarrassing to watch the media tie itself in knots while putting Arvind Kejriwal in the dock for his ‘supari journalism’ comment. #AAP #Arvind Kejriwal #Delhi #InMyOpinion #janta #Kumar Vishwas #Media

Apr 23, 2015

Suicide in Lutyens: Unlike farmers before him, Gajendra Singh left India red-faced

He died in Lutyen’s Delhi - not many farmers get the opportunity to even visit this amazing city within a city in their lifetime. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Farmer Gajendra SIngh #Farmer suicide at AAP Rally #Gajendra Singh

Mar 11, 2015

AAP infighting: Kejriwal supporters’ ‘with us or against us’ approach will destroy the party

With the Kejriwal group getting ready to create a ‘you are with us or against us’ situation for the volunteers and other leaders before the AAP National Council meet on March 28 – one indication is all legislators are being made to sign on a letter condemning the Yogendra-Prashant-Shanti trio for their sabotage bid, the hope is fading fast. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #AAP's Delhi government #Arvind Kejriwal #Delhi government #PoliticalPlay #Prashant Bhushan #Yogendra Yadav

Mar 9, 2015

Banning India’s Daughter only shows our lack of self-confidence

While defending the ban on Leslee’s documentary we are responding to our instinctive tendency to be secretive about our weaknesses and inadequacies. #ban #BBC #India's Daughter #InMyOpinion #Leslee Udwin

Mar 6, 2015

Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan’s ouster: AAP needs to stop bickering and expand

There’s just too much of restless talent and energy in the AAP – typical of all fresh and growing parties - if these qualities are not utilized judiciously they can end up singeing the party. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #AAP internal fighting #AAP political bickering #Arvind Kejriwal #Delhi #National Executive of AAP #PoliticsDecoder #Prashant Bhushan #Yogendra Yadav

Feb 25, 2015

The leave mystery: Why Cong old guard vs Rahul Gandhi theory doesn’t wash

After the news spread and became headlines, surprised Congress leaders have been surreptitiously peddling the theory that he has serious issues with the obstinate old guard. #Congress #PoliticsDecoder #Rahul Gandhi #Sonia Gandhi

Feb 23, 2015

Say no to radical reforms: Why Modi must ignore his cheerleaders

Modi's sobering down is a good signal; the next step should be to lower down the high expectation of the cheer-leading class. He must convince them that reforms cannot be shoved down the throats of people; shock therapy is fine in theory but in alert democracies like India it can unleash reactions in immeasurable ways. #Anna Hazare #Budget2015 #Congress #India #Lok Sabha #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #parliament #Politics #Rajya Sabha

Feb 18, 2015

More than words: PM Modi has to back stand on religious tolerance with bold action

Whatever the provocation for his utterance today, it is a welcome development. But the PM Modi should speak more often like this on religious tolerance to win the confidence of the people of the country in general, not only the minorities. #christians #ghar wapsi #Hindutva #InMyOpinion #Love jihad #minorities #Muslims #Narendra Modi #Religion #religious tolerance #RSS

Feb 17, 2015

Rising rebellion over land: Modi govt’s ordinance raj is a recipe for chaos

If it’s Anna a week later, it will be someone else after that. The BJP should be careful about running the country through ordinances. #Anna Hazare #Congress #Economy #Government #HowThisWorks #India #Land Act #Narendra Modi #Ordinance #Ordinances #policy #Politics #Rahul Gandhi

Feb 16, 2015

Misreading between the lines: Why Kejriwal’s swearing in speech evokes fear and concern

How we perceive events and people around us reflects a lot about us; doesn’t it? Kejriwal’s success and speech posed a challenge to the set beliefs of many of his critics. #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Arvind Kejriwal #BJP #Delhi #Delhi Assembly Election 2015 #Hindutva #ToTheContrary