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Govt rejects demand to convert Ajit's residence into memorial

Sep 18, 2014

Govt rejects demand to convert Ajit's residence into memorial

The bungalow, 12 Tughlaq Road, cannot be converted into a memorial as the Union cabinet in 2000 banned conversion of government bungalows into memorials in the name of departed leaders, said a senior urban development ministry official. #Politics #PoliticalPlay #Bhupinder Singh Hooda #Venkaiah Naidu #Ajit Singh #Charan Singh #Rashtriya Lok Dal
Ajit stay put at Lutyens bungalow, says supporters want it as Charan Singh memorial

Sep 18, 2014

Ajit stay put at Lutyens bungalow, says supporters want it as Charan Singh memorial

Last week, power and water supplies to official residences of former Union minister Ajit Singh and other ex-MPs were disconnected by the government as they were not eligible for the facility and were overstaying. #Politics #BJP #PoliticalPlay #Ajit Singh #Charan Singh #Rashtriya Lok Dal #Bhartiya Kisan Union
Maharashtra polls NCP's demand for 144 seats justified, says Ajit Pawar

Sep 18, 2014

Maharashtra polls NCP's demand for 144 seats justified, says Ajit Pawar

To a question on whether he would be the chief ministerial candidate, he told reporters that elected MLAs of the party would decide on their leader. #Politics #Sonia Gandhi #Congress #BJP #Sharad Pawar #PoliticalPlay #Ajit Pawar #NCP #States #Maharashtra Assembly Election 2014 #Prashant Thakur
Haryana: Bypolls leave Cong gleeful as BJP's Modi wave bubble, bursts

Sep 18, 2014

Haryana: Bypolls leave Cong gleeful as BJP's Modi wave bubble, bursts

Despite the reputation of having disciplined cadres, the recent large scale protests by BJP leaders all over the state after the first list of ticket distribution showed that the party was prone to bouts of unrest. #Elections #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #funds #PoliticalPlay #Election Commission #Bhupinder Singh Hooda #Haryana #Haryana Janhit Congress #INLD #Haryana Assembly Elections 2014
From 'secular' Akhilesh to dabangg Didi: By-polls' big winners, losers

Sep 16, 2014

From 'secular' Akhilesh to dabangg Didi: By-polls' big winners, losers

Here's a list of the people who are truly the winners and losers in these by-elections which seems to have turned the tables on the country's ruling parties. #Uttar Pradesh #Mamata Banerjee #Congress #BJP #PoliticalPlay #West Bengal #Sachin Pilot #Akhilesh Yadav #Amit Shah #Vasundhara Raje Scindia #Anandiben Patel #Modi wave #Samik Bhattacharya #Assembly polls 2014

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From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Mar 06, 2014

From AAP to BJP: Protest politics is a case of serpent eating its own tail

Intellectuals, writers and commentators, who embraced the A-word to denounce AAP forgot it completely when Reddy, Kumar and Chouhan used the tool of dharna to express similar angst. #BJP #Narendra Modi #PoliticalPlay #Arvind Kejriwal #Kiran Reddy #Shivraj Chouhan #AAP #protest politics
Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Feb 26, 2014

Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Legalising pre-2000 slum structures is not going to be easy, but not being able to do so can be an acute embarrassment for Congress and NCP leaders. #Congress #PoliticalPlay #Mumbai #Slums #NCP #Mumbai's slums

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Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Sep 18, 2014

By blurring the personal and political the Fords continue to hurt Toronto: Keenan

Yesterday an evening mayoral debate was postponed “out of respect for Mayor Ford.” After we learned the specifics of the mayor’s situation — a large, rare, malignant tumor in the mayor’s abdomen that needs immediate chemotherapy treatment — the decis... #Toronto #Rob Ford
Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Sep 18, 2014

Scottish independence: voters turn out for Scotland's historic referendum - live

Rolling coverage throughout the day as Scotland votes to decide whether to stay part of the United Kingdom Read the latest summary Final poll puts yes on 47% and no on 53% Andy Murray: Lets do this! Are the Scots independent yet? Share your photos an... #United Kingdom #David Cameron #Alex Salmond #Scotland #Glasgow #John Mason
Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Sep 16, 2014

Arundel native David Hart builds his menswear business

Severna Park High School alum earns positive reviews from GQ, WWD David Hart is a bit of an anomaly in the world of fashion. In an industry dominated by larger-than-life personalities, fickle taste and cutthroat politics, he prefers to play nice, sta... #David Hart #GQ Magazine