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No friends, just family What Sonia's iftar party reveals about the Congress

Jul 28, 2014

No friends, just family What Sonia's iftar party reveals about the Congress

Sonia Gandhi held her first iftar party in three years and the first after the party's dismal performance in the 2014 elections. #Sonia Gandhi #Omar Abdullah #PoliticalPlay #Rahul Gandhi #Delhi government #Iftar party #PM Modi #PM Narendra Modi #Sonia Iftar party #Iftar Parties #Sharad Pawad
'Grand alliance' formed between Lalu and Nitish for Bihar bypolls

Jul 28, 2014

'Grand alliance' formed between Lalu and Nitish for Bihar bypolls

JD(U), RJD and Congress have formed a "grand alliance" to take on BJP in the bypolls for ten assembly seats in Bihar next month. #Politics #Congress #BJP #PoliticalPlay #bIhar #Nitish Kumar #Lalu Prasad Yadav #Patna #RJD #JD(U) #alliance #assembly bypolls #Bashisth Narayan Singh
BJP alleges Rs 5,000 cr scam at Maharashtra Sadan, demands CBI inquiry

Jul 26, 2014

BJP alleges Rs 5,000 cr scam at Maharashtra Sadan, demands CBI inquiry

Somaiya, chairman of House Committee and a BJP MP from Mumbai North alleged that the state government has failed to take action on corruption at the Maharashtra Sadan and is protecting NCP minister Chhagan Bhujbal. #Politics #PoliticalPlay #Shiv Sena #Chhagan Bhujbal #Prithviraj Chavan #NCP #Kirit Somaiya #Maharashtra Sadan #Uddhav Thcakeray
Uttar Pradesh clash End politics of hatred, says Rahul

Jul 26, 2014

Uttar Pradesh clash End politics of hatred, says Rahul

On 4 July, clashes had erupted between BJP workers and police in Kanth over a mahapanchayat called by the party to protest against the removal of a loudspeaker from a temple. #Politics #Uttar Pradesh #Congress #BJP #PoliticalPlay #Rahul Gandhi #Anand Sharma #Akhilesh Yadav #SAARC #States #Madhusudan Mistry #Nagma
AG view on LoP issue given to please political masters Congress

Jul 26, 2014

AG view on LoP issue given to please political masters Congress

Congress leader Anand Sharma accused the government of "trying to pressurise" Mahajan on the LoP issue even as he urged her to take a "fair" decision in the matter. #Politics #Congress #BJP #PoliticalPlay #Lok Sabha #Anand Sharma #Sumitra Mahajan #Leader of Opposition #Mukul Rohatgi

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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

Jul 21, 2014

Obama maintains normalcy despite violent world events

President Obama flirted with a political bogey Sunday as he played golf while fighting raged in Gaza and bodies were loaded onto refrigerated train cars in Ukraine...
Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Jul 16, 2014

Partisanship Infuses Hearings on Health Law and Executive Power

G.O.P. efforts to rein in what it says are the excesses of the Obama administration played out in hearings, highlighting how election-year politics are overtaking business on Capitol Hill...
Legalising Mumbai's slums: Why the Cong-NCP govt is in a fix

Jul 16, 2014

Partisanship Infuses Hearings on Health Law and Executive Power

G.O.P. efforts to rein in what it says are the excesses of the Obama administration played out in hearings, highlighting how election-year politics are overtaking business on Capitol Hill...