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Yechury rules out alliance with Cong, want secular parties to unite against Modi

Apr 26, 2015

Yechury rules out alliance with Cong, want secular parties to unite against Modi

Ruling out an alliance with Congress, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday sought co-operation of all "secular" opposition parties to fight the Narendra Modi government's economic policies and the "Hindutva agenda". #Congress #Sitaram Yechury #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #CPI(M) #Secular Parties
Modi and BJP should not run away from their pro-Hindu, pro-business image

Apr 20, 2015

Modi and BJP should not run away from their pro-Hindu, pro-business image

Whether it likes it or not, neither Modi nor BJP can wish away their pro-Hindu image. It is best to embrace it in order to be more believable in the other areas. #Congress #BJP #Sangh Parivar #Modi #Secularism #pro-business #Land Acquisition Ordinance #Church attacks #Modi Performance #Anti-Farmer
India's secularism cannot be shaken because of language: PM Modi

Apr 14, 2015

India's secularism cannot be shaken because of language: PM Modi

Against the backdrop of a row over Sanskrit replacing German in schools, Modi said India's secularism is not so weak that it will be shaken due to language. #India #Germany #TheySaidIt #Sanskrit #Secularism #Berlin #PM Narendra Modi #German Language
Reaching out: Would be happy if CPM works with us on secularism, says Mamata

Feb 27, 2015

Reaching out: Would be happy if CPM works with us on secularism, says Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said she was ready to work with opposition CPI(M) on the issue of secularism and warned her government would take stern steps if incidents of conversions took place in the state. #Mamata Banerjee #West Bengal #Trinamool Congress #CPI(M) #TheySaidIt #communalism #Secularism
No question of removing 'secular', 'socialist' from preamble: Govt to Lok Sabha

Feb 24, 2015

No question of removing 'secular', 'socialist' from preamble: Govt to Lok Sabha

Opposition on Tuesday raised a hue and cry over a Union minister's call for a debate on the words 'secular and socialist' in the preamble of the Constitution but government ruled out any proposal to remove these words. #Lok Sabha #TheySaidIt #Government #Constitution #Socialist #secular #Preamble

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In defence of Shazia Ilmi She was not being communal

Apr 23, 2014

In defence of Shazia Ilmi She was not being communal

She should not have used that expression ' you have to be communal' - even if she used it ironically, in jest or to convey a paradox. #ToTheContrary #communalism #Muslims #Azam Khan #AAP #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Shazia Ilmi #Communal #secular #Togadia
Karnataka elections Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

May 12, 2013

Karnataka elections Narendra Modi is brave, Rahul, Sonia opportunists

Modi would surely have known that his speeches would not sway an election in South India, but he came and he attacked the Congress. It was a selfless act for his party and a statement on his unchanging beliefs. The same cannot be said of Rahul and Sonia. #Politics #Sonia Gandhi #Gujarat #Congress #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #Rahul Gandhi #Karnataka #Nehru #Secularism #Karnataka 2013 #Pluralism