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Manmohan-Modi charcha: It was the fight that was staged, not the meeting

May 29, 2015

Manmohan-Modi charcha: It was the fight that was staged, not the meeting

First an ugly war of words, muck-raking and finger-wagging and then chai pe charcha. Somebody in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is suspected to have written the script of the latest Manmohan Singh-Narendra Modi encounter of the third kind. #Manmohan Singh #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #Amit Shah #chai pe charcha
How Congress got corporates addicted to govts buying land for them

May 28, 2015

How Congress got corporates addicted to govts buying land for them

Given that the government could acquire land for private firms, it is obvious that a lot of politicians must have made a lot of money as well. #Business #Economy #Congress #Jairam Ramesh #Yamuna Expressway #InMyOpinion #Land acquisition #special economic zones #Muhammad Ali Khan #Eminent Domain
Like FIFA, like BCCI: If only India's police could arrest cricket officials

May 28, 2015

Like FIFA, like BCCI: If only India's police could arrest cricket officials

At a recent CONCACAF meeting, Blatter was compared to Jesus Christ, Gandhi and Nelson Mandela for the way he has run football. #BCCI #India #Corruption #Cricket #football #InMyOpinion #FIFA #Sepp Blatter #Switzerland #N Srinivasan #IPL betting #FIFA arrests
Fishing for compliments: Modi sarkar's publicity blitzkrieg smacks of desperation

May 26, 2015

Fishing for compliments: Modi sarkar's publicity blitzkrieg smacks of desperation

The fact that the government has chosen to make it such an high decibel event is perhaps indication that all may not be well when it comes to its achievements. #India #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #farmers #Opposition #MIddle Class #OneYearofModi
Why Jairam Ramesh's new book on land acquisition is a must read for Rahul Gandhi

May 26, 2015

Why Jairam Ramesh's new book on land acquisition is a must read for Rahul Gandhi

The book goes into great detail on why India needed a new land acquisition law. And given this, it is a must read for Rahul Gandhi who has recently been ranting against the changes that the Narendra Modi government is trying to bring to the land acquisition law passed in 2013. #Economy #Jairam Ramesh #InMyOpinion #Rahul Gandhi #Land acquisition #Economic Survey #Ha-Joon Chang #Muhammad Ali Khan
Rohit's success as MI skipper gives India an alternative to Kohli

May 26, 2015

Rohit's success as MI skipper gives India an alternative to Kohli

"You can see the growth in Rohit Sharma especially in the last part of the tournament where he has had to take some tough decisions," Ricky Ponting said. #IPL #Sports #India #Cricket #InMyOpinion #Mumbai Indians #Rohit Sharma #Virat Kohli #Captain #IPL 8
Rafa Nadal might be struggling on clay but at Roland Garros, Djokovic is still his only threat

May 26, 2015

Rafa Nadal might be struggling on clay but at Roland Garros, Djokovic is still his only threat

But at Roland Garros, Nadal will raise his game, without a doubt. He will rip the forehand cross court with just that extra amount of top spin. He will slip and slide on the clay just an extra few inches to make sure he returns the unreturnables. #Tennis #John McEnroe #Roger Federer #Novak Djokovic #French Open #Andy Murray #InMyOpinion #Paris #Roland Garros #Grand Slam #Nadal #Clay court #French Open 2015 #RG2015
A promise broken: PM Modi's maximum failure on minimum government

May 26, 2015

A promise broken: PM Modi's maximum failure on minimum government

Modi may have understood the philosophy of minimum government; but even on this touchstone, he hasn't measured up #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #opinion #Council of Ministers #Minimum Government #Maximum Governance #OneYearofModi #opinions
One year of Modi: 'Achche din' still a distant dream for scientific community

May 25, 2015

One year of Modi: 'Achche din' still a distant dream for scientific community

Cheers, tears and fears are how one can summarise the first year in office of the Narendra Modi government with the promised 'achche din' (good days) still a distant dream for the scientific community. #ISRO #India #science #InMyOpinion #Monsoon #Modi #One Year of Modi #BJP govt's one year #Mars Orbiter Missiion