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May 25, 2017
Devendra Fadnavis escapes chopper crash unscathed- here's a list of politicians who didn'tMaharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had a providential escape when his copter crash-landed. But many other leading Indian politicians have not been as lucky and got killed in air tragedies in the past few decades.
Apr 16, 2017
When Crime Pays is Milan Vaishnav's unflinching look at criminality in Indian politicsMilan Vaishnav’s book 'When Crime Pays' studies the rise of criminals in India’s political circles, their sustenance and worrying popularity, and how (if at all) this crime-politics nexus can be defeated
Jan 26, 2017
Vinay Katiyar's sexist remarks: Time to make these anti-women politicians an extinct speciesWhat stops the BJP from simply asking Katiyar to put in his resignation. He has clearly said he has nothing to apologise for…even when given that opportunity. So he believes that women in politics are merely flowers in a vase.
Jan 04, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: Forget women's clothes, it's the social psyche that needs cureSoon after the Bengaluru incident, Karnataka's home minister, no lesson, told a TV channel "such incidents do happen on New Year's eve and on Christmas."
Aug 11, 2016
I-T department's selective raids on rich politicians: What's the story?Are the signs not clear enough for the I-T department to go beyond the obvious? The department conducts raids based on information received from its sources on ground, wrongdoing by a person or anomaly in income of a taxpayer.
Apr 05, 2016
Panama Papers: Why don't we show the same irreverence to dishonest celebrities as crooked netas?Yet, the Panama Papers, the 2.6 terabytes of data or over 11 million documents that have been leaked from Mossack’s secretive offices containing information about 214,500 companies in 21 offshore jurisdictions and names of over 14,000 middlemen such as banks and law firms with whom the law firm has allegedly worked, are still a revelation.
Feb 03, 2016
Former Lok Sabha Speaker Balram Jakhar passes away; Modi, Sonia condole deathVeteran Congress leader and former Lok Sabha Speaker Balram Jakhar passed away in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Aug 14, 2015
'Gandhis do not work for a living': Is Arun Jaitley breaking the Indian netas' omerta?In an obvious reference to Swaraj’s daughter working as a lawyer to the bad Modi, Jaitley accused the Gandhis of not doing any work for a living.
Aug 02, 2015
My sincere services for Cong never appreciated: Shashi Tharoor writes to Sonia GandhiFormer Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, who was recently snubbed by Congress President Sonia Gandhi, has complained to her that his "sincere" services to the party have "neither been seen nor appreciated".
May 05, 2015
Badal Inc: Punjab CM's family wealth knows no limitIn just five years, the extended family of Punjab CM Prakash Singh Badal has grown its wealth enormously. Did the family use its poiltical clout to further its business prospects?