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Dec 28, 2016
2016 in retrospect: Bengal voters, Singur verdict brought cheer for Didi's Trinamool, Left reduced to rubbleThe Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress' resounding win in the Assembly polls, the Singur case verdict that further strengthened the ruling party's position and the once invincible Left Front's continued marginalisation were the highlights in the action-packed political theatre of West Bengal in 2016.
Nov 23, 2016
Tripura bypolls: BJP's improved showing may change state politics for goodShift in the voter base in favor of BJP comes at a time when the Narendra Modi government is being criticised by the opposition for its currency demonetisation policy
Nov 17, 2016
Demonetisation stalls Parliament: Ruckus in Lok Sabha, Speaker adjourns HouseThe Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Thursday as a united Opposition demanded a debate on demonetisation under a parliamentary provision that entails voting, which was not acceptable to the government.
Nov 01, 2016
SIMI terrorists' encounter: Left parties demand judicial probe into killing of 8 in Madhya PradeshStating "discrepancies" in the statements made by the Madhya Pradesh government and state police over the killing of eight (Students Islamic Movement of India) SIMI activists in an encounter, Left parties on Tuesday sought a judicial probe into the episode, contending NIA inquiry will neither be "credible nor acceptable".
Nov 01, 2016
Political killings in Kannur: With corrupt cops and netas, settling scores is easy in this Kerala districtAccording to official sources, Kannur, Vijayan's home district, alone has reported as many as 301 incidents of political violence in the first four months of his tenure.
Oct 26, 2016
Dear Vivek Agnihotri, let's be clear: JNU's Najeeb Ahmad going missing is not a film scriptIn an extremely journalistic piece, filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri blamed the disappearance of Najeeb — the student from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) —on Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) and called it a larger conspiracy to overthrow the Narendra Modi government.
Oct 07, 2016
Gita Gopinath, financial advisor to Kerala govt, roots for India's 8% growthThe Mysore born 44-year old economist with impeccable credentials is often labelled as a 'neo-liberal', which experts fear may not go down well with the conservative ruling Left party in the state
Sep 19, 2016
Merkel's Christian Democratic Party loses support in Berlin state election: Exit pollsChancellor Angela Merkel's party endured a second setback in a state election in two weeks on Sunday, as many voters turned to the left and right in Berlin, according to projections based on exit polls.
Jul 28, 2016
GST Bill: Modi magic or not, both Congress and BJP are finally past bad politics, good economics is inGST is now closer to reality than ever
Jul 27, 2016
Why the left should break out of its neo-liberal phobia to win middle class trustThe Left is painfully reduced to just one state, Kerala, and the chances of its revival even there depend very much on the party's ability to adapt to the new socio-economic realities and ensuring progressive governance