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Demonetisation: Myopic Opposition walks straight into trap laid by PM Narendra Modi

Updated : Nov 18, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : India

Demonetisation: Myopic Opposition walks straight into trap laid by PM Narendra Modi

There is a reason why Narendra Modi fashioned his ludicrously risky demonetisation program as a moral fight against corruption. #India #Banks #Narendra Modi #Rajya Sabha #ConnectTheDots #ATM #Opposition #Politicians #Cash crunch #Demonetisation
Meet Magsaysay winner and graft-busting grandma who helps jail corrupt Philippine politicians

Updated : Aug 31, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Meet Magsaysay winner and graft-busting grandma who helps jail corrupt Philippine politicians

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales is Philippines' top graft-buster, a fearless grandmother #Corruption #Politicians #Philippines #graft #Magsaysay Awards #Shareworthy
Know your Neta: 55/57 newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs are crorepatis, 13 charged in criminal cases

Updated : Jun 30, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : Politics

Know your Neta: 55/57 newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs are crorepatis, 13 charged in criminal cases

Out of 57 newly elected Rajya Sabha MPs, 55 are crorepatis. Congress' Praful Patel is the richest with 252.08 crore worth declared assets. #Rajya Sabha #ConnectTheDots #Democracy #Politicians #MPs #Members of Parliament #Criminal cases #Neta
Kerala temple fire: Blame-game begins in Kollam, but buck stops with netas

Updated : Apr 12, 2016

By : Srinivasa Prasad

Category : India

Kerala temple fire: Blame-game begins in Kollam, but buck stops with netas

The story didn't end because the temple's committee members went ahead with the festivities, perhaps confident that nobody dared to act against them with elections round the corner. #HowThisWorks #India #Kerala #temple #Fire #Politicians #Kollam #Kollam fire tragedy
As politicians undermine executive, legislature and themselves, new power centres fill the vacuum

Updated : Mar 31, 2016

By : BN Uniyal

Category : Politics

As politicians undermine executive, legislature and themselves, new power centres fill the vacuum

All this time it is as if your local politicians, MLA or MP and even the government official had no role whatsoever in the matter. If they make an appearance, it would be only in the last scene of the last act like the proverbial police posse arriving in its hooting jeep moments after the lynch mob is finished with the carnage. #ConnectTheDots #CriticalPoint #Judiciary #Politicians #Indian Politics #Netas #legislative #Executive
A tree or not a tree? Goa rows over coconut status after officials ruled that they were not trees

Updated : Jan 19, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

A tree or not a tree? Goa rows over coconut status after officials ruled that they were not trees

Politicians in Goa are locked in an row over the status of the popular tourist state's beloved coconut trees -- after officials ruled that they were not in fact trees. #India #NewsTracker #Goa #Politicians #Coconut #Trees #Shareworthy #palms
2015: First time In 63 Years, Lok Sabha most productive House

Updated : Dec 28, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : Politics

2015: First time In 63 Years, Lok Sabha most productive House

Lok Sabha performed better than the Rajya Sabha in 2015, owing to the majority of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the lower house. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #parliament #Politicians #MPs #Winter session #Indian Politics #Debate in Parliament
Haryana bans illiterate persons from grassroot politics: Move is undemocratic and regressive

Updated : Dec 16, 2015

By : David Devadas

Category : Politics

Haryana bans illiterate persons from grassroot politics: Move is undemocratic and regressive

The ban on illiterate people becoming grassroot public representatives in Haryana is undemocratic and regressive. It flies in the face of the constitutional guarantee of equality of opportunity. #Elections #PoliticsDecoder #Haryana #Education in India #Politicians #Voting #Indian Politics #polls #illiterate
Elected leaders age more quickly, die younger: Study

Updated : Dec 15, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : Life

Elected leaders age more quickly, die younger: Study

Politicians may achieve a lifelong dream of becoming a prime minister or president, but in doing so may face the Grim Reaper somewhat sooner than the expected. #India #US #NewsTracker #PM #President #Politicians #Study #elected leaders #die young