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Jun 25, 2017
French president Emmanuel Macron backs new global environment pactFrench President Emmanuel Macron promised to play an active role in securing a global pact to protect the human right to a clean and healthy environment.
Jun 25, 2017
RSS-led institute to start leadership course for ‘well meaning’ would-be politiciansCome August, an institute associated with the RSS will start a training course for "well-meaning" would-be politicians of any party.
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.
May 05, 2017
Why does govt continue to procure rice and wheat in a big way but ignore nutritional crops?Were the government to agree to procurement of pulses, there is a good possibility that existing rice and wheat farmers might switch to growing pulses instead
Apr 29, 2017
Jayalalithaa's cape as shield; Mayawati's handbag, a sword: The weapons of women in politicsYudhistra had his spear, Bhima his mace, Arjuna his bow, Nakula and Sahadeva their swords. Jayalalithaa had her capes, Mayawati, her handbag — and Mamata Banerjee and Sonia Gandhi, their cotton saris.
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
Mar 30, 2017
The great Indian irony: Farmers starve while politicians’ agricultural incomes continue to riseSurely, you cannot have a country where one section of people can make money from agriculture, while another (significantly larger) section cannot
Mar 28, 2017
Facebook Town Hall: This new tool allows users to easily follow elected representatives nearbyFacebook has launched a new tool that would make it easier for users to find and "follow" their elected representatives.
Mar 20, 2017
Yogi Adityanath must retract his 'inflammatory' statements, says Amnesty InternationalAmnesty International on Monday called for public withdrawal of the alleged inflammatory statements made in the past by BJP leader Yogi Adityanath.
Mar 16, 2017
Amarinder Singh pours cold water on Navjot Singh Sidhu's deputy CM plansThe big bang of Punjab Assembly election has ended in a whimper for cricketer-turned-TV 'laugha-ter' Navjot Singh Sidhu.