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Jan 12, 2017
Giriraj Singh's nasbandi theory: A clever ploy for BJP to increase Hindu vote bankContrary to what Bharatiya Janata Party leader Giriraj Singh recently said, high population growth is not a national problem. It's centred to six states in India — Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, where the BJP won 60 percent of its total seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha election
Jan 12, 2017
Asaduddin Owaisi's model of a Muslim budget isn’t a bad idea; but why only Muslims?All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen’s president, Asaduddin Owaisi, has an interesting proposition on how to overhaul the current budget structure
Jan 11, 2017
BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj remains defiant on his population control statementRemaining defiant on his earlier comment on population control, BJP MP from Unnao, Sakshi Maharaj on Wednesday responded to the EC notice issued to him on Tuesday.
Jan 10, 2017
EC sends Sakshi Maharaj showcase notice for controversial remarks, seeks answer by WednesdayThe Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday issued a showcause notice to BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for his controversial comments on population control.
Dec 23, 2016
India-Sri Lanka ties: Relations improved in 2016, but China's influence a cause for concernSri Lanka's ties with India improved in 2016 with high-level exchanges and signing of agreements to give momentum to their relationship, even as issues over a proposed economic and technology pact, poaching by fishermen in each other's water and China's influence in the island nation remained a cause for concern.
Dec 11, 2016
India must support Mongolia after China's crackdown post Dalai Lama's visit, imposition of toll taxChina’s behavior towards her neighbours can expected to be highly irrational and bullish, with the exception of Pakistan that has surrendered her sovereignty to China
Dec 07, 2016
Fewer rural women opting for private healthcare: Study shows increased access to government hospitalsThere was a 24 percent rise in rural women accessing public healthcare between 2004 and 2014, according to a new report by Brookings India, a think tank, significant in a country where half the rural population uses private healthcare, which is four times costlier.
Dec 04, 2016
Union Minister Giriraj Singh advocates 'sterilisation' after demonetisationUnion Minister Giriraj Singh on Sunday said after notebandi (demonetisation), there is an urgent need to make laws for nasbandi (sterilisation) in the country.
Nov 21, 2016
Congress in Punjab promises 50 lakh smartphones for youth if elected to powerPunjab Congress Chief Captain Amarinder Singh said the party will give 50 lakh smart phones to the youth in the state if it comes to power.
Nov 13, 2016
Curbing stray dog menace: Animal welfare board's approach deeply flawed, unscientific and unsavouryIndia reports the highest number of the world’s human rabies deaths according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). It is both shocking and shameful that this figure that has changed little in the last couple of decades. As in other rabies endemic countries, the WHO identifies the largest reservoir of rabies in India as the dog population.