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Aug 07, 2017
Full text of Hamid Ansari's final speech as vice-president: Why pluralism and secularism are essential for our democracyIn his final speech as vice-president, Hamid Ansari said the challenge today is to reiterate and rejuvenate secularism's basic principles.
Aug 06, 2017
Hamid Ansari says nationalism promotes 'arrogant patriotism,' urges toleranceTolerance has to become an essential national virtue to promote harmony transcending sectional diversities, Vice-President M Hamid Ansari said
Aug 01, 2017
Nitish Kumar allying with BJP improves his image, ends Bihar's long wait for Centre-state cooperationNarendra Modi aligning with Nitish Kumar should be seen as the Centre aligning with Bihar; and a confluence of two strong, well-intentioned political leaders
Jul 29, 2017
Nitish Kumar quits Mahagathbandhan: Sacrificing secularism for clean governance is just myopicBihar CM Nitish Kumar’s decision to switch from Grand Alliance to NDA has come to signify to many the primacy of anti-corruption over secularism.
Jul 28, 2017
After Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar returns to NDA; move underscores changing political canvas in IndiaThe fact that Nitish Kumar and Ram Vilas Paswan, the two stalwarts of secularism and strident critics of Narendra Modi are part of NDA shows that India’s political canvas has changed unrecognisably
Jul 27, 2017
Congress slams Nitish Kumar, says those who sought votes in the name of secularism, embraced BJPCongress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Thursday said it was "unfortunate" that Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar had joined hands with the "dictatorial" BJP
Jul 13, 2017
Bihar Mahagathbandhan a likely casualty as Nitish's good governance locks horns with Lalu's secularismDuring his 15-year-reign in Bihar between 1990 and 2005, Lalu Prasad Yadav hardly cared about good governance, transparency and the development of Bihar. Corruption was no issue, given his undoubted skills in marketing his Yadav caste.
Jul 07, 2017
West Bengal communal riots: How BJP manages to bind leaders like Mamata Banerjee in a 'secularism trap'No matter how Mamata Banerjee reacts to the riots in West Bengal, she risks being identified with one side of the communal divide.
Jul 05, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Meira Kumar says country's secular fabric in dangerOpposition's presidential nominee Meira Kumar on Wednesday said the country's secular fabric is in "danger", asserting that those in power should promote communal harmony and not "disrupt" it.
Jun 30, 2017
GST rollout: NCP to attend meet because it supported passage, says party leader Tariq AnwarThe Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Friday broke ranks with the opposition on GST, stating that it would attend the government's midnight launch of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime tonight