Articles by Debobrat Ghose
Jul 07, 2019
Narendra Modi backs rural India to achieve target of $5 tn economy; Chhattisgarh's Chitloor has been exemplary with use of solar power in fieldsA nondescript village in Chhattisgarh, Chitloor has been following the path laid out by Modi for ‘annadatas’ since 2016. Nearly 2,000 tribal villagers residing in the Bakavand tehsil of the 'Maoist-hotbed' Bastar district have been using solar power in their fields.
Jul 06, 2019
Budget 2019: Ahead of his 150th birth anniversary, Mahatma Gandhi top of Centre's agenda in an otherwise mixed-bag BudgetA deeper look at the Budget document and the government's policies in the past, shows that the Modi government walks the talk in assimilating Gandhi's views and principles in governance
Jun 27, 2019
Narendra Modi takes jibe at 'old days' of Congress regime: Ghulam Nabi Azad's claim of violence-free UPA tenure a blatant lie; here's whyNo one is stating that communal violence didn’t take place during the BJP-led NDA rule, but to claim that everything was hunky dory in Congress regime would be a blatant lie
Jun 19, 2019
Suspense prevails over Congress presidency as Rahul Gandhi skips topic on birthday; lack of clarity affecting morale, say party workersIn his first meeting with party workers after Congress' defeat in the Lok Sabha elections on his birthday, Rahul Gandhi left them under a cloud of suspense over the status of his presidency
Jun 18, 2019
Thawar Chand Gehlot, new Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha, has always remained a champion for Dalit causeConsidered close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Thawar Chand Gehlot, despite being in important positions both in the state and at the Centre, always maintained a low key.
Jun 01, 2019
Narendra Modi rewards Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan with nine ministers, reaches out to farmers, tribalsThe five persons from Madhya Pradesh who have been named as ministers are Narendra Tomar, Thaawar Chand Gehlot, Dharmendra Pradhan, Prahlad Singh Patel and Faggan Singh Kulaste.
May 27, 2019
Resignations of PCC chiefs won’t help Congress; party must strengthen Seva Dal, show door to dynastic non-performersUnless Congress party sets accountability for each and every leader, and show the door to non-performers, the same set of senior leaders will be visible in the CWC meetings, brainstorming on their debacle after the Lok Sabha election in 2024
May 24, 2019
Jyotiraditya Scindia loses Guna despite traditional family hold on constituency; BJP wins seat after 20 yearsArray
May 17, 2019
A Chhattisgarh town, Miss AC Funk and TitanicMiss Funk had celebrated her 38th birthday on board the ship that sank shortly thereafter
May 14, 2019
Mani Shankar Aiyar and 'neech' politics: Narendra Modi keeps getting served opportunities to attack Congress on a silver platterPrime Minister Narendra Modi has never had to try hard to launch attacks on the Opposition, chiefly the Congress. The opportunities get served to him on a silver platter. All he has to do is lift the velvet cover, and launch a counter-attack that boomerangs on the Congress — the barbs go back exactly where they had originated from.