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Modi government, UPA, P Chidambaram, Kashmir crisis

It’s easy to criticise Kashmir policy as part of Opposition, Mr Chidambaram

Seventy years of talks and still no solution implies that it was a wrong approach from the start.

ART & CULTURE

 |   Long-form
UPA, Congress, Environment ministry

How environment was pushed to the brink of disaster in India

[Book extract] There is something even more troubling than the high rate of clearance, of decimation of protected wildlife habitats.

POLITICS

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UPA, Manmohan Singh, Surgical strikes

Letter to Manmohan Singh: Tell us how many punches you delivered to Pakistan

Don’t let what your government and the three armed forces did remain untold in some old-fashioned idea of decency and national interest.

POLITICS

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UPA, BJP, Narendra Modi

Modi has put an end to policy paralysis that marred UPA regime

Ease of doing business has been a key priority of the NDA government.

POLITICS

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UPA, Congress, Telecom, Arun Jaitley

Desperate Congress thrusting its Rs 46,000 cr telecom scam on NDA: Jaitley

The under reporting by the service providers relates to the period when UPA was in power.

POLITICS

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Modi government, UPA, Right to Privacy, Aadhaar

My expectations from NDA's Aadhaar

Right to privacy was not addressed by UPA, but this government has done well to acknowledge the gap.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Justice Mukherjee Commission of Inquiry, UPA, Subhash Chandra Bose, Netaji's death

How the UPA government buried the Mukherjee Commission's findings on Netaji

[Part II] Report established that the story of Subhas Chandra Bose's death in a plane crash was nothing but a smokescreen.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking views  |  1-minute read
Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, UPA, Sonia Gandhi

Queen Sonia: Sultana of the streets

Lesson 101, Congress president style.

POLITICS

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Smut, UPA, NDA, Porn ban

By banning porn, India has kicked itself into the dark ages

If a government can proscribe something as private as watching smut, other websites are even easier to block.

POLITICS

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UPA, Congress, IPL, Lalit Modi

Why Congress has no business raising a stink on #SwarajForLalit

Just like a grenade which sometimes takes a long time to go off, the IPL scam involving its former chairman Lalit Modi has also exploded now with its splinters falling on Union external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj.