Ashok K Singh

OPEN TO OPINION

He is a journalist, writer and commentator.

POLITICS

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Iftar boycott by Modi and his ministers makes a mockery of President's office

The message is: even the President's office is not to be kept above the narrow considerations of the politics of religious partisanship.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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Presidential elections: Opposition must reject BJP's dangerous ploy for consensus

Modi will be facing the Lok Sabha election in two years from now. The office of the president is called upon to play an important role in case of a hung Parliament.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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Hindu Rashtra conclave in Goa will do for Modi govt what Babri-Ram Temple conflict did for BJP

Letting the fringe organisations lead the chorus and campaign for Hindu nation is the saffron party's strategy.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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Indian media needs Modi. Modi doesn't need Indian media

The PM has his captive media, a very large section of them, who solicits the government and the ministers.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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Theresa May's UK election loss and Macron win are warnings for BJP for 2019 polls

Politics is slippery business. The tide turns swiftly and often without warning.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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Can the Indian media dare to stand up against Modi government?

With the NDTV fiasco, the ruling regime has bared its teeth.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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How Modi can save India's foreign policy from being a disaster

If the hard reality of the global power matrix has dawned on the PM, will he reset his neighbourhood policy?

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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How three years of Modi sarkar wiped out sabka saath, sabka vikas

Lack of transparency, unilateralism and a will to flout established norms of democracy have been its chief characteristics.

Ashok K Singh
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POLITICS

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What stops Modi from giving India a Hindutva President?

Confrontation, not consensus is the second unsurprising element that will determine the PM's choice of the presidential candidate.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh

POLITICS

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BJP rushing to form government in Goa, Manipur exposes Modi politics

PM's 'new India' post-Uttar Pradesh verdict project already lies in tatters.

Ashok K Singh
@kashoksingh