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Story Posted on 11-02-2015

POLITICS

 |  Bite Soldier  |  5-minute read
Arvind Kejriwal, Arun Jaitley, Narendra Modi, Kiran Bedi

Delhi polls: Modi and BJP's seven self-goals

BJP's Delhi leaders were uninspiring but they were still the best the party had. They went into a shell after Kiran Bedi was brought in.

POLITICS

 |  BREAKING NEWS INTO PIECES  |  4-minute read
US, Social Media, Atheism, War on Terror

Chapel Hill shooting: Hicks may be an atheist, but don't blame atheism. Not yet

The twisted news discourse in the West and a sick, violent man. That's what led to this terrorist attack. Not atheism, because atheism is not about violence. It's about rejection of religion and violence.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
First Past the Post, Indian democracy, Arvind Kejriwal, Congress

AAP sweep: Has the Opposition become irrelevant in our democracy?

Instead of accurately representing the people's choice, our electoral system has become a "winner-takes-it-all".

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Vinod Tawde, Salman Rushdie, Bhalchandra Nemade, Maharashtra

Rushdie-Nemade spat: Will Vinod Tawde walk the fine line?

The Mumbai politician is struggling to do the balancing act between being the so-called custodian and promoter of Maharashtra's culture.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Communism, BJP vs AAP, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Polls

What the AAP victory actually means for Delhi

Delhi voters have just replaced 15 years of Congress brand of softcore Communism with AAP's hardcore version of the same.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Kiran Bedi, Arvind Kejriwal, BJP, AAP

Why we, the BJP, lost Delhi elections to AAP

The splendid performance of the AAP and the equally spectacular drubbing of the BJP is a testament to how often we sail in a boat with no compass.

BJP vs AAP, Shahi Imam, Kiran Bedi, Delhi Polls

Kiran Bedi gives the best excuse for losing Delhi elections, blames fatwas

After losing her Krishna Nagar seat, the Delhi BJP chief ministerial candidate gives another gem of an excuse.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
AAP, Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi Results

Few tips for Arvind Kejriwal's AAP on how to rule Delhi

The image of Delhi is the image of India and AAP must remember this.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Aam Aadmi Party, Arvind Kejriwal, Kiran Bedi, BJP

Dear BJP, what were you thinking?

Didn't you realise when you were going to lose when Narendra Modi banged his head on the wall while using words like "bhagoda", "Naxalite" and "badnaseeb"?

POLITICS

 |  Right foot forward  |  5-minute read
Media, AAP, Arvind Kejriwal, BJP

Delhi results: Why the media cannot be blamed for BJP's loss and AAP's victory

"Infotainment'' has rekindled interest in current affairs and politics cutting across age-groups and socio-economic strata.