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It is about the politics, stupid! The economics is only a concomitant, or collateral.
There has been an overt conversion of the post of the governor into a totally political one.
Singh made swift political switches through his career. He will take the ‘Kripashankar culture’ to destination next.
The US-Taliban deal is off the table. With elections round the corner, violence is likely to intensify in Afghanistan.
We have to choose between the contrasting messages. The one delivered by a Hindu monk in 1893 and the other by jihadi Muslim bombers in 2001.
Britain lecturing India on respecting internationally recognised human rights shows the former’s disrespect for India’s democracy.
Protesters are not fighting against a piece of legislation. They are fighting something much bigger.
The Chinese-selected Panchen Lama has been touring villages bordering India.
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The government is yet to even acknowledge that there is a slowdown.
The internal battle in Madhya Pradesh Congress may well have just started.