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POLITICS

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Fuel hike, Congress, Narendra Modi, Emergency

Is India heading towards an Emergency?

Popular agitations have started against the present regime. What will happen when they start posing a threat to our rulers and their rule?

POLITICS

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Rahul Gandhi, Fuel price hike, Congress, Bharat Bandh

Falling rupee and rising fuel prices: How Rahul Gandhi caught Modi govt off-guard with Bharat Bandh

As things stand today, BJP's ‘Congress-mukt bharat’ mission is far from being over.

POLITICS

 |  @ArunAnandlive  |  2-minute read
Fuel price hike, Congress, Narendra Modi, Bharat Bandh

Bharat Bandh fizzled out. But the real problem stays

India has become too influenced by a western 'consumption' economy and too open to global vulnerabilities. We need a swadeshi growth model.

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Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, BJP, Congress

In their charges at each other, both Congress and BJP are right

In fact, so right are both parties, the voter is left with a Hobson's Choice.

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Fuel price hike, Bharat Bandh, Women Safety, BJP

How Rahul Gandhi stole the show with his speech during Bharat Bandh

The Congress president attacked the Narendra Modi government not just on the fuel price hike but also on a host of other issues, including women's safety and farmer suicides.

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Fuel prices, BJP, Congress, Bharat Bandh

Congress leads Bharat Bandh as fuel prices hit the roof

The protests have turned violent in several parts of the country.

POLITICS

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Lok Sabha elections 2019, BJP, Bharat Bandh, SC/ST Atrocities Act

Dalit consciousness in India has reached a watershed moment

This groundswell, this sense of common cause, is a radical new assertion.

POLITICS

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Dalits, Madhya Pradesh, ST, SC

Why Chambal burnt during Bharat bandh

The SC population in Bhind, Morena and Gwalior is politically assertive.

POLITICS

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Lok Sabha 2019 polls, Dalits, Bharat Bandh, SC/ST Atrocities Act

Kancha Ilaiah Shepherd breaks down the Dalit uprising

If India wants to sustain democracy, the upper castes who benefited most from it, should also tolerate change.

POLITICS

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Dalits, Bharat Bandh, SC/ST Atrocities Act, Lok Sabha 2019 polls

How Dalits will shape national politics in the run-up to 2019 general elections

India Today cover story delves into the politics of the Dalit power.