Corruption

OPEN TO OPINION

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Hindutva, PNB, Nirav Modi, Corruption

Has Modi proved to be a better leader than Manmohan? It's time we must ask

So far, the Indian prime minister has countered corruption allegations with either stoic silence or whataboutery.

VOICES

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Lokpal, Rafale Deal, BJP, Modi

Modi has no reasons to gloat about his government being corruption-free

The prime minister is a past master at making outrageous allegations by giving them the requisite melodramatic flavour for hitting the right buttons.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Fodder Scam, Black Money, Narendra Modi, Corruption

Modi may be hitting corruption hard, but what has jail for 3 former CMs to do with him?

In none of the court cases involving the three political bigwigs now 'rotting in jail' did the PM or his government has a role to play.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Corruption, UPA, 2G Scam, AgustaWestland

Why the AgustaWestland case is unlikely to go away

After the 2G scam, it is the most powerful symbol of UPA corruption.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Pravasiya Bharatiya Divas, Corruption, Demonetisation, Diaspora

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas: Non-resident Indians need to go easy

Perhaps nostalgia prompts many NRIs to develop a streak of hyper-nationalism.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Supreme Court, Electoral politics, Corruption

SC moving in to fast-track criminal cases against MPs and MLAs is a step in the right direction

As many as 1,581 pending cases against netas indicate a huge backlog and institutional impunity that politicians end up enjoying.

VOICES

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POLITICS

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Panama Papers, IPL fixing, Vyapam Scam, Corruption

On corruption, BJP has proved it isn't a 'party with a difference'

The party has done nothing to hold to account those responsible for graft in IPL or Vyapam scam.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Non-performing assets, Economic crisis, Rajasthan ordinance, Corruption

BJP is its own worst enemy, it's doing a terrific job in damaging its reputation

The party's actual work on improving the economy, fighting corruption, supporting free speech and secularism contradicts its public claims.