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NRIs’ Date with Indian Politics

November 23, 2014 – 10:57 pm
PBD Nov 24 2014 NRIs Indian Politics

Over the years, a trend has emerged that shows that overseas Indians like to contribute to India by participating in politics. Similarly, Indian political parties see them as an asset and have redoubled their efforts …

दास्तान-ए- सड़क: अमरीका व भारत

November 13, 2014 – 9:24 pm
Published Ajit Raod network Nov 10 2014

विकास का स्वपन बिना अच्छी सड़कों के अस्म्भव है। नवम्बर 10, 2014 को “दैनिक अजीत” समाचार पत्र में प्रकाशित मेरा आलेख: http://www.ajitsamachar.com/edition/20141110/3.cms

Indians in USA: Which party they support?

November 12, 2014 – 1:53 pm

Indian- Americans constitute more than a million registered voters in USA. Why majority of Indians in the U.S. continue to support Democratic party? And why Republican party has not been able to draw them into …

Austerity Drive is like a make-up

November 3, 2014 – 12:36 am

Recently, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi announced that his government will bring in austerity measures for his Ministers and bureaucrats. This is a right step by the Prime Minister and I welcome the decision. But …

Ram, Teri Ganga maili! (राम, तेरी गंगा मैली!)

November 1, 2014 – 1:10 pm

This issue reverberated in news-papers today. Shocking revelations in an RTI query!
As Narendra Modi Govt took over the reins of free India a few months back, Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission called ‘Namami Gange’ was announced …

RTI: Need to implement more honestly

October 26, 2014 – 12:36 pm

RTI Assessment and Analysis Group (RaaG) and National Campaign For People’s Right to Information (NCPRI) have conducted a study on Right to Information (RTI) act. The study revealed that the Information Commissions are going easy on …

Does Black Money lie in “Black Hole”?

October 24, 2014 – 2:47 pm

Well, Black money does not lie holed up in the ‘Black Hole’ that it can not be recouped! I hope we Indians -irrespective of our political affiliations and beliefs- understand this simple fact!

It is clear …

Britain goes for Right to Recall: what about India!

October 22, 2014 – 12:22 pm

Citizens of Britain are all set to get the RIGHT TO RECALL which will allow voters to demand a by-election to seek an opportunity to replace a sitting Member of Parliament. The voters would be …

Yeddyurappa: an enfant terrible for Modi

October 21, 2014 – 12:53 pm

Here we go again! BS Yeddyurappa – the enfant terrible of BJP- brings fresh episode of migraine for the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Will Mr. Modi take a remedial action to get rid of this …

Will Modi take up the fight to de-criminalize Indian politics?

October 21, 2014 – 10:16 am

Last week, the Election Commission of India made a few proposals for electoral reforms to the Law Ministry, which have further been referred to the Law Commission.
Two important issues that Election Commission has raised are:
1. …