Monthly Archives: May 2016

Verdict 2016

On test will be PM Modi’s Cooperative Federalism A number of signals and pointers are thrown up by the May 2016 five-state verdict which will have a critical bearing on the future course of India’s federal polity. A lot will … Continue reading

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A question of Lakshman rekha!

Are the Judiciary and the Executive on a confrontationist path? Not exactly, though Finance Minister Arun Jaitely has his own reasons to be sore over some of the apex court’s caustic remarks on the Modi government’s lapses and unpalatable verdicts … Continue reading

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Agusta scam: At stake is the PM’s credibility

The country is faced with yet another defence scam – the Augusta Westland VVIP helicopter deal. Huge bribes have allegedly been taken by politicians and bureaucrats.   The ball now is in the court of the Modi government. Will the Prime … Continue reading

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