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Job creation

PM Modi’s litmus test Is something “missing”? Or, has something gone wrong the way our rulers have organized and managed the country’s economy for the past several decades? Some of the early assumptions of economic policies and strategies have turned … Continue reading

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PNB Scam

Where are the promised reforms ? After known fraudsters Vijay Mallya and Lalit Modi, the country is caught in yet another massive banking fraud by billionaire jewellery designer Nirav Modi. The question here is not one of starting year (2011) … Continue reading

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Education

An orphaned sector Whither India’s Education? This question has been debated in the country’s various fora, in Parliament and academic circles for years. Still, big gaps remain between official efforts-cum-claims and the people’s rising expectations for quality education in primary … Continue reading

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From the Editor

Ten years is not a long period in the life of a Think Tank National Magazine. Power Politics has, however, already carved out a special space in the Indian media scene, with its deep insight into what makes India grab … Continue reading

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Aam Aadmi : Missing human touch at the grassroots !

Riding on the wave of the people’s massive mandate in the mid-2014 general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked about “maximum governance, minimum government”. He also promised to provide good governance, to the delight of every section of society. On … Continue reading

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My Lords ! Matters of Judicial Dharma

Notwithstanding the controversial nature of the move, I am of the view that the nation needs to be grateful to the Supreme Court’s four senior-most judges-Justices Jasti Chelameswar, Rajan Gogoi (in line to be CJI in October, by which time … Continue reading

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Rising crimes speak for poor governance

India has reasons to be terribly concerned about its disquieting Social Index. By the Social Index, I am specifically referring to the rising graph of various categories of crimes which have both social and economic components and they reflect on … Continue reading

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Model Village and our MPs’

How come most of our people’s representatives are unable to sustain their interest in the development of villages they represent? I am raising this issue in the wake of a recent report which says that as many as 475 out … Continue reading

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Looking beyond Modi’s waning magic

In India’s personalized electoral politics, it needs to be graciously acknowledged that the Modi Magic factor still rules supreme from the coastal lines of Gujarat to the snow-bound rugged hills of Himachal Pradesh, whatever might be the nature of people’s … Continue reading

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Is it the spirit of Vande Mataram?

What’s in a name? Probably everything, if we go by the misplaced zeal for name-changing by a certain class of our politicians, public men and educationists. Take the18th November decision of the governing body of Dyal Singh evening college to … Continue reading

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