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Saturday, June 25, 2022

Randeep Singh Surjewala


The writer is communications incharge, All India Congress Committee.

Eight years of the Modi government, but no ‘achhe din’
Mon, May 30, 2022

Randeep Singh Surjewala: It has indulged in incessant propaganda, distorted brand of nationalism and rampant misuse of investigative agencies to hide its failures.

Why citizens must be wary of attempts to link Aadhaar with voter ID
Fri, Jan 07, 2022

🔴 Randeep Singh Surjewala writes: The Modi government’s alarming record of encroaching on citizens’ right to privacy should be taken as a warning

Nothing can erase Indians’ memories of Covid devastation
Tue, Oct 26, 2021

Randeep Singh Surjewala writes: Celebration of vaccination milestone is mere propaganda to distract from government’s abdication of duty during the second wave of the pandemic

Centre’s divisive campaign will only deepen impasse with farmers
Fri, Jan 15, 2021

At the core of the current impasse between farmers and the Modi government lies a massive trust deficit cultivated over seven years of broken promises, manipulated data and outright neglect.

Rajasthan case shows that institutions charged with holding the line are crossing it
Tue, Jul 28, 2020

These institutions have not just acquiesced but also participated in the crossing of a Lakshman rekha in a manner which, either willingly or unwillingly, benefits the interests of a single political party, all the while flagrantly flouting long-standing legal precedents.

As government whitewashes its shortcomings, citizens must keep vigil
Tue, Jun 02, 2020

It is ironic that the leaders who dream of a thousand-year rule are often myopic when it comes to an honest review of their time in office.

Justice Gogoi’s Rajya Sabha nomination underlines need for cooling-off period for judges
Fri, Mar 20, 2020

The government should remember that while this appointment may ostensibly be at the pleasure of the President, it comes at a great cost to the people of India. History will not forget or forgive this “scar”.

Even after late-night coups, the sun rises — as it has in Maharashtra
Wed, Nov 27, 2019

The fact that the apex court was required to intervene, once again, is itself a sad commentary on where the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah regime has taken Indian politics.

Demonetisation, a cautionary tale
Sat, Nov 10, 2018

The heavily flawed policy decision continues to adversely affect us

Authoritarianism checkmated
Thu, Sep 27, 2018

Supreme Court verdict upholds UPA framework for Aadhaar, censures Modi government

Lights, Camera, No Action
Thu, May 31, 2018

Four years of NDA government have put India on a downward spiral

This is no reform
Wed, Jan 03, 2018

Toothless bill criminalising triple talaq is meant only to score political points.

Rafale questions
Wed, Nov 22, 2017

Government’s reluctance to share data on the price of the aircraft has raised several scenarios, none of them flattering to it

Vast resources of the BJP could not turn right into wrong
Thu, Aug 17, 2017

No election to the Rajya Sabha has been as bitterly fought or as fraught with attempts at manipulation as the one this time in Gujarat. The Congress had to be cautious because it was dealing with a rival who does not comprehend the meaning of fair play.

Don’t talk, listen
Wed, Jul 19, 2017

Government is not paying heed to people’s concerns on GST. It is too important a reform to be left to whims of jingoistic politicians

A nation disrupted
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Demonetisation is not a visionary scheme. It is a dereliction of duty.

High on rhetoric, low on tact
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

Bravado has overtaken the sense of sobriety that BJP should have shown after the surgical strikes

AgustaWestland deal: No light, only noise
Wed, May 11, 2016

On AgustaWestland, three questions for the Modi government.