The writer is president, Swaraj India
Mature nations do not react when provoked, they respond when they choose to. He may not deserve it or even acknowledge it, but this is the time to help the PM retrieve the situation.
The Congress is an obstacle to those who want to build an alternative. A large mainstream party acts like a magnet that catches a lot of energy around it. So, even when the Congress is unable to defeat the BJP, it ends up diverting and diffusing a lot of the energy that gets drawn to it.
Rajni Kothari made it possible to think of India as a ‘normal’ democracy, writes Yogendra Yadav
BJP’s success shows that there is no alternative to Congress-style politics. Or that it is yet to emerge.
The real question is not why government wants to push the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, but what it wants to pack into this campaign.
Only consistent trend in bypolls across states since the general election is the party’s loss of seats
This agitation is not against English but against the dominance of English. It is against the presumption that the national talent resides within the tiny pool of English speakers.
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