Anna Hazare

Politics & Political Commentary

Was there a script for Modi for PM and Kejriwal for CM?

There seems to be a fringe theory floating around about a larger international conspiracy (CIA etc) influencing Indian politics using the Ford Foundation (among other things). The Great Game India blog (linking to blog because too many interlinked posts to link individually) has been with this train of thought for a few years now. That the RSS […]

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BJP advertisement showing a garlanded photo of Anna Hazare
Politics & Political Commentary

2 days after Anna threatens agitation against government, ad shows a garland on his photo

News media quoted Anna Hazare criticizing the Modi government on not fulfilling its promises re black money and Lokpal Bill. Here is a quote from January 29th, 2015 – Indian Express: “Before he became the PM, Modi had promised to deposit Rs 15 lakh in every Indian’s account by bringing back black money. It has […]

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Toll vandalized at Kolhapur

Raj Thackeray and the toll plaza controversy

Raj Thackeray is making news with the toll plazas again with 4 road toll booths vandalized. Earlier this month it was Shiv Sena that torched 3 road toll collection booths. The objective is to disrupt toll collection. They see toll booths as economic crimes by overcharging people, faking accounts to show less profits and continue […]

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Shanti Bhushan
Politics & Political Commentary

False article by India Today in the name of Shanti Bhushan

An article India Today has published in Shanti Bhushan’s name, which he denies writing India Today apparently has no idea how the slanderous article got there. Considering the stature of Shanti Bhushan and his role a founder of Aam Aadmi Party, the article being published “accidentally” seems rather far fetched. The false article has since […]

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Shyam Gupta'ss misleading poster
Politics & Political Commentary

Who was this TORCH symbol in the Delhi Elections

The Aam Aadmi Party has made allegations about a suspicious group of independents, all contesting using symbol similar to them and who got thousands of votes without any campaigning on the ground.

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