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Fascist International? Note on EU Parliamentary Election Results

May 31, 2019 - 9:25 am in Elections, Politics

Fascism is always latent in a Republic, and makes its appeal in underhand ways. They incite you to believe that the survival of your family is dependent on the survival or expansion or maintenance of the Republic itself  and scoop up your vote in their net.…

Elections 2019: Redrawing Contours of Democracy in India | Neha Dabhade

May 29, 2019 - 7:03 pm in Elections

The exercise of general elections in the largest democracy in India concluded with victory of second consecutive term of BJP at the centre. The BJP got…

Why Manas Jena need our support to get elected from Jajpur for Loksabha

April 21, 2019 - 10:45 am in Elections

In the age of branding where media decide what you need and impose upon you even the ‘leaders’ in the opposition, those who work tirelessly for the…

Invoking Lord Ram on Electoral Battlefield | Ram Puniyani

November 17, 2018 - 2:53 pm in Elections

As General elections 2019 are approaching different political parties are raising issues according to their deeper agenda, and according to what they perceive will appeal to the voters. There are some parties which thrive on polarization as it pays electoral…

Which party cares for Dalits Today? | Ram Puniyani

August 24, 2018 - 10:03 am in Elections

Recently anti-dalit atrocity laws were first diluted inserting the clause of anticipatory bail. Following this there were serious protests all over. In these protests, the anti dalit nature of present ruling dispensation, BJP led NDA was highlighted. Under…

Kairana ensured that the idea of India is not dead | Vidya Bhushan Rawat

June 1, 2018 - 10:33 am in Elections

Kairana results have signalled to the mighty that the public can wash them out in the 2019 elections. For the first time, RSS spokes person was speaking that government come and go but we must protect institutions. He was defending election commission but…

Choice between the Devil and the Deep Sea in Karnataka – Prashant Bhushan

March 25, 2018 - 8:21 pm in Elections

Press Release Bengaluru: Deploring the unprecedented assault on the values and democratic institutions of India by the ruling government, anti-corruption crusader Prashant Bhushan gave a clarion call to the foot soldiers of Swaraj Abhiyan and other movements…

Are Liberal parties dumping Muslims? | Mukhtar Ahmad

March 20, 2018 - 10:05 pm in Elections

The recent statement made by Sonia Gandhi that congress is suffering because it is projected as Muslim favouring party, and this image must be corrected is very unfortunate.. In last few elections the role of Muslims has been minimal and their votes have become…

BJP’s Forays in North Eastern States and its anti Minority Agenda | Ram Puniyani

March 19, 2018 - 4:28 pm in Elections

From last couple of decades one is coming across the pamphlets, leaflets and other material containing the propaganda that Christian missionaries are converting the people at rapid pace; the examples mostly given have been those of the North Eastern states.…

Understanding Tripura verdict | Vidya Bhushan Rawat

March 12, 2018 - 1:00 pm in Elections

A new chief minister has sworn in Tripura. Obviously, BJP also played the same politics by selecting the Bengali immigrant as chief minister of the state as the CPM has been doing. In the din of despicable and condemnable attack on Lenin’s statue, the larger…