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BIG: HRD Ministry flags corruption in key scheme. Informs PMO of dubious handwritten cab bills for Rs 1.2 crore submitted by RUSA coordinator & Rs 23 lakh spent on private trips (within India & abroad) by ex-joint secy & her family


‪India is quickly losing key allies and the international community over the - counter terrorism ops with Afghanistan & Bangladesh are affected.

Indian diplomats are fighting a rearguard action defending CAA and

My column today‬


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India’s richest 1% hold four times more wealth than 70% of poor: Oxfam

As per the report, it would take a female domestic worker in India 22,277 years to earn what a top CEO of a technology company makes in one year.

A country for cronies!


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@Saikatd The sad part is that judiciary is letting us down bigtime.

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Muslims targeted in India’s most populous state.

Protests against the controversial religion-based citizenship law continue to spread across the country.

@Saikatd 's report

#CAAProtests #CAA_NRC #UttarPradesh
#CitizenshipAmendmentAct #India

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From @Saikatd
Muslims are being targeted in UP. Several state officials tell me that there is tremendous pressure from the top. Official police hierarchy is being sidelined to target protesters. But majority of police chiefs are standing up to the pressure. #CAA_NRC #CAA_NRC_NPR #CAA_NRC_Protests #YogiMustResign

Muslims are being targeted in UP. Several state officials tell me that there is tremendous pressure from the top. Official police hierarchy is being sidelined to target protesters. But majority of district police chiefs are standing up to the pressure, I report

The , & have severely undermined India's global standing severely.

Never has the international community stood against India as it does now as rise.

My column today

What's happening in UP is terrible. A complete failure of governance. Police brutality at its worst.

India's Prime Minister Modi pulled a "Trump" at a rally on Sunday. He made incorrect claims, much like his US counterpart.

And a Parliamentary written response indicates the detention centres are close to what Concentration Camps were.

My report

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Terror accused out on bail, now parliamentarian 's antics held up a flight up for 45 mins because the airline correctly refused to bend the rules for her. Good on you
Best part:a common man schools her on VIP culture and what it means to be a leader
Passengers on Spicejet flight tell BJP MP Pragya@SadhviPragya_MP…

Did the PM deliberately ignore the multiple assertions of his Home Minister on nationwide NRC?

Or did the PM publicly admonish his HM for making those repeated assertions on nationwide NRC?

Or has the PM forgotten the President's address to Parliament promising NRC?

Or did the PM forget his interview to Times Now about nationwide NRC?


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So what did Indians vote for in 2014 and 2019?

As students across 33 University campuses stand up in protest, as the entire North East rejects the citizenship amendment act, it is time to ask ourselves.
What did we vote for? My column

What's going on in Jamia? Can anyone explain what the cops are doing with the bus here?

‪ ‪A $126 billion -- that's what has spent in South & Central Asia to influence countries with poor results, a new study says. Not Surprisingly, India is a key target.

While 95% of the money it gives to other countries ends up in infrastructure projects, a bulk of that ultimately ends up in Chinese pockets.

And media in other Asian countries is a big target for China

My latest column

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Shah’s claim on the Partition flies in the face of known facts, and the strongest rebuttal came outside the House from Sudheendra Kulkarni, an aide to L.K. Advani who had nurtured the current crop of BJP leaders.

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#CitizenshipAmendmentBill2019: Federal US commission seeks sanctions against Amit Shah

CAB is a dangerous turn in the wrong direction; it runs counter to India's rich history of secular pluralism and the Indian Constitution, which guarantees equality before the law regardless of faith,"


India's finally staring down a dark hole.

For some, the citizenship amendment Bill finally puts Muslims in their place. They will couch it's justification in many ways to hide the essential fact -- that it is a violation of the basic tenets of the Indian constitution.

But to them, the Constitutional never mattered. What matters is a chance to other fellow citizens. What they don't realise is that they are now mere tools in a political power game.

My column

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