Ever since the declaration of election results that confirmed the highly anticipated landslide victory for BJP, its then Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi got flooded with invitations from foreign countries to visit them and hold talks. The President of the world’s most influential country USA, Barack Obama personally called Mr. Modi and was one of… Continue reading Love Thy Neighbor: A Peek into the Foreign Relations Policies of the New Government
“Modi jee ko lane waale hain Acche din aane waale hain” #AbKiBaarModiSarkaar The 16th day of May, 2014 was an eventful one in deed! There were many congratulations, many hopes, many aspirations that started afresh on that day, and for some these aspirations were realized: After Narendra Modi’s tremendous victory in the 16th general elections… Continue reading Narendra Damodardas Modi- India’s Panacea?
The Election Commission of India has renounced the conventional voting method of using ballot papers by introducing the Electronic Voting Machines or EVMs. Under the secret ballot system, the voter would cast his vote by affixing a stamp against the name of his preferred candidate and then fold the ballot paper in the prescribed manner… Continue reading Electronic Voting Machine – Is their a ghost inside it?
As the General Elections draw closer, the frantic attempts of all the political parties and their candidates to woo us into voting them to power will grow every day. This last month before the big elections is crucial for the candidates, but it is more so for us as the citizens of the largest democracy in… Continue reading How To: Make a Smart Choice This Election Season
The north east belt of our country being poorly connected to the rest of the states by a small corridor is in turn surrounded by many other countries like Myanmar, Bhutan, Bangladesh and China which have a greater influence on them. These states are known less by their names and more by the insurgencies which… Continue reading Solitude Of The Seven Sister States
Communalism during elections is a recurrent problem which affects the length and breadth of each and every corner of our country. Political manifestoes thrive on the sentiments of religious and ethnic identities and infest them with a sense of needing to guard against the invasion of alien beliefs into their personal space of communal stronghold.… Continue reading Electoral Communalism: Legal Provisions