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Return Of The Dragon: Transgression? Intrusion? Incursion?

Return Of The Dragon: Transgression? Intrusion? Incursion?

As Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi walked the Sabarmati promenade and posed together for photographs at Mahatma Gandhi's ashram, far to the north in Ladakh, Chinese forays into Indian territory continued.…

Who Bunks Rajya Sabha Sessions The Most?

Who Bunks Rajya Sabha Sessions The Most?

12 seats in Rajya Sabha are allocated to nominated MPs.These members are nominated by the President of India from among people who have special knowledge or experience in areas like literature, science, art and social service. The list this year included former minister Mani Shankar Aiyar,master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, actress Rekha and poet Javed Akhtar.…

Union Budget 2014: Dope On Who Gets How Much

Union Budget 2014: Dope On Who Gets How Much

The Finance Ministry, Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution get the highest share of the union budget allocations this year…

Latest Reports

Modi Is Right. To Stop School Dropouts, Fix The Toilets

Modi Is Right. To Stop School Dropouts, Fix The Toilets

In response to a question from a young student a few weeks ago, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that in the absence of toilets, girls who enroll in primary school do not continue in school for too long.…

A No-Brainer: Subsidies Or Human Development?

A No-Brainer: Subsidies Or Human Development?

How can the Government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, save over Rs 75,000 crore every year? Simple: use technology and rationalise subsidies.…

The Attempt To Build A New India-China Relationship Rests On Shaky Foundations

The Attempt To Build A New India-China Relationship Rests On Shaky Foundations

India and China have made grand promises to improve economic ties during previous high-level meetings that ended with no major improvement on the ground in bilateral investment and business.…

More Girls Are Being Adopted. The Good News Ends There

More Girls Are Being Adopted. The Good News Ends There

Outside a temple in the holy town of Mathura in Uttar Pradesh, a two-day-old girl was abandoned on August 22, a common-enough occurrence across India. Indeed, five days later, a four-day-old girl was abandoned on a road outside a Lucknow neighbourhood.…

Fact Check

Budget 2014 Fact Check: Rs 4 Lakh Crore Tax Claims Stuck

Budget 2014 Fact Check: Rs 4 Lakh Crore Tax Claims Stuck

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, while presenting the first union Budget of the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government, said over Rs 4 lakh crore of tax money is stuck in litigations and before the courts…

Fact Check: Is India The World’s 2nd Fastest Growing Economy?

Fact Check: Is India The World’s 2nd Fastest Growing Economy?

The communications adviser to the Prime Minister’s Office, put out a tweet on 9th April, which claimed that “India is the second fastest growing economy in the world since 2004″…

A Fact Check On Congress’ Fact Check On Narendra Modi

A Fact Check On Congress’ Fact Check On Narendra Modi

Here is a Fact Check on a Fact Check by Indian National Congress on the claims made by Narendra Modi, Gujarat Chief Minister and the Prime Ministerial candidate of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the six-phased General Elections scheduled from April 7, 2014.…

Kejriwal Vs Modi: Fact vs Non-Fact

Kejriwal Vs Modi: Fact vs Non-Fact

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal recently posed 16 questions to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi…

UPA’s FDI Claims Don’t Seem To Add Up: Fact Check

UPA’s FDI Claims Don’t Seem To Add Up: Fact Check

  India has received billions of dollars in foreign investment after it began liberalising its markets in the 1990s…