Results 2014: How Twitter Influenced Indian Politics

The landslide win by BJP led Narendra Modi is a turning point in Indian political history and social media tools seems to have their share as we can note by the extensive of tools like Twitter by Indian politicians. Here we look at the tweets mentioned on the elections and it was an astounding 58 … Continued

Chart: Aam Aadmi Party Has Donors From Kyrgyzstan, Monaco

The donation drive by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) touched a milestone as total collections crossed the Rs 30 crore mark. The donation drive was started on 12th December, 2013.   We decided to do a quick visualization of the 116 countries from where AAP has received donations. (see map)   A significant chunk of this … Continued

Kejriwal Vs Modi: Fact vs Non-Fact

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal recently posed 16 questions to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. We decided to do a fact check on some of these questions raised by Kejriwal on the Gujarat model of economic development.   Agricultural Growth  How do you claim 11% agriculture growth rate when statistics released … Continued

Making Delhi’s Police Accountable To Delhi’s Citizens

The national capital of Delhi came to a stand-still on 20th January, 2014 after Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his supporters from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) held a ‘dharna’ (protest) for more than 30 hours.   One of Kejriwal’s main reasons for staging the protest was to bring the Delhi Police under the state … Continued

More Than 50% Decadal Jump In Rape Cases

Delhi is once again in the limelight for all the wrong reasons. The rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist in the nation’s capital has once again highlighted the lack of security for women in India. While the police have already nabbed two suspects, one of the most startling details of the case is that the … Continued