The MPs With The Most Profitable Stints In Government

Is a stint in politics profitable?   Depends on how you define profitable. If it’s in money terms, the answer is yes. Not to say that the earnings accrued from their being politicians or their specific roles but many politicians saw their wealth multiply quite sharply in the last five years.   This is also … Continued

South India To Congress Rescue….Again

Is it time for the Congress leadership to listen to politicians from Karnataka and Kerala? In an election when the party could not win even a single seat in almost 8 states, Karnataka has elected nine Congress MPs and Kerala eight Congress MPs.  Out of the 44 elected Congress MPs, that is nearly 39%.   … Continued

Employment Generation Key Challenge For Govt: Congress’ Manash Bora

Manash Bora, Congress candidate from Guwahati, Assam, feels employment and job opportunities have to be created by the Government. An atmosphere is needed to generate jobs both in the Government as well as the private sector.   This initiative is part of Mera Neta, India’s largest candidate outreach programme, which has exclusive updates of the … Continued

Govt Focus Should Be On Agriculture: Congress’ Laxman Singh

Laxman Singh, Congress candidate from Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh, feels agricultural output has to be increased to benefit farmers. A key challenge for the area, Singh feels, would be to make it an educational hub.   This initiative is part of Mera Neta, India’s largest candidate outreach programme, which has exclusive updates of the candidates contesting … Continued

Lack Of Jobs A Big Concern: Congress’ P C Sharma

P C Sharma, Congress candidate from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, says employment generation remains the key challenge for the area. He adds that while there are a number of professional colleges in the area, quality needs to be improved and it can be done with the help of the central Government.   This initiative is part … Continued

Plan To Reduce Corruption Via E-Governance: Milind Deora

Milind Deora, Congress candidate from South Mumbai, Maharashtra says that if we want to reduce corruption and improve transparency in governance, we need to make governments smarter and smaller. And this can be achieved by e-governance which will reduce the human interface between the citizen and the government.   This initiative is part of Mera … Continued