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Elections-2017 Op-Eds


On 09 Mar 17, the last phase of the 5-state, mini general election was completed and the nation looks forward to the election result that shall be...

RSS - CPI(M) Violence in Kerala Op-Eds

RSS - CPI(M) Violence in Kerala

On 01 Mar 17, RSS Mahanagar Prachar Pramukh of Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, Dr. Kundan Chandravat, while addressing a public rally said he would offer Rs...

EU delegation in India Analyses & Assessments

EU delegation in India

Four Members of European Parliament (MEP) are visiting India to prepare for the EU-India Summit scheduled later in 2017 in New Delhi. The objective...

India-China strategic dialogue Op-Eds

India-China strategic dialogue

On 22 Feb 17, India and China shall hold strategic-level talks at Beijing, China. India shall be represented by Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar, while...

Regulation in marriage ceremonies Op-Eds

Regulation in marriage ceremonies

Congress MP Ranjeet Rajan, wife of Bihar MP Pappu Yadav has introduced a bill to control expenditure at wedding ceremonies. The bill called Marriages...

VK Sasikala convicted Op-Eds

VK Sasikala convicted

J Jayalalithaa was a tall leader and wielded complete control of the AIDMK. On 05 Dec 16, after spending almost three months at the Apollo Hospital,...

Judiciary & the executive Op-Eds

Judiciary & the executive

On 11 Feb 17, the Hindu Huddle hosted Union Minister for Law & Justice and Information Technology, in conversation with Ms. Nidhi Razdan, Editor...

Draconian laws Op-Eds

Draconian laws

On 11 Feb 17, at the Hindu Huddle Tathagata Satpathy, MP and Editor, Dharitri; politician Manish Tewari and lawyer Gautam Bhatia held conversation...

Punjab elections Analyses & Assessments

Punjab elections

On the 5th of February 2017, the people of Punjab took to the polls to elect their legislative assembly. The election turnout was estimated at 78%,...

Sasikala vs O.Panneerselvam Analyses & Assessments

Sasikala vs O.Panneerselvam

The fight for Jayalalithaa's legacy in Tamil Nadu is out in the open with two of her most trusted aides slugging it out. O Panneerselvam shocked...

 The BJP Cadres in Poll-Bound Uttar Pradesh Analyses & Assessments

The BJP Cadres in Poll-Bound Uttar Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party over the past few weeks has been racked by protests over the choice of candidates for the U.P. Assembly polls. The...

Nagaland Remains Tense Analyses & Assessments

Nagaland Remains Tense

An uneasy calm continued to prevail in the state with the Nagaland Tribes Action Committee (NTAC) vowing they will practice restraint only after T.R...

Padmavati Analyses & Assessments


On 27 Jan 17, miscreants allegedly from the Karni Sena, disrupted the shooting of the Film Padmavati being produced by Sanjay Leela Bansali, in...

One nation one election Op-Eds

One nation one election

On 25 Jan 2017, President Pranab Mukherjee, in his customary eve of Republic Day address to the nation, came out in support of simultaneous polls for...

Jallikattu – an ordinance in the offing Analyses & Assessments

Jallikattu – an ordinance in the offing

The centre on Friday cleared the TN government’s proposal to promulgate an ordinance to hold Jallikattu. The State government had proposed to issue...

Overseas citizen of india (OCI) Op-Eds

Overseas citizen of india (OCI)

On 08 Jun 16, PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, at Bangalore. The celebration is held regularly to celebrate Indian diaspora...

The Strains Analyses & Assessments

The Strains

How can tensions along the LOC be de-escalated?

Burning schools Analyses & Assessments

Burning schools

Is it madness or a strategic design?

Accenture ties up with IITs for research into Artificial Intelligence Op-Eds

Accenture ties up with IITs for research into Artificial Intelligence

The focus areas of the program includes research in natural language processing, machine learning, neural network, virtual agents, deep learning and...

 The Ray of Hope- Haji Ali Op-Eds

The Ray of Hope- Haji Ali

Have Indian women finally acquired equality in religion?