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adimage Presents the Union Budget 2015
Mar 4, 2015 02:01 AM
The BJP’s transformation of its Hindu nationalist ideology into Hindu populism has allowed the party to further some of its old aims in a new and relatively uncontroversial way We have recently witnessed a series of populist upsurges: against corru
Mar 4, 2015 01:55 AM
The Dominique Strauss-Kahn case shows that if sex workers cease to be considered on a par with other women, any attempt at fighting rape culture will quickly be stalled In 1933, Pablo Picasso painted a series of works about rape. The main character of th
Mar 4, 2015 12:43 AM
Marriages of convenience rarely involve a change of heart. Political expediency dictated the coming together of the Peoples Democratic Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party in a coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir, and neither party could have been e
Mar 4, 2015 12:28 AM
Budget 2015 recognises the need for legal reforms to stimulate business and growth. Economic policies overwhelmingly focus on fiscal measures, monetary interventions and welfare programmes to aid businesses, but the legal processes that underlie commerce
Mar 4, 2015 12:17 AM
Beyond the standard address of poverty, farm sector and industrial growth, the swell of monumental thinking lifts the Budget’s rhetoric with false effervescence into unrealised areas: the world of yet unbuilt infrastructure, the experiment with
Mar 3, 2015 02:58 AM
The bold decision to level the playing field for Indian corporations in the 2015 Budget demonstrates the government’s strategic vision and inherent confidence The budget announced by the Narendra Modi-led government may well clinch the top spot fo
Mar 3, 2015 02:49 AM
The core issues during Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar’s visit to Pakistan remain India’s concerns on terrorism and Pakistan’s concerns on Kashmir Six months after talks with Pakistan were called off Foreign Secretary Subrahmanyam Jais
Mar 3, 2015 02:44 AM
Pakistan has wasted $3.7 million worth of vaccines donated to protect children from deadly diseases because officials failed to store them properly, a senior health official has said in Islamabad. The scandal is the latest problem to be exposed in Pakis
Mar 3, 2015 02:32 AM
When he spoke of ‘India first’ as his government’s religion and the Indian Constitution as its only religious book, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was moving beyond platitudes on religious freedom, and correctly re-emphasising the constitu
Mar 3, 2015 02:07 AM
Any change at the helm of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) can be seen as an opportunity to end the crisis of credibility that has consumed the game’s administration in recent times. Ever since the betting and spot-fixing scandal hit
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