South may be sour grapes for BJP

BJP, the ruling party at the Centre, has recently been winning election after election in several states. Though it is tasting victory every time it faces the Congress, it is faltering a bit while fighting the regional parties. In UP, the SP and the

22 Mar 2018, 04:44 AM IST
RTI helps detect major fraud
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In Visakhapatnam, the CII Partnership Summit and the Sunrise Andhra Pradesh Investment Meet were held recently. The Andhra Pradesh government, according to the information put out,
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Real wages remain stagnant

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Radically different idea

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TDP, TRS bonding for sure

The two Telugu States, which have been moving hand in hand with the Union government, now seem to have declared a sort of war against the NDA government. 
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One Nation & One Election – A Game-Changer Reform

This is a quintessential time to move the most important and path-breaking political and electoral reform for India. One Nation & One Election can be a game-changer for the nation.
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Funda of funds release & NITI

For some time now, the media has been highlighting the fracas between the BJP and the TDP about the release of funds due to the Andhra Pradesh state from the Central government. Wh
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Improper RTI replies merit penalty

The information about the contribution of employees to the Provident Fund (PF) and matching contribution by the employer is frequently being rejected by the PF offices, on an illog
27 Feb 2018, 04:23 AM IST

Only systemic reforms can stem scams

The Punjab National Bank scam points to the need of a deeper cleaning of the bureaucracy. Anecdotal evidence indicates that Prime Minister Narendra Modi appointed a number of hones
26 Feb 2018, 01:28 AM IST

An era has ended

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Whither India heading?

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23 Feb 2018, 04:27 AM IST

Reads like an election manifesto

Undecided between charisma and delivery, the Finance Minister has produced an effort which has in some quarters been described as the ‘Mother of all election manifestoes!’ Whil
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Compensate loss of regd post

One consumer of postal services has asked under RTI: (1) The article posted by registered post dated 23/11/15 did not reach destination; what action was taken on his three complain
20 Feb 2018, 04:41 AM IST

Protectionism welcome

The Prime Minister proudly announced at Davos that while globalisation is giving way to protectionism across the world, India “remains open for business”. He laid the red carpe
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Defrauding the nation

Describing what has happened at the infamous branch of Punjab National Bank in Mumbai as ‘the mother of all bank scams’ is a gross understatement. It’s a tell-tale example of
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Congress in smooth waters

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