Politics at Play

Politics is the crux of a democracy. This category features latest youth views on pertinent political and current affairs.

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By Garima Kushwaha: One of the picturesque and sumptuous gothic-style building opposite to the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (a UNESCO World heritage site) is the building of Brihanmumbai Mahanagar Palika, the ...
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By Abhishek Jha:  Late last month, Rohini Salian, special public prosecutor in the 2008 Malegaon blast case made allegations that there was a suggestion from an NIA official, after the ...
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By Abhishek Jha: with growing demands from the Congress that the Madhya Pradesh BJP government order a CBI probe into the scam. There is a growing concern regarding the inability ...
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By Shinjini Devbarman: There is a high chance that Greece will leave the Euro, as an overwhelming number of people have voted against a bailout deal from foreign creditors in ...
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By P.V. Durga: John Kerry, Secretary of State, U.S.A., recently mentioned that Iran faces “hard choices” in achieving a nuclear deal with the West. The permanent members of the UN ...
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By Devika Kohli: Mr. Modi’s Smart Cities project has been applauded by many for its sheer grandeur and ambition. The Smart City idea developed into a grand urban strategy during ...
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By YKA Staff: The death toll of people linked to the Vyapam scam continues to increase with the mysterious death of India Today journalist Akshay Singh on 3rd July and ...
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By Anisha Padma: Despite arriving one hour late in front of Shastri Bhawan, I thought I would be able to catch the beginning of the planned protest against the appointment ...
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By Chaitanya Mallapur:  Health Minister J P Nadda sparked scepticism when he declared on June 30 that India would reach the universal immunisation target, or 95% of all children, by ...
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By Arati Nair:  Self-gratification is the hallmark of Indian politicians; the crying needs of the electorate are secondary in the grand scheme of things. Even as the clamour for the ...
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By Abhishek Jha: Back in 2013, after reports of irregularities in the state PMT (Pre-medical Test) and a PIL filed by the parents of students, notices were served by the ...
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By Abhishek Jha:  It is not surprising to see BJP rant against homosexuality. That 377 is their preferred position is no surprise either. Their primary allies, the Sangh Parivar, their ...
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By Abhishek Jha: Compounding problems for the BJP, which has been facing a lot of heat currently due to LalitGate, Congress has found a new rallying point. The furore arose ...
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By IndiaSpend Team: Decide your neighbourhood priorities, instead of leaving it to the government. With that thought in mind, Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced Rs 253 crore for ...
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Submitted Anonymously:  I am writing this today on 28th of June, using my left hand, as my right hand was injured in a brutal lathicharge by the armed forces. Kashmir University saw ...
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By Abhishek Jha: On Thursday last week, Rohini Salian, special public prosecutor in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, made some damning revelations about the progress of the case. “Last year ...
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By Shambhavi Saxena: On Saturday, campaign, which quickly became a twitter trend. Part of the ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ campaign, the hashtag aims at improving women’s status in India, but ...
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By Zoya Sham: The Indian Institutes of Management draft Bill 2015 proposed by the HRD Ministry has been the subject of many debates, most of which determined that its cons ...
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By Kabir Sharma:  , in one way or another. Be it the bans and censorship, the cruel sterilizations and associated deaths, the crackdown on rights of citizens, stifling of dissent, ...
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By Devika Kohli: Bernie Sanders, the Senator of Vermont has emerged as one of the most prominent contenders in the 2016 American Presidential election. Other popular candidates are Hillary Clinton ...
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By Ruchika Thakur: China recently blocked India’s move in the United Nations for seeking action against Pakistan for releasing 26/11 mastermind Zaki-Ur-Rehman Lakhvi and has put it on technical hold. ...
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By Nikhil Umesh:  On Wednesday, Republican Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced that he would be seeking the United States presidency. Jindal is the first Indian American to seek a spot ...

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