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Amitabh Tiwari

Amitabh Tiwari

Author is a political commentator.

Author is a political commentator.

After tax boost, companies need to stimulate Indian economy

The step has been hailed as the second most landmark measure after the 1991 reforms announced by then Finance Minister Manmohan Singh.
 

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BJP holds the aces in Maharashtra as Sena has to play second fiddle

BJP, bolstered by a strong performance in Lok Sabha polls riding on the Modi wave, appears in no mood to accept Shiv Sena’s demands

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Are the rate cuts enough to boost growth?

The Indian economy is facing an acute demand side issue and Reserve Bank of India cannot fix it alone

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Game up for Abdullahs, Muftis

The Abdullahs and Muftis have been ruling the state for decades since Independence and exploited the local sentiments for their political benefit

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Another opportunistic alliance in Karnataka comes to an end

B S Yeddyurappa, at 76, is above the threshold limit of the party. The BJP needs to find a substitute soon under whom it would contest the 2023 polls

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Mayawati’s existential crisis

With no role for her in central politics, Mayawati doesn’t want to leave the CM chair for Akhilesh Yadav

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Don’t underestimate global economic impact on India’s GDP

Higher investments are likely to foster job creation; unemployment being a major issue facing the economy at a 45-year-high. 

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BJP has set an ambitious goal of dislodging Mamata Banerjee from power

A weakened Left, poor law and order situation and perceived excessive minority appeasement by Mamata Banerjee provide an opportunity for BJP. 

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Nitish Kumar, caught between a strong Modi and weak Lalu

Nitish Kumar has a big ego. So he retorted by expanding the state cabinet and inducting eight new ministers from JD(U), leaving out the BJP.  

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Road ahead for PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi loves challenges and there are many that he has to confront in his second tenure
 

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Lok Sabha election results 2019: Better management of vote bank contradictions and development were BJP’s keys

Caste-based opportunistic alliances in 2019 have failed to pin down the BJP and the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah duo.

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Narendra Modi’s popularity is still intact and this is even acknowledged by his detractors

These elections are turning out to be a vote either for Modi or against Modi. Whatever seats BJP and its allies get will be primarily because of him.

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In Odisha, Narendra Modi is considered a strong PM who gave a befitting reply to Pakistan

Odisha, which has exhibited similar voting patterns in the last three polls, is openly saying that we want Narendra Modi at the Centre and Naveen Patnaik in the state.

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Differences among opposition parties strengthen NDA's chances of coming back to power

While there is a lot of hoopla over a hung house, all latest polls show NDA ahead and within striking distance of forming the government.

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Uttar Pradesh: A cakewalk for none

In this article, we look at eleven key factors which will determine the results of UP in 2019.

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