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Lalit Shastri

Lalit Shastri

Lalit Shastri is an Indian journalist, editor, environmentalist and a wildlife film maker

Congress's minimum income plan will eat into the vitals of economic growth

It is a move that has nothing to do with channelising resources for building a robust economic infrastructure, improving education and skill development, creating jobs

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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Congress stands exposed as it plays OBC card in Madhya Pradesh

The quota system in its present form is causing reverse social discrimination

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On the issues of ideology and national security, it’s advantage Narendra Modi and BJP all the way

It’s advantage Modi and the BJP at this stage as Congress refuses to come on the same page with the government of India on the crucial issue of terrorism and national security.

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By politicising Balakot airstrike, opposition leaders have given Pakistan a big reason to cheer

When it is time for the nation to remain united to face the enemy, the Congress party and other opposition parties are working overtime and throwing posers about the outcome of the February 26…

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IAF's Balakot operation against JeM is proof of Narendra Modi government's decisiveness

Prime Minister Modi has continued to handle the problem with an iron fist.

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Even at a critical juncture, Mamata Banerjee and Navjot Singh Sidhu are politicising the Pulwama attack

It defies imagination that Navjot Singh Sidhu and Mamata Banerjee could take such a stand when the country is under attack.

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Congress must come clean on corruption charges against Robert Vadra first and then talk about Rafale deal

A lot of confusion has been created among the masses by the Congress party and the Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance of opposition parties) about Rafale.

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Mamata vs CBI: Saradha scam probe shouldn't be politicised

The CBI charges against the Kolkata Police chief, in connection with the Saradha Chit fund cases, are very serious.

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Minimum income guarantee: Populism versus long-term policy for a vibrant job market

Before the elections, the Congress, through the sop of "minimum income guarantee", has tried to address that section of the Indian population which is suffering the most due to joblessness and…

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Election Commission is right to call EVM hackathon 'a motivated slugfest'

The self-proclaimed cyber expert deserves to be hauled up for what he has blurted out is obviously motivated towards undermining India's democracy and its robust electoral system

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JNU sedition row: Police chargesheet is backed with firm evidence

Instead of allowing the police to handle the matter as a law and order issue, opposition parties are playing with fire as they have failed to denounce those who raised anti-India slogans and…

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Opposition parties fall in line and support quota for economically weaker sections

Prime Minister Modi's move to go for 10 per cent reservation for the economically weaker sections cutting across religious lines in government jobs and educational institutions is being described…

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In Madhya Pradesh, BJP and Congress battle it out over 'Vande Mataram'

BJP asserts that the banning of the song 'Vande Mataram' by the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh is like treason and an insult to the nation

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The Rath Yatra controversy and BJP’s stakes in West Bengal

BJP's Rath Yatra is aimed at building public opinion against illegal immigrants from Bangladesh. BJP views it as a serious issue and the main reason leading to distress among Bengal's youth.

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Tightrope walk for Kamal Nath in Madhya Pradesh

During electioneering, the Madhya Pradesh party chieftains had sunk their differences to give a united fight to the BJP

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