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Akalis give up on BJP-Punjab Perspective

Faced with diminishing returns from the National Democratic Alliance, NDA, the Shiromani Akali Dal has ended its long partnership with the BJP. Ostensibly, the move comes in the wake of the Narendra Modi dispensation’s decision to persist with the so-called farm sector reforms despite widespread opposition from the farming community. The Akali Dal leaders, the […]

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#Budget Rollback may not lift the economy

            Faced with widespread criticism of the economy stagnating and the stock markets tanking, the #Narendra Modi government has rolled back several of the new provisions enforced through this year’s Union budget. The most significant was the surcharge on tax on #foreign portfolio investors as well as domestic enterprises. This had resulted in an almost […]

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Priyanka entry to harm both BJP and SP-BSP combine

Priyanka entry to harm both BJP and SP-BSP combine             The BJP has been disparaging Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s move to catapult his sister #Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to the fore front of the electoral battle for the Lok Sabha in Uttar Pradesh. The Samajwadi Party, a constituent of the combine formed by the Akhilesh Yadav […]