Nitish sinks Mahagathbandhan Boat, Floats with BJP

In a dramatic turn of events in Bihar, Nitish resigned as Chief Minister of the state yesterday evening. Modi tweeted within minutes praising his decision for standing for probity in public life. BJP acted swiftly eyeing an opportunity to bag one more state in its kitty and decided to back

Read More

AAP in crisis: Arvind Kejriwal’s party’s meteoric rise and how things went so terribly wrong

Image Courtesy: www.india.com The recent allegations that Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal took a bribe from Satyendra Jain has put the spotlight back on AAP. If nothing else, you have to give it to the party for being in the news all the time. Kapil Mishra has submitted what he calls

Read More

Fodder scam or not, leaders like Lalu Prasad Yadav will continue to thrive: Corruption isn’t a big issue for Indians

Image Courtesy: PTI The Supreme Court has quashed Jharkhand High Court order dropping criminal conspiracy charges against former chief minister and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav in four fodder scam cases. This has been lapped up by a section of media as a big blow to Lalu's political career, some suggesting

Read More

Kapil Mishra alleges Arvind Kejriwal took Rs 2 crore from Satyendra Jain: Can AAP survive another crisis?

Image Courtesy: PTI Kapil Mishra has dropped a bomb on AAP. He has alleged massive financial irregularities in the party. His key allegations are: Kejriwal shielded Shiela despite him providing substantive evidence in water tanker scam. Kejriwal allegedly took 2 crores bribe in cash in front of him from Satyendra

Read More

AAP thrives on the politics of confrontation; BJP’s witchhunt is only going to help Arvind Kejriwal

Image Courtesy: hindustantimes.com Union Home Ministry has sent a notice to AAP to furnish information about overseas/foreign funding it has allegedly received. The notice is not a show-cause notice and a regular correspondence which is sent to parties as per official quoted in news reports. The reports also state that

Read More

Why the new banking ordinance may not be able to solve the NPA rot

Image Courtesy: firstpost.com The President has accorded his assent to an ordinance proposed by Cabinet giving more powers to RBI to solve the massive NPA mess. Gross NPAs of banks have risen by Rs 1.2 lakh crore in first nine months of FY17 to Rs 6.7 lakh crore as of

Read More

Presidential election 2017: BJP seems well-placed, but must also cajole dissenter Shiv Sena and neutrals

Image Courtesy: firstpost.com In a three-part series, which analyses the complex Presidential election in India.  This is Part III of the series where we will analyze at whether a united opposition can defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is slightly short of the magical mark and has a few dissenting voices like Shiv Sena

Read More

Presidential Election 2017: UP, Uttarakhand wins give NDA an edge as Opposition camp unify to take on BJP’s might

In Part II we will take a look at how many votes does each party block have to determine who has the upper hand. The electoral college comprises of members from the Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, and the Legislative Assemblies. Let's take a look at how the different political parties

Read More

Presidential Election 2017: Pranab Mukherjee retires in July, this is how India elects its president

Image Courtesy: firstpost.com n a three-part series, we will be analyzing how the President of India is elected, how various parties are stacked up in terms of seats/votes and whether a united Opposition can defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), candidate. This is part 1 of the series. In the Parliamentary form

Read More

#3YearsOfModiGovt – Low Crude Oil Prices Have Been a Big Saviour Of Economy

Modi government completed 3 years on May 25, 2017. Time flies. It seems like it was only yesterday when Modi led BJP won a historic mandate in 2014 central elections. The Indian economy has been growing at 7%+ levels during Modi’s tenure. We have surpassed China as the fastest growing

Read More

MY BOOKS

BlogAdda Indian Elections Page

TOP 15 POLITICAL BLOGS IN INDIA

FaceBook Page

SITE STATISTICS

  • Total Visit: 2,323,014

MY BOOKS

Author Page

PB Speaks To The Guardian

PB Oye Times Interview

Follow me on Twitter

CONTACT US

politicalbaaba@gmail.com

Archives

FOLLOW THE BLOG