Politics & Dirty Business

South Park predicted the 2016 US presidential election way back in 2004

IR# 073 Rewind to 2008... I was sitting in my room in Bangalore and binge watching South Park on my laptop. I was recently introduced to the series by my classmate Ashwin Kochar and couldn't get enough of it. I had laughed myself to the eighth season and reached the episode entitled "Douche vs. Turd". Being not… Continue reading South Park predicted the 2016 US presidential election way back in 2004

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JNU debacle clearly shows why political parties should be kept away from campus politics

IR #066 I have never had the chance to participate in campus politics as a student as both the universities or campuses I attended for my graduation and post graduation were politics free zones. My second post graduation in Malta gave me the opportunity to indulge in the same but the issues and ideologies were… Continue reading JNU debacle clearly shows why political parties should be kept away from campus politics

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Arvind Kejriwal… Now this is just shameful!!

#051 The CBI has been prominent in the news recently. Nope, not because they have finally cracked a few high profile cases (which they actually have in recent days) but because of statements from the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party claiming them to be stooges for the central government and the PMO. Before I… Continue reading Arvind Kejriwal… Now this is just shameful!!

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No excuses… BJP lost the plot completely in Bihar

IR #039 There has been numerous articles written about the results of the Bihar election and why the BJP failed so miserably. More than the failure of the Narendra Modi led BJP, the biggest surprise to non-Biharis and outsiders was the fact that the Laloo Prasad Yadav led RJD emerged as the single largest party… Continue reading No excuses… BJP lost the plot completely in Bihar

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If the BJP is communal… we are ignoring other obvious ones!!!

IR #033 The Dadri incident recently has got me thinking quite deeply on the whole political landscape of India. Or should I say, the socio-religious political landscape of the world's largest democracy. Let me clear one thing out in the beginning itself before I begin my rant... I am a born Hindu, living in a… Continue reading If the BJP is communal… we are ignoring other obvious ones!!!