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Times of India has a lot to answer its discerning readers on a front-page story which, for want of a better word, appears part of an agenda if not a plant.

The story, headlined: “


Union agriculture minister of India, NS Tomar in the foreground

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Farmers want trouble. They now even don’t want MSP or APMC.

Let’s say there are two sets of demands of farmers: One concerns MSP and APMC. The other is a host of other issues including electricity, matter-in-civil-courts-only, no-hard-penalty-on-stubble etc. …


Bandi Sanjay Kumar, BJP Telangana chief, amidst supporters

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Hyderabad and its municipal elections would carry a deeper political meaning in days to come.

All this while we wondered why BJP was investing so much of its political campaign on a piddly elections. …


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Most of us know that the fate of farmers’ agitation depends if the Centre agrees to their guaranteed Minimum Support Price (MSP) demand on Thursday.

So what’s MSP?

MSP is the price at which the government purchases crops from the farmers. This was first announced…


Amit Malviya, BJP IT Cell chief

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It’s an alert to Modi government. It would face more and more hurdles in getting its message across to the citizens on the social media platform of twitter.

Twitter flagged a tweet by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) IT Cell chief Amit Malviya on Wednesday…


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It’s as good a moment to laugh at or mourn for the Americans and verify this utterance four years down the line in 2024.

For men like me, it’s a moment of chuckle since the US media is having an orgasm on Good Old…


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Farmers on foot, tractors, trucks have marched from Punjab towards Haryana and Delhi. Along the way, they have faced barricades, police resistance which morphed into tear gas, water canons and arguably some baton wielding. It’s not a pretty picture and the typical hubris of…


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Let there be no doubt that it’s not about farmers. Think of all the reasons you could and I would demolish it clinically.

MSP? “Farmers” are worried that Minimum Support Price is not guaranteed. That private players would manipulate them in future. Now when…


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Devdutt Pattanaik has again pulled a fast one. His twitter timeline has an image of a sculpture, most likely from Khajuraho, where a kiss is being performed. He followed it with another one such image. …


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No country has more land or maritime borders than China has. It has 14 neighbours around its’ 22,000 km land borders. In South China Sea, there are six (Vietnam, Philippines, Taiwan, Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia). And if you thought it had good relations with…

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