Opposition parties, from the Congress to CPI(M) to DMK, lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday for his demonetisation ‘adventure’ that wreaked havoc on the economy, the impact of which is still being felt by the people. But the question still remains. What was the purpose of it? Continue reading WONDER: Demonetisation- Where is the Black Money?
In an exclusive interview with Newsclick, Senior Journalist Barkha Dutt talks to Paranjoy Guha Thakurta about the threats she has been receiving from some very powerful people from the ruling party. She explains how even though she has not been directly threatened by any of these people, the indirect, insidious intimidation by them is getting in the way of her work as a journalist and … Continue reading Insidious Intimidations by Sections in the BJP Govt are Preventing Me from Doing My Job: Barkha Dutt
Two biographies of the desperately aspiring Narendra Modi are reminders that Gujarat’s ‘CEO’ can’t hide from his grisly past, argues Paranjoy Guha Thakurta With a substantial section of the Indian media choosing to hype the upcoming 16th General Election as an American presidential style contest between Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, it is not surprising that popular interest in … Continue reading How many skeletons can he fit in his closet?