Politics | Информационное Агентство "365 дней" - Part 2


CEC says EVMs will be ready for Lok Sabha polls

New Delhi: The election commission (EC) was capable of holding the Lok Sabha elections and polls to four state Assemblies together in December if the parliamentary elections are advanced, said the chief election commissioner O.P. Rawat. When asked whether the EC was ready if the LS elections are held in December along with Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram ...

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Omarosa’s Unhinged is an unconvincing mess of a book

Before sitting down to enjoy all 356 unembargoed pages of Unhinged, Omarosa Manigault Newman’s memoir of her stint in Donald Trump’s White House, I decided to do my due diligence as a reviewer and familiarize myself with her earlier literary work. I can now say with confidence that 2008’s The Bitch Switch: Knowing How to Turn It On and Off ...

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The treachery of Tom Perez

Tom Perez is chair of the Democratic National Committee because wealthy centrist liberals — above all then-President Barack Obama — needed a convenient stooge to keep the party machinery out of the left’s hands. He’s serving his big donor masters loyally, and in the process failing his party, the United States of America, and humanity as a whole. Most egregiously, ...

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MK Stalin will be crowned president of DMK, say leaders

Chennai: That M.K. Stalin will soon don the president’s crown in the DMK was made clear at the party’s executive committee meeting here on Tuesday when party’s principal secretary Duraimurugan hailed him from dais as the ‘president-to-be.’ “Just as we all followed in the footsteps of Kalaignar (late DMK chief M. Karunanidhi), we shall work under the leadership of Thalapathi ...

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DMK breaking under MK Alagiri assault: AIADMK

Chennai: Those who know the DMK well and can gauge the emerging post-Karunanidhi possibilities could quickly, and easily, dismiss MK Alagiri's Monday declaration at the Marina as just another rattle of his rusted sabre. But, to the ruling AIADMK, his assertion that the loyal followers of Kalaignar are all with him has come as sweet music and a sure indicator ...

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AIADMK dubs Rajinikanth as immature, opportunist

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Minister for Fisheries D. Jayakumar, on Tuesday slammed Rajinikanth for his remark that the government acted petty in refusing to allow former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi to be buried alongside DMK founder C N Annaduai on the Marina, until the high court intervened. Speaking to reporters, Jayakumar said Rajinikanth had shown ignorance of the history of AIADMK ...

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Omarosa is the hero America deserves

There is only one Omarosa. It is fitting that even in her own lifetime, Omarosa Onee Manigault Newman has joined the ranks of the mononymous. History has had its Voltaires and its Rasputins. It has never yet seen an Omarosa. Many eminent figures in modern political life are bland technocrats who do not seem destined for historical representation. This is ...

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The biggest policy mistake of the last decade

In the great economic battle of the past decade, the winner is the tried and true — in a rout. After the 2008 financial crisis, old-fashioned Keynesians offered a simple fix: Stimulate the economy. With idle capacity and unemployed workers, nations could restore economic production at essentially zero real cost. It helped the U.S. in the Great Depression and it ...

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