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Enforcement Directorate Success In Kejriwal Bail Case May Be A Flash In The Pan

By K Raveendran The Enforcement Directorate has managed to throw a spoke into the wheels of Aam Aadmi Party’s celebrations of leader Arvind Kejriwal coming out on bail by approaching the Delhi High Court post-haste even before it could lay hands on the court’s order. And with the high...

Jun 22 · >

Ajit Pawar On The Cusp As His Clout Within Mahayuti Wanes

By Sushil Kutty Ajit Pawar’s waxing and waning is a matter of research. In the battle between two Pawars, Ajit Pawar and Sharad Pawar, Ajit is the loser. His clout in the Mahayuti has been waning. The Ajit Pawar-led NCP performed the worst among the Mahayuti in the 2024...

Jun 22 · >

Hollywood Legend Donald Sutherland Was A Brilliant Actor With Left Values

By Eileen Jones Donald Sutherland (1935–2024) who passed away on June 21 projected equal parts warmth, intelligence, and menace on the big screen. But he wasn’t just a brilliant actor — he was a man of the Left who never abandoned those values. There are some actors you can’t...

Jun 22 · >

Escalating Tension Between Bangladesh, Myanmar Threatens Regional Stability

By Tajul Islam The recent provocations by Myanmar in the Bay of Bengal have significantly escalated tensions between Myanmar and Bangladesh, threatening regional stability and security. Reports indicate that Myanmar has been engaging in aggressive actions against Bangladeshi vessels operating in the Teknaf and St Martin’s sea lanes. This...

Jun 22 · >

Leftwing President Arevalo Reverses Democratic Backsliding In Guatemala

By Vicki Gass On January 15, 2024, president-elect Bernardo Arévalo of the Semilla Party was inaugurated after five tense months since he was elected on August 20, 2023. (Inauguration day in Guatemala is usually held on January 14 but constitutional challenges to president-elect Arévalo delayed the ceremony nine hours...

Jun 22 · >

After 88 Years, A New Popular Front Has Potential To Get Power In France

By Nitya Chakraborty For France, the national politics has never been so exciting in recent years as the French President Emanuel Macron announced the holding of snap polls in the country on June 30 and July 7 after the disastrous results of his party in the European Parliament elections...

Jun 21 · >

Under Modi.3, The First GST Council Meeting Must Focus On Finetuning Rates

By Anjan Roy The GST Council meeting on June 22 will be somewhat different from any previous ones because of the changed political situation in the country. Ever since the GST came not effect in the first Modi government, the opposition has been on the back foot. Now with...

Jun 21 · >

Large Scale Deployment Of Ai In Economy Will Lead To Massive Unemployment

By Prabhat Patnaik The fundamental issue raised by Hollywood writers when they had gone on a strike against being replaced by artificial intelligence, somehow receded to the background after the resolution of that particular conflict; but it remains a fundamental issue. Much has been written about the various problems...

Jun 21 · >

Bizarre Things Are Happening In Courts Over Bail Of Arvind Kejriwal

By Sushil Kutty The one big difference between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is the “wife” factor. Kejriwal’s wife Sunitha Kejriwal appears to be on his side where Modi’s doesn’t appear on Modi’s side. Sunitha Kejriwal was speaking up for Kejriwal when the Enforcement...

Jun 21 · >

Significance Of Priyanka Gandhi’s Poll Debut From Kerala

By P. Sreekumaran THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: There is no mistaking the spring in the walk of Congress leaders in Kerala these days and the sparkle in their eyes. The sense of euphoria is understandable. The party has just scored a remarkable victory in the Lok Sabha elections, winning 18 out of...

Jun 21 · >
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