Posts Tagged AAP

Clean Politics a Fiction Only

Election dates have been announced today by the Election Commission of India. With the announcement, the Model Code of Conduct has come in to effect, which impels the political parties to observe agreed principles of good conduct. Under its provisions, the ECI keeps a watch on the speech and spending of the political parties and […]

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A Costly Illusion

AAP (Aam Aadmi Party) led by Arvind Kejriwal has turned out to be a very costly political, social and economic illusion in less than just 50 days. The party began its journey under the pretext of providing a clean government, free from the corruption practiced by the previous Congress government led by Ms Sheila Dixit […]

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Curious Case of AAP’s Identity Theft & Superficial Secularism

The poor man’s identity itself has been stolen. Look at our nouveau aam aadmi. Do they resemble the real aam aadmi (the nanga-bhooka-garib aam aadmi)? They are either rich or crorepatis or multi lakhpatis at least. Before the birth of the AAP there have been umpteen such claimants to the throne of the poor aam […]

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Remove Not the Cap but Corruption

The Aam Aadmi Party legislators entered the Delhi Assembly donning their skull cap inscribed with the words “Mein Aam Aadmi Hoon or I am an ordinary person”. These words are the credo of the new political party that has ushered in the transparency revolution successfully in the country in a commendable manner. The party claims […]

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A Turning Point In Indian Democracy

It has happened; happened today the 28th December 2013 in Delhi. A silent revolution has taken place. Democracy has breathed the freedom from the shackles of bondage after approximately 4 decades. Nobody could even imagine till December 7 that something like this was going to happen. Not even the Chief Minister of Delhi, sworn in […]

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The Trap Turns to a Noose!

The newspapers and TV channels have suddenly found a topic for increasing their TRP ratings. It is Arvind Kejriwal. Or to be precise, the AAP. We yet don’t know which of these two has captured the imagination of our media, press and politicians. It is kind of a sudden change in weather conditions which nobody […]

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Lokpal Bill Passed In The Lok Sabha

The agitation for the legislation of the anti-graft law comes to an end today- the Parliament of India has passed the Bill in the People’s House/ Lok Sabha this 18 December 2013. The Bill has been hailed as historic by some and a Joke Pal by others. Anna Hazare, whose crusade in 2011 fired the […]

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