Posts Tagged: United Progressive Alliance

Modi government revives communal tensions to accelerate economic growth

NEW DELHI—Rejecting criticism that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had done little to distinguish its economic policies from those of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stated today that communal tensions sparked by emboldened Vishwa Hindu Parishad,

Modi government revives communal tensions to accelerate economic growth

NEW DELHI—Rejecting criticism that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had done little to distinguish its economic policies from those of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stated today that communal tensions sparked by emboldened Vishwa Hindu Parishad,

Modi heals India’s institutions by ignoring them entirely

The central government on Wednesday promulgated an ordinance for senior bureaucrat Nripendra Mishra to be Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s principal secretary. “Our institutions have been deeply corroded by a decade of United Progressive Alliance (UPA) misrule”, said Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

Modi heals India’s institutions by ignoring them entirely

The central government on Wednesday promulgated an ordinance for senior bureaucrat Nripendra Mishra to be Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s principal secretary. “Our institutions have been deeply corroded by a decade of United Progressive Alliance (UPA) misrule”, said Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

Congress Party holds primaries to make sure someone votes for its candidates

The 129-year-old Indian National Congress began a new and historic chapter after it instituted primary elections to select Lok Sabha candidates for the first time. Voting has already been held in two constituencies, and the path-breaking American-style process is expected

Congress Party holds primaries to make sure someone votes for its candidates

The 129-year-old Indian National Congress began a new and historic chapter after it instituted primary elections to select Lok Sabha candidates for the first time. Voting has already been held in two constituencies, and the path-breaking American-style process is expected

Political parties call for higher food subsidies to combat disastrous UPA policies

As a parliamentary vote on the National Food Security Ordinance nears, opposition parties have launched a blistering attack on what they believe to be rampant populism of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA). “The government is doing irreparable damage to the

Political parties call for higher food subsidies to combat disastrous UPA policies

As a parliamentary vote on the National Food Security Ordinance nears, opposition parties have launched a blistering attack on what they believe to be rampant populism of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA). “The government is doing irreparable damage to the