Youth and Indian Politics

On a recent flight I found myself sitting next to the NSUI General Secretary – a smart young guy from Jharkhand who has not only managed to rise through the ranks of the Youth/Student wing of Congress, but more importantly, has done so inspite of a non-political family background. I did my best to poke him on the issues which I felt would put any Congress supporter on backfoot – the corruption charges, the pathetic handling or Lok Pal Bill, the fact that party follows a family-leadership etc. To his credit, he tried to defend their stand on Lok Pal,

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Innovate & explain this…

Was on my way home from the airport when I saw a Maruti car in Delhi sporting a sticker “Bobby Jindal for Congress !” For a second I thought it was my lack of sleep playing games… but then I checked again… amusing as it was, I tried to come up with plausible explanation(s) for this. here’s my take on what could have happened…Case:1. The car owner is related to Bobby Jindal and is happy to show his support to his kin 2. The chap is an ardent Sonia fan but slightly mis-informed about US politics. So he was just

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