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by a_bharat
27 Apr 2014 09:21
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

TDP is promising too many freebies and this makes it difficult for people like myself vote for it. As there are no decent alternatives, I might just stay home on voting day. - loan waivers for farmers (upto Rs 2 lakh); assuming 4 votes per family, it is like paying Rs. 50K of tax payers' money per v...
by a_bharat
26 Apr 2014 15:24
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Rahul and Priyanka : Dumb and Dumber.
by a_bharat
26 Apr 2014 13:29
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

R. Jagannathan of first post calls RG Rahul "Toffee" Gandhi. :lol:
#RahulToffeeGandhi
by a_bharat
25 Apr 2014 12:52
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

Special court orders CBI probe into KCR’s assets Hyderabad: Less than a week before Telangana votes, a special CBI court in Hyderabad has directed the CBI to probe Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief K Chandrashekhar Rao's assets. Based on a private complaint lodged by a resident of Hyderabad Y B...
by a_bharat
24 Apr 2014 13:13
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

YSR Congress candidate Shobha Nagireddy dies in road accident Hyderabad: YSR Congress candidate Shobha Nagireddy died today after an accident last night in Hyderabad. Ms Nagireddy, 45, was critically injured after the car in which she was returning after campaigning last night swerved and overturne...
by a_bharat
23 Apr 2014 17:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Bribe scam: US approaches India for provisional arrest of Andhra politician KVP Ramachandra Rao Hyderabad: The US has approached India for the provisional arrest of Rajya Sabha MP KVP Ramachandra Rao after he was indicted by an American court in a bribery case. Dr KVP Ramachandra Rao, senior politi...
by a_bharat
23 Apr 2014 17:07
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

Bribe scam: US approaches India for provisional arrest of Andhra politician KVP Ramachandra Rao Hyderabad: The US has approached India for the provisional arrest of Rajya Sabha MP KVP Ramachandra Rao after he was indicted by an American court in a bribery case. Dr KVP Ramachandra Rao, senior politi...
by a_bharat
21 Apr 2014 13:05
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

BSP fortress looking shaky in UP in some parts but lately showing signs of breach being filled with news of Brahmins voting for BSP. Someone pls tell me who are these Brahmin voters who would waste their vote on BSP instead of voting for NaMo. Brahmins have organizations that actively ask Brahmins ...
by a_bharat
21 Apr 2014 10:56
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

There was some news about SG's health and cancellation of some of her rallies.
This sounds crude, but she can possibly stop Modi by kicking the bucket now and generating a sympathy wave for RG.
by a_bharat
17 Apr 2014 13:23
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

CBN doesn't look like a good reader of political situation. He goofed up big time by entering into an alliance with TRS in 2009. This time he should have limited the alliance with BJP to T only; it is too late now and he seems to be trying to wriggle out of the alliance in SA.
by a_bharat
17 Apr 2014 12:21
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 784057

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

Dr. Praveen Patil @5Forty3
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Anant is leading with slender margin, Nilekani's millions wasted?...
by a_bharat
13 Apr 2014 17:58
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Bride always stands or sits on the Left side of Groom in Hindu Culture. That why they are also called Vamangi ( Wife). And Heart is also on the Left side. In Pic NaMo is on the left side of the bride and therefore could not have been groom. He is at the reception of someone's marriage. Congis are s...
by a_bharat
10 Apr 2014 21:57
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

^^^
What does the photo say? that he is "happy"?
by a_bharat
10 Apr 2014 11:48
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

TDP-BJP pact: Naidu’s tricky tango with Modi For Naidu, the alliance’s revival after a decade in separation could be a double-edged weapon. There’s evidence of a Modi buzz in segregated parts of the state. But the partnership has as much potential to hurt as to help the TDP in Seemandhra and the BJ...
by a_bharat
09 Apr 2014 10:47
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014
Replies: 2839
Views: 114091

Re: Terrorist Islamic Republic of Pakistan - Jan 04, 2014

I say anybody who posts Ms. Mazari's picture should get a 3 month ban for being cruel to fellow BRFites. :shock:
by a_bharat
06 Apr 2014 18:41
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

I don't think the alliance with BJP fetches any incremental votes for TDP in SA. Would be lucky not to have a negative impact due to the role of the BJP in the parliament, particularly in Lok Sabha, on the issue of state bifurcation. Some voters may forgive BJP looking at Modi or because of the tie-...
by a_bharat
06 Apr 2014 16:03
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

Glad that Hyd wasn't given to BJP. Now I don't have to choose NOTA.
by a_bharat
02 Apr 2014 16:26
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 784057

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

^^^
I think the idiot realized it late that he was successful in Delhi because he was critical of Cong and silent on Modi. He reversed it and lost most of his supporters. He is either too dense or was full of hubris after Delhi elections.

And then the antics.
by a_bharat
15 Mar 2014 17:35
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

vivek.rao wrote:Get over T and think of the nation. That's what brought you in here. Lack of thinking by AP people. Now blame BJP for your stupidity.

You elected YSR twice and CON in center twice. Where were your collective brains?

If you can't move on, you deserve the gutter you were in.

Buzz off.
by a_bharat
15 Mar 2014 17:26
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

This will keep you ina rut if you continue to think like that.Funny blaming BJP when it has been done by a Congress Government and practically think of the nation. For what it matters even Rayalseema may claim a further division. Personally I think no state should contribute more than 10 seats to t...
by a_bharat
15 Mar 2014 16:59
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

TDP seals tie-up with BJP : Times of India ... HYDERABAD: The seat sharing alliance between the BJP and TDP has been finalised and an official announcement is expected early next week. According to sources privy to the development, the BJP will contest 8 of the 17 Lok Sabha seats in Telangana and 4...
by a_bharat
14 Mar 2014 12:42
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 784057

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

^^Show me where they've promised eelam? They're dumb but not that dumb, IMHO. I suspect usual media mischief and propagandu only. Just got it in FB from a BJP handle. Conversation started today Google Translation The sudden howl of Sri Lanka : " Tamil Eelam , the BJP is going to pay ! " &...
by a_bharat
13 Mar 2014 16:10
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 784057

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

Posting it but can't read it! :oops: Google translation: Bharatiya Janata coalition 's proposed list Bharatiya Janata Party alliance in Tamil Nadu seems to have come to an end through . Been determined by the number of blocks , modules are said to be finalized some extent . Only a couple of blocks ...
by a_bharat
13 Mar 2014 07:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Since the judge didn't hold the arrest illegal and only acknowledged the immunity obtained through Devyani's new posting, I don't see how this order helps with the civil case. I am not arguing against the civil case, but just that there isn't much in this order that is helpful to the civil case. St...
by a_bharat
13 Mar 2014 05:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Since the judge didn't hold the arrest illegal and only acknowledged the immunity obtained through Devyani's new posting, I don't see how this order helps with the civil case. I am not arguing against the civil case, but just that there isn't much in this order that is helpful to the civil case.
by a_bharat
13 Mar 2014 04:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

The judge completely sidestepped the issue of Devyani having immunity at the time of arrest.
by a_bharat
07 Mar 2014 16:07
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 20717
Views: 784057

Re: Statewide and National runup to 2014 General elections

SwamyG wrote:NTR's daughter is going to join BJP.

http://www.business-standard.com/articl ... 413_1.html

Is this useful?

Slightly helpful to the YSRC candidate in her constituency if there is no alliance between TDP and BJP.
by a_bharat
28 Feb 2014 06:57
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

translation please, though I can guess what is being said... Before Bifurcation KCR: Madam, I'll prostrate before you. Trust me. If you want I will merge my party (in cong) Sonia: We'll see After Bifurcation Sonia: Trusting you, I split the state haphazardly. Now please merge your party. KCR: We sa...
by a_bharat
19 Feb 2014 17:14
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

Non Telugu folks get off your high horses; your schadenfreude is unbecoming.

If you think BJP discharged its duty as the main opposition party in the Lok Sabha, you have simply become blind faithfools. I don't even comment on Congress because it is beneath contempt.
by a_bharat
19 Feb 2014 16:53
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

BJP wants amendments to be included in the T Bill. Congis in a fix. Upper house adjourned for day. If these have to be included, then they have to go back to Lower house. What do the SA folks have to say now? As someone said, Shatrughan :lol: negotiating with Ravan for Sita! :D Just dikhawa. Regret...
by a_bharat
19 Feb 2014 09:19
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

No significant concessions for SA. Mostly empty promises. There is a mention of Metro for Vijayawada-Guntur-Tenali and another for Vizag. Perhaps capital will be in either of these two. http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/amendments-an-attempt-to-address-seemandhra-worries/ Official amen...
by a_bharat
15 Feb 2014 14:07
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

FYI, feudal system is history; none exists now in AP. Crony capitalism and corruption is present everywhere, AP is no exception. It is true that land values are significantly higher in coastal areas and many small farmers in coastal areas sold their lands and moved to Telangana and purchased cheaper...
by a_bharat
14 Feb 2014 06:51
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

^^^Forgive him for displaying the typical congi trait of sycophancy. (Actually the above ksheerabhishekam may be in the context of recognizing IG's contribution in keeping AP united). But the pepper spray -- desperate times call for desperate measures. Actually, there were statements/rumors of some...
by a_bharat
14 Feb 2014 00:40
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

^^^Forgive him for displaying the typical congi trait of sycophancy. (Actually the above ksheerabhishekam may be in the context of recognizing IG's contribution in keeping AP united). But the pepper spray -- desperate times call for desperate measures. Actually, there were statements/rumors of some ...
by a_bharat
14 Feb 2014 00:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

It's so nauseating to see phrases like "strategic partnership", "global relationship", etc., reappearing in the news articles to describe India-US relations.
by a_bharat
13 Feb 2014 23:59
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections
Replies: 5848
Views: 220233

Re: AP Politics and runup to 2014 General elections

Bravo Rajgopal !!

For all those non-telugus who are amused/appalled/ashamed, I say, go jump in a lake.
by a_bharat
04 Feb 2014 18:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

The fact that the US accepted that she was entitled to immunity and let her go indicates that the US state dept accepts that she had immunity at the time of her arrest and certainly at the time of her alleged criminal act. If the US decided to grant her immunity post facto it would be breaking its ...
by a_bharat
28 Jan 2014 19:03
Forum: BR Nostalgia Archive
Topic: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India
Replies: 40179
Views: 1513618

Re: Narendra Modi vs the Dynasty: Contrasting Ideas of India

Twitterati teases Rahul Baba over Times Now interview Former IBN7 editor and Aam Aadmi Party spokesperson Ashutosh wrote on twitter “Only similarity between RaGa and NaMo is that after hearing them both speak you get inspired to vote for BJP”. Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja without missing the opportuni...
by a_bharat
27 Jan 2014 09:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US Strategic News and Discussion
Replies: 14521
Views: 587677

Re: India-US Strategic News and Discussion

Sangeeta is from Kerala. It is strange that she maintained her diary in Hindi.

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