Why Do ‘They’ Love Narendra Modi ?: Shankar Gopalakrishnan


Guest Post by Shankar Gopalakrishnan

On August 14th, Narendra Modi declared that his Independence Day speech would attract as much attention as that of the Prime Minister. He appears to have been right. The fact that this is hardly unexpected should not obscure the deeper puzzle that it hides. It is a rare occurrence for a state level leader to suddenly get so much prominence in the media, and that too for such a long period. Why, then, have powerful forces in our society – including most of the media – chosen to endorse Modi? Why the sudden promotion of this particular leader at this particular time? What is it that he and his regime are offering?

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Book Review : Along Came a Spider

Book: Along Came a Spider Author: James Patterson Year: 1992 After talking so much about James Patterson I think it is only prudent that I write a review before I start questioning my equation with his books. Along Came a Spider is the first book in the Cross series that consists of, at last count, 21 books! Yeah, … Continue reading Book Review : Along Came a Spider