Assembly elections are upon us. Universal suffrage is one of the great gifts of our constitution and the elections are our opportunity for making a choice; if we do not make a correct choice then we would have to suffer the consequences of the ineptness of our choice. So we must choose wisely! We have been fed on this diet for so long that I have come to believe that this bit of wisdom has welled up from within me; it is imminent, self evident and without the need of proof. However, I am wondering whether voting is a privilege or a punishment.

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शुरु करने के पहले ही आपको यह बताना चाहेंगे कि हम बचपन से ही पुलिस वालों के जबरदस्त फैन रहें हैं। हमारे सबसे पसंदीदा पुलिस अफसरों में अमिताभ बच्चन, विनोद खन्ना, शत्रुघन सिन्हा, अक्षय कुमार, सलमान खान और अजय देवगन जैसे अभिनेताओं के द्वारा निभाए गए किरदार शामिल हैं। सिंघम से तो हम इतना प्रभावित हैं कि दोनो फिल्में कम से कम दस बार देखी होंगी। इन किरदारों से प्रभावित होना स्वाभाविक है – ये ईमानदार, कर्मठ और अच्छाई के प्रतीक के रूप में उभर कर आते हैं।

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He goes out of India so frequently that it is appropriate to call him the frequent flyer Prime Minister. Since coming to power one year ago – 26 May 2014 – Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the head of a poor yet advanced India, has traveled to eighteen nations.

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समाजवादके भगवा-संस्करण के साथ भाजपा ने बिहार में महागठबंधन को एक झटका तो जरूर दे दियाहै l विरोधाभास की खोखली राजनीति में विरोधियों में खुजलीपैदा करना भी रणनीति काअहम हिस्सा होता है और इस फ्रंट पर भाजपा सफल होती दिख रही है l

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अगर जुटी हुई 'भीड़' चुनावी नतीजों के आक्लन का  पैमाना है तो कल दिनांक ३०.०८.२०१५ को  पटना में महागठबंधन (राजद–काँग्रेस–जदयू) के द्वारा आयोजित स्वाभिमान रैली की भीड़ आसन्न विधानसभा चुनावों के संदर्भ में एनडीए, विशेषकर भाजपा, के लिए कुछ अच्छे संकेत देती हुई नहीं दिखती है l

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Born in 1968, Arvind Kejriwal must have been six year old when the Bihar student movement led by Jay Prakash Narayan in 1974 catapulted into an all India anti-corruption movement leading to the imposition of national Emergency on June the 25th, 1975. So, he must have learnt about the epoch-making events like the first 1967 Samyukta Vidhayak Dal (non-Congress coalition) governments in states or the great split of the Congress Party in 1969 or the 1974-77 movement either from the history books or the teachers or from members in his family.

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Campaigning by major political parties for Bihar assembly election is gaining momentum and so is the verbal war and accusation, counter-accusation mainly on certain non-core issues including granting special status or special economic package to this third most populous state of Indian union. The core issues like food, clothing, shelter, education, health, roads, electricity, law and order, corruption etc. are made to occupy back seat, more by design by major political parties for known reasons.

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