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GOP Sells George Bush Socks to Win Back the White House

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GOP Sells George Bush Socks to Win Back the White House

The GOP attempt to sell President George Bush socks to raise party funds will perhaps go down in the history books as the most innovative fund-raising campaign by a political party. GOP invites you to join President George H.W. Bush in supporting the work of the Republican National Committee (RNC). “The RNC is our Party’s [...]

AAP Alleges BJP Trying to Form Delhi Government Illegitimately

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AAP Alleges BJP Trying to Form Delhi Government Illegitimately

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) headed by Arvind Kejriwal alleged today that the BJP Delhi state vice-president Sher Singh Dagar tried to entice AAP MLA Dinesh Mohania by promising him Rs. 4 crore. According to AAP, the money was offered to its MLA as bribe in return to support BJP to form government in Delhi. [...]

Hillary Clinton Voted “Most Likely to be President”

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Hillary Clinton Voted “Most Likely to be President”

As President Obama continues to deal with a number of crises, criticism over his vacation and his job ratings also continue to drift downward. This month, almost one-third of Americans (32%) give the President positive ratings for the overall job he is doing, while almost seven in ten (68%) give him negative ratings. This is [...]

BJP to Muslims: When in India, Do as the Hindus Do

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BJP to Muslims: When in India, Do as the Hindus Do

Going by the BJP’s interpretation of Hinduism as a way of life, the writing on the wall is very clear for Muslims: When in India, Do as the Hindus Do. By Rakesh Raman In every election in India, Indian voters think they vote to elect a good political candidate over a bad one. But actually [...]

Narendra Modi Is the New Prime Minister of India

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Narendra Modi Is the New Prime Minister of India

Narendra Modi has been sworn in as the 15th Prime Minster (PM) of India in an official ceremony held in the country’s capital New Delhi today, May 26. Modi, who has been the Chief Minister of India’s Gujarat state, led his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to victory in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections. In [...]

Campaign for the Presidential Election in Afghanistan

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Campaign for the Presidential Election in Afghanistan

According to Ashraf Ghani Campaign, Dr. Ashraf Ghani has become the clear front-runner in the race to be the next president of Afghanistan. Despite the recent Taliban attacks in Kabul, Dr. Ghani’s campaign has gained significant momentum. Endorsements continue to pour in from each of the 34 provinces, claims the Campaign through a statement issued [...]

How India Is a Defective Democracy – Part 2

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How India Is a Defective Democracy – Part 2

Today, it’s observed that the democratic systems in different economies of the world are crumbling and there is an increasing degree of unrest among the people in democratic nations. India is one such nation. By Rakesh Raman To discuss the defects in the Indian democracy, RMN News Service of RMN Company has started a three-part [...]

Congress Gears Up for Elections. Is BJP Worried?

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Congress Gears Up for Elections. Is BJP Worried?

With Nehru-Gandhi family at the center stage, Congress is ready to take the plunge in the cutthroat political battle, beginning with the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. By Rakesh Raman Amid cheers and complimentary slogan for them by thousands of party members, the Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi delivered their passionate speeches [...]

Can Anna Hazare be the Prime Minister of India?

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Can Anna Hazare be the Prime Minister of India?

It won’t be a bad idea for Congress to make Anna Hazare the next PM, particularly when India is facing a complete leadership bankruptcy. By Rakesh Raman Big question: Can Anna Hazare be the next Prime Minister (PM) of India after the Lok Sabha elections of April / May 2014? It may sound an hypothetical [...]

How India Is a Defective Democracy – Part 1

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How India Is a Defective Democracy – Part 1

Today, people or common citizens don’t have any role to play in the affairs of a so-called democratic government. And there is a big divide between the rulers and the ruled. By Rakesh Raman In his Gettysburg speech of 1863, the-then U.S. President Abraham Lincoln introduced America’s representative democracy as the “government of the people, [...]

Will Narendra Modi be Disastrous for India?

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Will Narendra Modi be Disastrous for India?

What disaster is Manmohan Singh predicting about Narendra Modi? The common people of India have been facing an equal severity of disaster under all of these politicians and there is no ray of hope in any foreseeable future. By Rakesh Raman On Friday, Jan. 3, the Prime Minister (PM) of India, Manmohan Singh, announced his retirement [...]

Enemy of the Enemy is Friend for Congress

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Enemy of the Enemy is Friend for Congress

While the Aam Aadmi of India is confused, Aam Aadmi Party is thriving on this confusion by joining hands with Congress. Strange but true. By Rakesh Raman As it was expected, Arvind Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) won the trust vote Thursday, Jan. 2, in Delhi Assembly with support from its new ally Congress, which [...]

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