The Gujarat Social Indicators Story

The Gujarat Social Indicators Story

In Gujarat, Healthcare and Education would be Narendra Modi’s lasting legacy

 

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  • Muslims are not the only minority!

    Muslims are not the only minority!

    Think of the word ‘minority’. What is the image that conjures up in your mind? Don’t blame yourself if the only image that comes up is that of a man sporting a skull cap in a pathani or a woman draped in black burqua holding an infant in her arm […]

     
  • The Truth Must Be Told…

    The Truth Must Be Told…

    Narendra Modi, the Chief Minister of Gujarat, has become object of derision for assorted Left leaning activists even before the embers of the Sabarmati Express had gone cold. It was not unexpected. The Left’s virulent campaign against Modi was meant to satiate the collective conscience of Nehruvian apologists who had […]

     
  • Ours is a False Democracy ?

    Ours is a False Democracy ?

    The title is meant to provoke ! But look at the elections to Parliament and State Assemblies over the last 10 years and you will know how the system of representation in the first past the post system has gone horribly wrong. Don’t believe me ? Lets look at the […]

     
  • Missing the Point

    Missing the Point

    I woke up to this column by Pratap Bhanu Mehta in Indian Express on the affairs of BJP. His critical analysis of BJP could not have come at a better time. It provides the much needed intellectual cover to the Congress and UPA2 as it “celebrates” its third anniversary. It […]

     
  • Agriculture has been Gujarat’s outstanding story

    Agriculture has been Gujarat’s outstanding story

     The 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) of Planning Commission has projected agriculture, a sector that engages almost 60% of India’s population, to grow at 4%. An economy that must grow at 9% plus to help its poor live a better life cannot afford to ignore the sector. Policy makers world […]

     
  • A decade and counting…

    A decade and counting…

    10 years ago, on 07Oct Narendra Damodardas Modi stepped into the Chief Minister’s office. Till then he was an RSS pracharak and a General Secretary of the BJP. The man who was entrusted with an important responsibility was faced with the most devastating start any incumbent could ask – the […]

     
  • Internet Hindus and All That

    Internet Hindus and All That

    As the debate on Internet Hindus rages on Twitter it is important to set a few records straight. Sagarika Ghose, Ashok Malik and now some anonymous author on INI’s Broadmind have written about them in pejorative manner. Everybody has the right to express their opinions but an anonymous post is […]

     
  • India Needs An Alternative – Will the BJP rise ?

    India Needs An Alternative – Will the BJP rise ?

    It is quite evident even to a casual observer of India’s affairs that all is not well. The systematic collapse in governance is not restricted to a specific area but is all pervasive. The Congress led ruling coalition has failed to deliver on many counts including its inability to introduce […]