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Saurabh Chandra

  • Anti-defection law: Free market of politics and business

    The way in which the World Bank does business with countries across the globe is a good indicator of their ranking. It ranks nations according to how easy it is to run a business there. Places like Singapore (rank 1) and USA (rank 4) are at the top of the charts while Myanmar (rank 182), South...

    Monday, 14 April 2014 - 2:17pm
  • It's still BJP vs Congress in Lok Sabha elections 2014; who will win this race?

    The biggest opponent the BJP is fighting in these elections is the BJP itself, with its recent internal discord, while the Congress is fighting back valiantly to regain lost ground with voters. Saurabh Chandra explores some of the possible scenarios of the Lok Sabha polls.

    Monday, 31 March 2014 - 12:55pm
  • Irrelevance, nuisance or hope? - The different opinions about the AAP

    No one expected the Aam Aadmi Party to be anything more than a flash in the pan. But their win in the Delhi elections, and their activities thereafter, have made them a force to reckon with on the Indian political scene. Saurabh Chandra analyses how Indian voters view the party ahead of the Lok...

    Monday, 24 March 2014 - 3:45pm
  • Has the BJP dashed the hopes of the young voter?

    Recent events have taken the sheen away from Narendra Modi's election campaign. Saurabh Chandra explores how this could affect young voters' decisions and the BJP's prospects.

    Sunday, 16 March 2014 - 12:04pm
  • WhatsApp is a prized acquisition for Facebook

    Saurabh Chandra looks at the features and advantages of WhatsApp that make it an excellent buy for social media giant Facebook

    Tuesday, 25 February 2014 - 2:51pm
  • India's new and active emigration policy

    Tuesday, 10 December 2013 - 2:18pm
  • The Great Indian Education 'Jugaad'

    Looking for a quick fix jugaad to plug the employability gap needs to make way for more concrete and long term solutions in education says Saurabh Chandra.

    Friday, 18 October 2013 - 9:00am
  • Equally poor or unequally rich

    Saurabh Chandra looks at the issues surrounding economic disparity.

    Wednesday, 25 September 2013 - 9:40am
  • Whose Kashmir is it anyway?

    Given the renewed recent interest in the state, it makes sense to zoom in and take a look at this state of Jammu and Kashmir and its 1.25 Crore inhabitants (2011 Census) up close. The state has remained close to 1% of India's population post '47.

    Saturday, 7 September 2013 - 9:29pm
  • We need lesser, not more laws to counter corruption

    No one is making a case that perhaps we should repeal, and reduce the number of laws to reduce corruption.

    Thursday, 29 August 2013 - 1:07pm