The entire nation is frustrated with the issue of corruption. People are seething with anger. There have been many instances of public outcry against the Congress government on the issue of corruption in the past.
Australia will study the issue of its relationship with Asia in more detail through a White Paper to be drafted by Ken Henry. Henry is a Keynesian economist who was responsible for the significant "stimulus" in Australia during the financial crisis.
Narendra Modi erred and erred disastrously for his image with the timing of the fast. It betrayed his propensity to be swayed by overseas Gujarati concerns and sentiments and worse, his weakness for American endorsement.
Despite five successive flop yatras and two electoral routs – caused mainly by an insistence on projecting himself as prime ministerial choice – Mr. Advani has refused to fade away gracefully and clings tenaciously to his declining power and prestige.
After more than a quarter-century of cross-border terrorism, most Indians do see Pakistan as a hostile and recalcitrant neighbour. But very few of them, even at the top layers of the national security establishment, know why.