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Ab ki baar we’ve come pretty far

Six weeks of voting and I wasn’t there in India for it at all, but thanks to social media and political parties and commentators getting on these platforms, it’s been easy to follow the proceeds, and be excited. I watched … Continue reading

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Rightwing resurgence

So Modi wave and all that. I was growing sick and tired of all the same speeches, rhetoric, all that jazz. And then they admitted Muthalik into the BJP. Everyone went apeshit then. Seemed like a spectacular return to form … Continue reading

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Saddest Day Of My Life

My political leanings are well known; I’ve all but yelled it from the rooftops. And for those of you who were concerned about my state after this…er… shock, I’m fine 😛 even expected such an outcome, though not like this. … Continue reading

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Voted!

A hard day’s night, spent in fitful slumber. The morning after, spent in some more fitful slumber. Woken up to shouts of “If you remain sleeping like this, how will you vote?”. I seem to have come a long way … Continue reading

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An EPIC saga

Nah… I don’t have a good enough post to merit this title… getting my Voter ID passed off without incident. Unless of course you count all our addresses being printed wrong, to some location that possibly doesn’t exist. Or the … Continue reading

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