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Harak Singh Rawat’s expulsion underlines BJP’s crisis in Uttarakhand

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Harak Singh Rawat’s expulsion from BJP — weeks after another Uttarakhand minister, Yashpal Arya, joined Congress — underlines the crisis in faction-ridden ruling party. The BJP high command turning CM’s post into a musical chair whetted many ambitions. In a state known to change government every election, desertions make Modi-Shah’s task tougher.

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States clamouring for Elon Musk’s Tesla investment is a joke, not another ease-of-doing-business race as they are portraying. Shows that no one has really studied Musk’s problem, which is largely about taxation. Before playing Twitter-Twitter, the question states must ask is whether Musk is ready to manufacture Tesla in India.

Attack on Texas synagogue shows the power of jihadists among Pakistani diaspora

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