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According to government data released Friday, India’s GDP growth rate has tumbled down to 4.5 per cent for the second quarter (July-September) of 2019-20, marking the seventh successive quarter of its downward spiral. Sandeep Adhwaryu suggests the BJP-led union government has a way to keep the common man unaware of the slowdown.
Manjul weighs in on the slowdown too.
Gopal Shoonya draws on the alleged rape-murder of a Hyderabad veterinarian, which comes as just the latest gruesome reminder of pervasive crime against women in India.
R. Prasad on BJP MP Pragya Thakur’s latest controversial remark about Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse.
Kirtish Bhatt pokes fun at the NCP-Congress-Shiv Sena alliance in Maharashtra, which marks the coming together of two very different ideologies.
Alok Nirantar depicts how Shiv Sena, a junior NDA ally in this Maharashtra assembly election, stole a march over the BJP by stitching up an alliance with rivals NCP and the Congress, thus securing the chief minister’s chair for itself. The BJP-Shiv Sena alliance is said to have collapsed over the BJP’s refusal to share the chief minister’s chair.