Tuesday, 29 November, 2022
TopicIndian Political Action Committee (I-PAC)

Topic: Indian Political Action Committee (I-PAC)

‘Anti-Hindu’ & ‘vote-cutter’ — why TMC’s foray into Goa is getting tougher

TMC leaders have repeatedly reached out to important political faces in the state in order to induct them, but most negotiations seem to be fizzling out.

Prashant Kishor’s team ‘confined’ to Tripura hotel by police, TMC says attack on democracy

Tripura police chief denied TMC's allegations and claimed that the 22-member I-Pac team was being questioned in a Agartala hotel as part of a routine check-up.

Clueless about their own Twitter posts, Trinamool leaders are upset with Prashant Kishor

His I-PAC is strategising for the Trinamool Congress ahead of 2021 Bengal polls, and Prashant Kishor says the leaders’ allegations are ‘baseless’.

Meet the young women and men who drafted Congress manifesto for Lok Sabha elections

The 19-member Congress team that drafted the party manifesto, released earlier this week, was supported by a group of 25 people with different callings.

With stage set for 2019, Prashant Kishor is back in the game

The political strategist calls reports of his collaboration with BJP highly ‘speculative’, is likely to expand footprints, hire more people ahead of 2019.

On Camera

YourTurn

General Qamar Javed Bajwa | File photo: Flickr

For Gen Bajwa, it was family first, Pakistan later. His rule has lessons for future leaders

From getting his sister-in-law a highly coveted job in Pakistan International Airlines to amassing billions, Bajwa has many answers to give.
Representational image of workers at a construction site | ANI

GDP data this week will indicate FY23 outlook. But analysis shows growth still below pre-Covid yrs

Analysis of industrial & consumer data not included in usual ‘high-frequency indicators’ shows although demand seems to have recovered from pandemic, it remains weak.

Defence

Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.