POSTED BY Buzz ON Oct 25, 2014 AT 02:44 IST ,  Edited At: Oct 25, 2014 02:44 IST

Kesari, the RSS mouthpiece in Kerala, has stirred up a fresh controversy by carrying an article in its October 17, 2014 edition, which suggests, albeit indirectly, that Nathuram Godse made a mistake in killing Mahatma Gandhi, when his target should have been the country’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru. 

B. Gopalakrishnan, who fought and lost the Lok Sabha elections for the Chalakudy Lok Sabha constituency on a BJP ticket, suggests in the article that Nehru’s selfishness was responsible for many of the problems the country faces even after seven decades of independence. 
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POSTED BY Buzz ON Oct 25, 2014 AT 02:44 IST, Edited At: Oct 25, 2014 02:44 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Oct 01, 2014 AT 23:16 IST ,  Edited At: Oct 01, 2014 23:16 IST

After John Oliver, now it was Jon Stewart of the Daily Show who turned his attention to the Naendra Modi show at the Madison Square Garden.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Oct 01, 2014 AT 23:16 IST, Edited At: Oct 01, 2014 23:16 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 29, 2014 AT 20:39 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 29, 2014 20:39 IST

The Economist on Mr Modi's performance at the Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Sept 28:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 29, 2014 AT 20:39 IST, Edited At: Sep 29, 2014 20:39 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 29, 2014 AT 14:05 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 29, 2014 14:05 IST

Mr Modi is in New York and John Oliver is in fine form:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 29, 2014 AT 14:05 IST, Edited At: Sep 29, 2014 14:05 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 16, 2014 AT 22:45 IST ,  Edited At: Sep 16, 2014 22:45 IST

While it may be too early to analyse the reasons for the electoral setback for the BJP, particularly in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, the instant verdict, on at least Twitter, was that it was a resounding rejection of the Yogi Adityanath and Sakshi Maharaj brand of rabble-rousing and communally polarising campaigning (from Love Jehad to blaming Madrasas for terrorism). Significantly, in UP the absence of BSP ensured that the anti-BJP vote was not divided.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Sep 16, 2014 AT 22:45 IST, Edited At: Sep 16, 2014 22:45 IST
     
 
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