Tag Archives: Politics

chest

For example, see:

  1. Narendra Modi’s chest barb a Chambal dacoit’s boast: SP, The Times of India, 25 January 2014.
  2. PM Modi’s 56-inch chest has not decreased ‘an inch’: Rajnath Singh, The Indian Express, 28 May 2016.
  3. Sena dig at PM Modi, say Pakistan’s PM now showing ’56-inch chest’, The Indian Express, 26 September 2016.
  4. ’56-inch chest’ is now 100-inch: Shivraj Singh Chouhan praises surgical strikes across LoC, The Indian Express, 1 October 2016.
  5. Farmers’ chest is of ’56-inch’ for working in odd conditions, not of PM Narendra Modi: Jyotiraditya Scindia, The Indian Express, 5 October 2016.

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mithun2

Translation: You can go only if you have come! Context: Actor-turned-politician Mr. Mithun Chakraborty, who had attended the upper house of parliament for only 3 days in more than two-and-a-half years, resigned from the house citing health reasons. This also brings to focus the poor attendance of several other members of parliament.

Mithun Chakraborty’s photo source : Wikimedia

Reference:

Mithun quits Rajya Sabha, cites health, The Indian Express, 28 December 2016.

politics

Translation: One went to IIT, studied engineering, then became a politician. Another became an actress, did good work, then became politician. A third one used to play cricket, made many records, was much praised, then became a politician. Politics — this is the ultimate aim of human life. It is destiny. It is called salvation.

A Real Hero : T. N. Seshan

5e79f-seshanlargeNearly everyday you meet people who criticise the government, system, environment — just everything — and lament over the poor state of affairs. They seem to have lost hope and their ultimate conclusion is that nothing could be done. They seem to have compromised with the sad state of affairs, and have nearly given up. Youth complain that they have no role models. Middle age people have drawn the conclusion that the only way out is the one shown by Amitabh Bachchan in his early movies. Continue reading