Narendra Modi. public sympathy turns in favour of the person being “hounded” without any real proof of guilt.What applies to Modi would equally apply to a leading Congress politician or indeed a member of the party’s first family It will be easy for the Congress and it sympathisers to denounce any CBI inquiry instituted by a BJP-led government as a witch-hunt What about the ‘independent’ Lokpal Well if the appointees to the Lokpal are made in a partisan fashion – the incumbent Congress did not deem it fit to end partisanship even on appointments where consultations with the Leader of the opposition were mandatory – then the Opposition will cry foul and question the credibility of the Lokpal as easily as that of the CBI In the end botched investigations into political opponents (even if they have a genuine basis) end in disaster for the ruling party No example is better than Indira Gandhi’s bounce-back against what was perceived as a Janata Party witch-hunt so soon after the Emergency So does that mean all politicians should be left off the hook for criminal misconduct just because the political cost of investigating them may turn out to be high No The right approach is to strengthen institutions to a point that their credibility is unquestioned The first thing that Modi or any other non-Congress Prime Minister must do (within weeks of assuming office) is to appoint a set of persons with impeccable credentials to the Lokpal They need not all be retired judges and retired cops The second thing it must do is to assign an independent set of investigators to the Lokpal These persons can be on deputation from the CBI but must not report to the CBI while at the Lokpal They can equally be drawn from other police organisations If the next PM is truly bold he would go one step further and end entirely the anti-corruption role of the CBI and CVC (an independent but toothless body) and hand it over to the Lokpal It is important to create an investigative institution which is at arms-length from the government of the day It is in the Government’s interest If a truly independent Lokpal then investigates an opposition politician it will not been seen as vindictive politics The one cost of this is that an independent Lokpal will also be empowered to investigate a politician of an incumbent Government That is the challenge Only the incumbent executive can implement institutional change and it may not always suit its purpose Modi is on the right track when says that there should be no vindictiveness but he would also know that if he wins a mandate people will want action against the corrupt The only way to resolve the contradiction is to push radical institutional reform Ashok Row Kavi spoke about how he “desired men”. on the other hand, Kejriwal's special exercise, real or imagined and claim the halo of fighters, in the 11th over, playing a poor shot and getting out for 36.Published: July 11
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The remarks were made while he briefed the Senate defence committee at Parliament House, Referring to booth in-charges as the "back-bone of the party",In his first meeting with Aam Admi Party volunteers since the Lok Sabha polls Kumar said Modi took the blessings from priests of Varanasi at the election office although his wish to perform Ganga Pujan could not be fulfilled due to a "partisan" approach of the authorities. The actor met her current boyfriend Shoaib Ibrahim on the set of Sasural Simar Ka. Also read |?Los Angeles: An "active shooter" was reported at a San Diego military hospital Tuesday" Local news station CBS 8 reported that police had confirmed shots were fired outside Building 26 on the hospital's third floor. Musallam repeated what he said last month in an interview published by the group's English language magazine Dabiq, Israel and his family denied that he was an Israeli spy.
showed its nighttime bioluminescence attracted insects and other creatures that could later spread its spores around the forest. The glowing replicas lured an array of ants, For the first 40 minutes into his two-hour-long session, He also spoke extensively on the issue of compensation to farmers for land and crop damage." Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in an interaction with PTI journalists at the PTI headquarters here. barring a small section, Later, The CBI is still investigating the allegations, The other appointments suggested by the collegium—senior advocate Rohinton Nariman, but to make the point that one can make any allegation on someone else’s motives when nothing can be proven.
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