Delhi assembly elections are becoming more and more interesting with each passing day. First it was Kiran Bedi's induction into the BJP and declaration of her name as party's CM candidate, which was termed as master stroke by the BJP. Then it was thought that BJP has got a clear cut mileage over AAP.
On Gandhi Jayanti last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. A tableau was included in the 66th Republic Day parade to spread awareness on the campaign. While the campaign found support from all corners of the society, it seems very little has changed at the ground level.
The US President Obama's visit as a Chief guest for the 66th Republic Day of India is a much talked about issue in the country at present. He came with his wife Michelle Obama and attended the Republic Day function in New Delhi.
Government of India decides the name of the persons who are honored with the Padma Awards for their service to the nation by their distinguished contribution and individual achievements in various fields. This years shortlisted candidates initially included religious gurus like Baba Ramdev, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. While Amitabh Bachchan bagged one more Padma Award this year, Salim Khan refused to take his. But who decides on what ground about whom the award is to be given? Debate continues.