Monday, May 5, 2008

Kerala: A Left Turn

The resounding victory of the Left Democratic Front in Kerala was more than an expression of disgust at the corrupt misrule and otiose performance of the shamed United Democratic Front. It was also a call to arms for the LDF constituents to lift Kerala out of its development dilemma. Yet the early manoeuvres of and within the Communist Party of India (Marxist), the LDF's leading member, have left the electorate with more than a sense of dismay.

1 comment:

Sasi said...

Microsoft has started fighting. They had to fight hard, and play their usual tricks, to get their OOXML approved as an ISO standard. But whether they will gain anything from that has to be seen. As they say, first they ignore you, then they laugh at you then they fight you, and then you win. :-)