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While, in India, the regulatory barriers are almost non-existent, our internet is still mostly in English and our politicians aren't able to control digital media companies like the Chinese and Russians can do in their countries. The result of our openness? The Facebook of India is Facebook, the Google of India is Google, and the Twitter of India is Twitter.
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So you want a second term as PM? Here's what you need to do: ditch the RSS. Yes, they might have been your spiritual home for ages, but they are screwing up India and nobody likes them anyway. Plus they are costing you a huge chunk of votes--your national vote share in 2014 was 31%, and it's dropped to 24% in Bihar. So primarily you've lost a quarter of your earlier fan base in just 18 months.
First, is there a problem now? Actually no. You've enjoyed the internet, the way it's supposed to be -- freely and fully, till now. But in 16 days from the day I write this -- April 22, 2015, the telecom regulators in India are preparing to recommend that it all change. Against you.