Machination

Six persons, including a motor mechanic and a student of mechanical engineering, arrested for auto theft.               – News Item

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Six persons, including a motor mechanic and a student of mechanical engineering, arrested for auto theft.
              – News Item
This appears to be ideal teaming up for machination of the crime.

 

It is true that Rahul Gandhi has all the qualifications which are necessary to lead the country. But he has to decide on it (when to take on the leadership mantle).
    – Shakeel Ahmed, AICC spokesman
Rahul Gandhi has the basic familial qualification. Other things are not material in the Congress culture.
When Rajiv Gandhi became Prime Minister at the age of early 40s, why can’t Rahul?
         – Pranab Mukherjee, external affairs minister
Rajiv Gandhi possessed all important pedigree that men like Pranab Mukherjee lack.
Secularism is in our blood, our mythology, our philosophy. Harmony is part of our culture. We are dedicated to communal harmony and committed to the Constitution.
   – Narendra Modi, Gujarat chief minister
Words like secularism and harmony may have other meanings in his parlance.
 Baby is born mid-air.
       – News Item
Born airborne!
There is a spontaneous demand from people and party units across the country to bring Priyanka Vadra into active politics. Both Rahul and Priyanka are youth icons. Young people in the country want to see young leaders.
    –  M. Veerappa Moily, Congress leader
We found two synonyms for ‘sycophant’ in the Thesaurus as ‘toady’ and ‘flutterer.’ Being poor at selection of words we leave it to the readers.
West Asia will be dealt with from the day one.
            – Obama
The way it has been dealt with from the day one.
Congress is looking for a candidate against L.K. Advani
              –  News Item
They may rope in Shekhawat or Modi!
We have not reached the end of the road. Pakistan, what they have asked for, we have given them.
              – Pranab Mukherjee
There may be light at the end of the tunnel.