Heroes & villains

Heroes & villains

This has been a terrible year for India, ending with a horrific rape and death.... Continue Reading »

Justice, Sonia-style

Justice, Sonia-style

The system failed a young woman of Delhi and caused great tragedy.... Continue Reading »

Modi & the rest

Modi & the rest

Demonization has made the Gujarat chief minister into a national leader and potential PM.... Continue Reading »

The raped state

The raped state

If you listen to the young, you are confirmed in your worst fear that India is in terminal crisis.... Continue Reading »

The race begins

The race begins

After the big victory, Narendra Modi looks unstoppable as PM.... Continue Reading »

Unsafe in Delhi

Unsafe in Delhi

Whilst the political class and the media derive their mileage, there is a terrible possibility that the recent rape victim may become a forgotten statistic.... Continue Reading »

Stuck in the rut

Stuck in the rut

Pakistan does not want peace with India.... Continue Reading »

Mortal combat

Mortal combat

Prepare for a new era as caste politics snuffs out with a bang.... Continue Reading »

Out-of-town PM

Out-of-town PM

A provincial political biggie will lead the country after 2014.... Continue Reading »

Syriana

Syriana

On the road to Damascus, US plans for the Middle East would impact India.... Continue Reading »

Found out

Found out

The country knows why Mulayam Yadav and Mayawati cannot be trusted for the prime-ministership.... Continue Reading »

Expand or perish

Expand or perish

A rising status quo power is a contradiction in terms.... Continue Reading »

Paradigm shift

Paradigm shift

Finally, things are falling in place for Narendra Modi.... Continue Reading »

Authoritarianism & the FDI vote

Authoritarianism & the FDI vote

At every stage, the corrupt and venal UPA-2 must be combated.... Continue Reading »

Low politics

Low politics

Should a prime minister be speaking of UPA-2’s numbers in Parliament?... Continue Reading »

Peace as mirage...

Peace as mirage...

India is not up to facing the Sino-Pak challenge.... Continue Reading »

Indian of the Year

Indian of the Year

Arvind Kejriwal has shown that an honest man can challenge the corrupt and venal system.... Continue Reading »

Follow the people

Follow the people

BJP has to get its politics right, and the sooner the better.... Continue Reading »

Flawed power

Flawed power

India lacks the political will to play a global role.... Continue Reading »

Calm before the storm

Calm before the storm

Without people’s support, UPA-2 is a scuppered boat.... Continue Reading »

Contest of wills

Contest of wills

In a RSS-Narendra Modi battle, neither side can win.... Continue Reading »

Played out

Played out

Sonia Gandhi has no aces left in her deck of cards.... Continue Reading »

Power blind

Power blind

Rallies and pep talk shan’t return Congress to power.... Continue Reading »

Stop, chief

Stop, chief

Sly moves are afoot to withdraw AFSPA from Jammu and Kashmir.... Continue Reading »

A long journey

A long journey

In terms of its politics, India lags behind Western democracies.... Continue Reading »