Time to transform

Time to transform

The Karnataka crisis points to a rot in the central BJP leadership.... Continue Reading »

Crisis in Ladakh

Crisis in Ladakh

Manmohan Singh is giving in to the Chinese aggression.... Continue Reading »

Slow death

Slow death

Manmohan Singh gets his pound of flesh.... Continue Reading »

Calling China’s bluff

Calling China’s bluff

It is PLA muscle-flexing that India must understand and counter.... Continue Reading »

Catch me if…

Catch me if…

Blame the opposition BJP too for the brazen venality of the UPA government.... Continue Reading »

Dragon slaying

Dragon slaying

China understands the grammar of force, not friendship.... Continue Reading »

Grocer’s daughter

Grocer’s daughter

Margaret Thatcher symbolized the end of empire.... Continue Reading »

Goldfish

Goldfish

It’s a taxi ride the Chinese president may soon come to regret.... Continue Reading »

Beyond Vajpayee..

Beyond Vajpayee..

Only one man today can build big on the legacy of the former BJP prime minister.... Continue Reading »

Suicide or renewal

Suicide or renewal

India’s future is bright under Narendra Modi.... Continue Reading »

Second chance..

Second chance..

For their common good, Bengal and Mamata Bannerjee must re-engage one another.... Continue Reading »

Different folks

Different folks

Rahul Gandhi can’t compare. Narendra Modi is in a league of his own.... Continue Reading »

Corruption & the Congress

Corruption & the Congress

The Nehru-Gandhis and their party have synergized to fight off Bofors-like allegations.... Continue Reading »

Down with defeatism

Down with defeatism

Rahul Gandhi has made a strong case for rejecting the United Progressive Alliance in the coming election.... Continue Reading »

Innovate or perish

Innovate or perish

The Congress party has lost the market.... Continue Reading »

Modi versus the rest

Modi versus the rest

The Gujarat chief minister continues to puzzle his detractors.... Continue Reading »

The big question

The big question

Rating the prime minister candidates.... Continue Reading »

Politics, near & far

Politics, near & far

India has slipped internationally because of a weak prime minister and government.... Continue Reading »

To the polls…

To the polls…

The future lies with the Bharatiya Janata Party.... Continue Reading »

A test of will

A test of will

India has a lot to show to be a great power.... Continue Reading »

For Eelam

For Eelam

Since Sinhala chauvinism won’t accommodate the Tamils, they deserve a separate state.... Continue Reading »

Marching backwards

Marching backwards

With foes like Nitish Kumar, Narendra Modi scarcely needs friends.... Continue Reading »

Flailing state

Flailing state

India, quite simply, is bad news.... Continue Reading »

The fourth man

The fourth man

Though deserving, Jairam Ramesh’s closeness to the Nehru-Gandhis would make him an unworthy prime minister.... Continue Reading »

Mr Enigma comes to town

Mr Enigma comes to town

Narendra Modi’s presidential style will transform the 2014 elections.... Continue Reading »