The lost decade

The lost decade

How can Manmohan Singh ever forgive himself for letting down the country?... Continue Reading »

Return to base

Return to base

If the opposition does not see reason on reforms, Prime Minister Modi should directly approach the people.... Continue Reading »

Perpetually outraged

Perpetually outraged

Thinkers are ceding space to reactionaries in this country.... Continue Reading »

India  &  South Asia

India & South Asia

There is nothing the equal of a grand neighbourhood strategy.... Continue Reading »

Calm at the Centre

Calm at the Centre

Short-distance spoilers are hurting the run of politicians of the long haul.... Continue Reading »

Stop-and-start

Stop-and-start

The INC slights the mandate in Jammu and Kashmir.... Continue Reading »

Old party, new times

Old party, new times

There is no saving the Indian National Congress.... Continue Reading »

Dharna politics

Dharna politics

The country is at a terrible crossroads.... Continue Reading »

Syriza & Greek debt

Syriza & Greek debt

The Eurozone faces its worst crisis and likely end.... Continue Reading »

Brand India

Brand India

Much hope is pinned on the upcoming Union budget.... Continue Reading »

Keep AFSPA

Keep AFSPA

The BJP cannot compromise Jammu and Kashmir’s security in the anxiety to form a government.... Continue Reading »

Leaderless Pakistan

Leaderless Pakistan

A pawn is condemned to remain one.... Continue Reading »

Delegate or perish

Delegate or perish

Prime Minister Modi must encourage other dashing leaders like himself.... Continue Reading »

Peace at home..

Peace at home..

The centralization of politics hurts and destroys India.... Continue Reading »

Reforms & democracy

Reforms & democracy

Growth is Prime Minister Modi’s biggest challenge.... Continue Reading »

The real deal

The real deal

The Central bureaucracy fears the unexpected from Prime Minister Modi.... Continue Reading »

Verify, don’t trust

Verify, don’t trust

India and Pakistan may resume the peace dialogue soon.... Continue Reading »

Limits of friendship

Limits of friendship

President Barack Obama betrayed the trust of his Indian host.... Continue Reading »

Presidential & democratic

Presidential & democratic

The buck stops with Narendra Modi and the country is the better for it.... Continue Reading »

Engaging the powers

Engaging the powers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s real work begins now.... Continue Reading »

Home truth

Home truth

Janardhan Dwivedi has thrown harsh light on the Nehru-Gandhis.... Continue Reading »

Black Swan day

Black Swan day

The Swiss Franc crisis vindicates Nassim Nicholas Taleb.... Continue Reading »

Likes repel

Likes repel

Keep expectations modest on Barack Obama’s India visit.... Continue Reading »

Team player

Team player

Always a delegator, Narendra Modi is making it more evident at the Centre.... Continue Reading »

Manifest destiny

Manifest destiny

India’s ocean thrust has commenced under Narendra Modi.... Continue Reading »