Quiet, please

Quiet, please

The gains of the Chabahar deal will be squandered with contentious publicity.... Continue Reading »

CMs as PMs

CMs as PMs

Narendra Modi’s rise should motivate others in the provinces where political talent is abundant.... Continue Reading »

No extension

No extension

Ashok Gulati will make a capable successor to Raghuram Rajan.... Continue Reading »

The democrat

The democrat

Narendra Modi is showing the way to a new politics.... Continue Reading »

A full deck

A full deck

The PM must no longer delay the reshuffle.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 7

Rating the leaders - 7

Manish Sisodia is a long distance runner.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 6

Rating the leaders - 6

Mayawati is stagnating.... Continue Reading »

Stay the course..

Stay the course..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should not be deflected by the noise in Delhi.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 5

Rating the leaders - 5

Subramanian Swamy is that rare asset to have on your side.... Continue Reading »

A new politics

A new politics

Performance is beginning to matter more than pedigree.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 4

Rating the leaders - 4

Nitin Gadkari has finally found his metier.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 3.2

Rating the leaders - 3.2

The helicopter scam means trouble for Sonia Gandhi.... Continue Reading »

Dictator?

Dictator?

Hardly. Narendra Modi is simply a very capable Prime Minister.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 3.1

Rating the leaders - 3.1

The Congress party’s decline closely follows Sonia Gandhi’s own.... Continue Reading »

Needed: Decency

Needed: Decency

A public role demands restraint and self-control.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 3.0

Rating the leaders - 3.0

Sonia Gandhi deserves high and low marks for her stewardship of the Congress party.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 2

Rating the leaders - 2

Mamata Bannerjee is simply awful... Continue Reading »

All cylinders

All cylinders

The country has never been proactive on so many fronts before.... Continue Reading »

Rating the leaders - 1

Rating the leaders - 1

Nitish Kumar scores poorly in this report card. The first part of a series.... Continue Reading »

His own master

His own master

The RSS does not control Narendra Modi.... Continue Reading »

Post Pathankot

Post Pathankot

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on the right track with Pakistan.... Continue Reading »

Above slogans

Above slogans

Let us keep patriotism voluntary and free of compulsion.... Continue Reading »

Managing Pathankot

Managing Pathankot

The Congress has ceded its gravity and wisdom as an opposition party.... Continue Reading »

Now deliver

Now deliver

Here is Mehbooba Mufti’s big chance to prove herself.... Continue Reading »

Development. Period.

Development. Period.

Making nationalism an election plank is a poor idea.... Continue Reading »