Bharat Bhushan

Bharat Bhushan

Bharat Bhushan

Bharat Bhushan is a journalist based in New Delhi

The prodigy or the prodigal?

The Congress Party seems divided over who between Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi is most capable of leading the party.

Clothes, bespoke

Years ago, when I was a student apprentice in Hyderabad, people in buses would thrust money in my face demanding, “One ticket Nampally.” My friends suggested that I stand towards the front of the bus

Rahul’s risen, now he needs to shine

Congress scion Rahul Gandhi has announced his party’s leadership transition with a bang. His dramatic intervention to scuttle the ordinance nullifying the Supreme Court order on convicted politicians in public life demonstrates his desire to dictate the future course of his party.

Arvind Kejriwal’s transfor-mation from an anti-corruption advocate and street fighter to a shrewd hard-boiled politician is a remarkable Indian political phenomenon without parallel.

“Descartes was wrong: To simply be conscious is not to be; Our constant song Is ‘I must make a mark, acknowledge me!’ The mirrored face Is not sufficient evidence that we Are in the race