Saturday, Jul 22, 2017 | Last Update : 02:08 AM IST
It is true that the BJP of 2014 was not the BJP which was under the leadership of Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee.
The ability of the President to act independently is severely constrained by the Constitution.
It’s apparently part of Mohammed bin Salman’s 2030 Vision, ostensibly a plan for heaving Saudi Arabia out of its mediaeval mindset.
Trump’s daughter Ivanka was also made an adviser and given an office in the West Wing of the White House.