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Bharat Bhushan

Changing place names: Fashioning potent weapons of mass distraction

The renaming and the Ram temple issue appeals to the common religious identity of the OBCs and dalits.

16 Nov 2018 12:05 AM

Ignoring top Tibetan lamas puts India on wrong side of history

A serious issue that needs to be settled between Ugyen Dorje and Thaye Dorje is about who will inherit Rumtek Monastery as the Karmapa.

18 Oct 2018 4:48 AM

Opposition lacks potent strategy on Rafale deal

In the Rafale controversy, unlike V.P. Singh, Rahul Gandhi risks nothing.

10 Oct 2018 12:07 AM

In 2019, will ‘wild dogs’ hunt down ‘lonely lion’?

The dalits are being told that the government is their best protection against atrocities by the upper castes.

15 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

Ashes of hope: Why the BJP needs Atal as icon

In all 75 districts of UP, memorial events will be organised to scatter Vajpayee’s ashes in a river.

25 Aug 2018 5:40 AM

PM, at Red Fort, goes all out for Polls 2019

Modi had hoped that if simultaneous elections were held, his personal image would help to overcome local anti-incumbencies.

16 Aug 2018 2:27 AM

BJP and caste politics: A rabbit waits in the hat

The government could use the report to re-categorise the OBCs by providing quotas within the 27 per cent reservations as some states have already done.

14 Aug 2018 12:14 AM

For 2019, Modi plans a new campaign mantra

The primary strand of his new narrative is to convert the 2019 general election from “Modi versus Nobody” into a “Modi vs Rahul Gandhi” contest.

02 Aug 2018 1:56 AM

BJP won’t find it easy to form new J&K govt

The killing of civilians by the security forces has not come down in the wake of Governor’s Rule in the state.

20 Jul 2018 12:06 AM

Waiting for Karmapa: Delhi in fix over Tibet

A disputed succession would divide Tibetans politically and determine the direction of their struggle.

14 Jul 2018 12:47 AM