IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla along with Nita Ambani at a press conference during IPL 2013 players auction in Chennai-PTI

IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla along with Nita Ambani at a press conference during IPL 2013 players auction in Chennai-PTI

IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla along with Nita Ambani at a press conference during IPL 2013 players auction in Chennai-PTI

This may be Narendra Modi’s government, but India may be on its way to becoming Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s republic. The signs point that way.

The past is another country, said L.P. Hartley and how true that sounds when one looks over the newspapers of just a year ago.