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Shift in form of governance could trigger other conflicts

A regime change, unlike a new government, alters the form of governance, eg from autocracy to democracy.

10 Oct 2018 12:08 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

IL&FS: Emerging India’s very own ‘robber baron’

The new management has been quick to reassure investors that the value in IL&FS shares will not be allowed to be eroded.

09 Oct 2018 12:21 AM

Public policy is plagued by an excess of centralisation

The centrality of party leaders, in turn, is underscored by the nature of party-voter relations

09 Oct 2018 12:00 AM

Modi & Putin reposition ties in a changing world

India seeks a multipolar world, neither dominated by past hegemon America nor the Middle Heaven syndrome inspired China.

08 Oct 2018 12:05 AM

Twitter is politically relevant

Pakistan, despite its low volume of internet users as compared to the rest of the world has a lively presence on Twitter.

08 Oct 2018 12:00 AM

Tension in BJP camp as elections draw near

However, Shah may end up losing his Midas touch if reports from poll-bound Rajasthan are anything to go by.

07 Oct 2018 1:38 AM

Rafale deal not yet BJP’s Bofors

The perception that there has been a huge defense scandal has hardly percolated down to the common people.

07 Oct 2018 1:34 AM

As rupee falls, trouble in economy snowballs

A further fall in stock market prices would lead to FIIs pulling more money out of the country and a further fall in the rupee.

06 Oct 2018 1:53 PM

Modernisation of China and what lessons it has for Pakistan

In a Xi’an market, a stall owner makes his money selling facsimile currency notes for use at schools.

05 Oct 2018 1:32 AM