Paramilitary soldiers take shelter from the snow in Srinagar on Saturday—AP

Paramilitary soldiers take shelter from the snow in Srinagar on Saturday—AP

Paramilitary soldiers take shelter from the snow in Srinagar on Saturday—AP

Mumbai

Politics is the art of the possible in which there can be strange bedfellows in pursuit of po-wer.

With the Israeli elections appr-oaching and Prime Mini-ster Benjamin Netany-ahu’s anti-Obama address to the joint US Congress on Iran, there is an air of unreality to the whole exercise.