Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets soldiers at an “At Home” hosted by Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh—PTI

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets soldiers at an “At Home” hosted by Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh—PTI

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets soldiers at an “At Home” hosted by Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh—PTI

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.