Voters show their voter identity cards as they stand in a queue to vote at a polling station for the second phase of Gujarat Assembly elections in Ahmedabad

Voters show their ID cards as they stand in a queue to vote at a polling station in Ahmedabad - PTI

Voters show their ID cards as they stand in a queue to vote at a polling station in Ahmedabad - PTI

Columnists

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.