There are two prisms through which we must look at the passing of Muthuvel Karunanidhi, the DMK patriarch, which was imminent for quite some time.
10 Aug 2018 12:47 AM
Rahul Gandhi said that the Congress was willing to back anyone as Prime Minister provided the person was not supported by the RSS.
28 Jul 2018 2:39 AM
The plan to install a BJP chief minister will accomplish the party’s Mission 44-Plus but through the backdoor.
13 Jul 2018 2:08 AM
The choices confirmed what many believed — that Mr Modi’s persona bore a striking resemblance to Indira Gandhi’s.
29 Jun 2018 6:39 AM
Mohan Bhagwat’s condemnation has been ambivalent due to compulsions of realpolitik.
15 Jun 2018 3:43 AM
No former President has accepted an invitation to address such a batch of ideologically-committed activists.
01 Jun 2018 12:44 AM
The BJP and its ideological parent, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, is little but a breeding ground of autocrats masquerading as democrats.
18 May 2018 12:22 AM
The likelihood of the trend continuing is possibly the first challenge for the Congress as it has to prevent the emergence of Mr Modi as “the issue”.
04 May 2018 4:41 AM
Mr Modi’s incapacity to check this despite proclaimed intention is his principal failure.
20 Apr 2018 12:37 AM
The Modi government is conspicuous in its inability to comprehend dalit sense and sensibility.
06 Apr 2018 6:59 AM
The PM will do no good to his chances of securing another term by imagining the developments to be just an one-act skit of the overambitious.
30 Mar 2018 1:25 AM
These results underscore a major flaw in the way that the BJP conducts itself following credible victories in new territories.
16 Mar 2018 2:22 AM
The TDP’s pullout from the Union government has the possibility of reworking the equation prior to 2019.
09 Mar 2018 5:11 AM
Modi govt’s biggest failure is in making the bureaucracy — in governments and in quasi-government bodies — stakeholders in a popular administration.
23 Feb 2018 1:58 AM
Though greeted by the treasury benches with loud thumps on desks, Mr Modi displayed poor knowledge of history.
09 Feb 2018 2:30 AM
Padmaavat is not just a film, an indulgence of an overenthusiastic picture-book maker.
26 Jan 2018 1:42 AM
Sikhs were not too impressed with the NDA’s decision to constitute the SIT.
12 Jan 2018 12:14 AM
The threat to the BJP in the beginning of the year and the challenge it faced in the last weeks of the year were similar.
30 Dec 2017 12:15 AM
It is a sad moment for Indian democracy that the Prime Minister will henceforth be pulled down by the weight of old questions.
15 Dec 2017 2:37 AM
This election, that was expected to be a cakewalk for the BJP, has turned on its head and become an extraordinary poll.
02 Dec 2017 4:31 AM