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Beyond atmospherics: ‘Populism’ challenges

Winning or losing an election is not so important as it is to learn to engage in democratic politics.

13 May 2019 12:07 AM

A lack of grace and wit: Sad story of Polls 2019

It would have been interesting even if the two spoke from the same stage, spelling out their respective views of what they want to do.

06 May 2019 12:32 AM

Crisis in Jet explodes myths over aviation

The crash-landing of private airlines like Jet Airways and Kingfisher is the norm of the market across the world.

30 Apr 2019 12:32 AM

Pragya’s Bhopal race: BJP taking a gamble?

But Pragya Thakur’s case doesn’t fall into the same playful category as that of Rajesh Khanna, Govinda and Poonam Sinha.

20 Apr 2019 1:34 AM

‘Josh’ won’t decide the outcome on May 23

The story of unequal rivals, a militant BJP on the one side and a supine Opposition on the other.

16 Apr 2019 12:52 AM


Rahul’s Wayanad move amid fears over Amethi

There is no need for Gandhi or the Congress to feel apologetic for choosing Wayanad.

03 Apr 2019 1:41 AM

‘Precision targeting’ is the BJP’s war strategy

The other big news is Amit Shah choosing to contest from Gandhinagar, the constituency of party patriarch L.K. Advani.

23 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

To ally or not to ally: A battle within Congress

Many of the experts hate the Congress and its domineering and cynical ways as much as they hate the Hindutva ideology of the BJP.

19 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Will Balakot airstrike be Modi’s winning card?

The Pulwama suicide attack is part of a running battle with jihadi groups like the JeM and Lashkar-e-Tayyeba (LeT).

11 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

After Pulwama, Balakot: Tone down the rhetoric

India will still have to fight the war against terror groups like the JeM and the Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT).

04 Mar 2019 12:07 AM


Pulwama’s aftershocks in run-up to 2019 polls

The Opposition parties must not only nail the BJP for its failures on the economic and social front, but also on the security front.

19 Feb 2019 12:08 AM

State budgets a better view of the economy

The achievements and failures, the contradictions and anomalies are spread out in both the Central and state budgets.

11 Feb 2019 6:45 AM

Poll-eve Modinomics: Selling future dreams

The mood in the BJP is one of complacence and confidence, and perhaps it cannot be faulted.

02 Feb 2019 1:31 AM

Moves, counter-moves in coalition calculations

Odisha chief minister and Biju Janata Dal president Naveen Patnaik has declared that he will go it alone and not joint any front.

19 Jan 2019 12:00 AM

New ‘EWS quota’ riddled with many ambiguities

It is made to appear that the latest pre-poll move by the Central government is a response to the emerging social crisis in the farming communities.

11 Jan 2019 12:18 AM


Regional parties have their limitations

The inference is clear: An alliance with the TD holds good only in Andhra Pradesh, where it has a good hold.

06 Jan 2019 8:01 AM

Quixotic Rahul may well pull out a victory

Rahul Gandhi is at his wits’ end as to which way he should steer the party.

06 Jan 2019 12:05 AM

A year of scandals, controversies fizzles out

The Narendra Modi government for once showed restraint and let the drama of the justices play out.

02 Jan 2019 1:11 AM

As ‘regionals’ rise, our democracy is stronger

It is that time when alliances are re-alliances are being reworked.

29 Dec 2018 1:39 AM

Treacherous political terrain looms in 2019

Perhaps populist measures like the Jan Dhan Yojana and Ujwala may not suffice.

12 Dec 2018 1:53 AM