The two big national parties are actually more like Stalinists when it comes to inner-party deliberations.
23 Jan 2018 1:44 AM
The sin of CJI Misra is his failure to play it fair. He has been seen as being partial, excluding those who did not share his biases.
15 Jan 2018 12:24 AM
The Peshwas were not a major power at the beginning of the 19th century. Their glory ended with the Third Battle of Panipat in 1761.
09 Jan 2018 12:36 AM
Modi and Jaitley continue to doggedly defend the non-existent virtues of the measure.
01 Jan 2018 2:18 AM
Is corruption a larger issue than settling of political scores between rivals?
25 Dec 2017 2:09 AM
The BJP cannot hope to be complacent with its victory, and Congress need not be despondent.
19 Dec 2017 1:02 AM
The government’s snoopers could not have known the details of what was talked about at the party.
13 Dec 2017 1:58 AM
The liberals have been fixated on the Babri Masjid, but they barely mention those killed in the riots.
06 Dec 2017 12:23 AM
The Supreme Court ruling on the NJAC has been a big blow to the Modi government.
28 Nov 2017 5:13 AM
Thirty-three years after her death, we still don’t have a decent political biography of Indira Gandhi.
18 Nov 2017 1:16 AM
The GST is an empty political slogan promising the world in your palm. It is not a question of bad implementation of a well-intended tax reform.
13 Nov 2017 12:19 AM
Indira Gandhi learnt from her father’s benign shortcomings -- idealism, indecision, romantic internationalism.
31 Oct 2017 12:15 AM
The Congress and BJP should keep out of Kashmir politics.
25 Oct 2017 1:08 AM
Hindu right-wingers need not be liberal secularists, and they should not be.
18 Oct 2017 1:25 AM
Whether it is convincing or not, it showed that Modi was seriously engaging with his critics.
10 Oct 2017 2:25 AM
The BJP president soon recovered his poise and told the media in Jharkhand that he wouldn’t respond to Rahul Gandhi’s speeches.
19 Sep 2017 12:48 AM
The BJP is mostly in a self-congratulatory mood, and Prime Minister Modi leads the way. There is very little of self-criticism.
04 Sep 2017 12:32 AM
In India, most people turn to religion for whatever reason, and many of them fall into the hands of fake gurus.
29 Aug 2017 12:30 AM
There is enough fuzziness in the legal definitions and justifications for triple talaq.
23 Aug 2017 12:32 AM
India remained an optimist’s country despite widespread poverty and illiteracy.
15 Aug 2017 12:25 AM