Amulya Ganguly

What'll happen if BJP can't get a majority of its own

Although it is now almost certain that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) - the ..

Is the opposition losing its way?
Why doesn't the Congress mention economic reforms?
It's advantage Modi, but...

A coalition again at the centre this summer?

If the opinion polls are to be believed, India is heading for another period of coalitions. The reason is that the next general ..


Can Priyanka match Modi's oratory? Scales more evenly balanced

Is Priyanka Vadra the brahmastra (the ultimate weapon) of Rahul Gandhi directed only at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) or is one ..


No Rahul at Kolkata rally is like "Hamlet" without the Prince of Denmark

Mamata Banerjee's mega rally in Kolkata had one notable absentee. Although many in the Who's Who of opposition stalwarts graced ..


New law on quotas: Is the BJP bidding goodbye to economic reforms?

Just as Narendra Modi mocked the Congress on the rural employment scheme by saying that it was a living example -- "jeeta jagta ..


Keep politics out of the triple talaq issue

The day before the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) waxed eloquent on the triple talaq bill in parliament, saffron bullies confronted a ..

rahul gandhi

Now comes the hard part for the Congress

Winning, although narrowly in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, was the easy part for the Congress. The favourable signals were there ..


Congress needs to position itself differently from BJP

The Congress deserves two cheers for recovering from being down in the dumps in 2014 to a position where it is believed to be posing ..


Tweaking data as in an Orwellian world

The British magazine, The Economist, once wrote about the Chinese growth figures being stir-fried. Is India emulating China in keeping ..


Kashmir's mahagathbandhan depends on Mehbooba, Omar

There has been an element of unseemly haste and even recklessness in some of the recent acts of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Such ..


A new chapter in the saga of the Ram temple

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), the two "non-electables", to use Finance Minister ..

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