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Out of My Mind: Transition times

It is within possibility that Modi may transform the nature of Indian politics, for the better and not for the worse as liberals fear.

Populism doesn’t win polls

Freebies and quotas have little impact on turnout or a party’s electoral fortunes.


Need for a cut-off age in electoral politics: Ashwani

He said it was important to ensure political debate was anchored on “governance and developmental issues.

Fast-track trials of legislators, wrap in a year: Supreme Court

Crime & politics: Bench orders daily hearings, wants delays reported to HC.

Pakistan lift ban on Sharif running for office

Former Pak premier Sharif had been banned from office after being found guilty of hijacking the then army chief Pervez Musharraf's plane in 1999.