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Politics can bridge gap between shouting and talking… it’s failing; rather, exploiting the gap: Suhas Palshikar

In this Explained Conversation held before the first phase of voting for the new Lok Sabha, veteran analyst and professor of politics Suhas Palshikar explained a range of issues and questions around the elections to The Indian Express editors Harish Damodaran and Ravish Tiwari, and a select group of the newspaper’s readers.

Day after cartoon row,Dalit group vandalises NCERT adviser Palshikar’s office in Pune

Police arrested 2 workers of the Republican Panther of India in connection with the incident.


Many a slip

Electoral victories in four states may not add up to a BJP wave in 2014.

Moving the middle

Will Modi effect a fundamental shift in democratic politics?

Polls apart

Our political parties have been facing ‘continuous assessment’ for the past two decades.

In the strongman’s shadow

The Advani drama is over. But for the BJP,challenging times have only just begun


A crisis of political courage

Instead of collecting small victories in the shadow of impending defeats,the Congress needs to inject itself with some political adrenaline

What the bad language signifies

Speeches in poor taste are not new in Maharashtra. Ajit Pawar’s resort to a tested strategy speaks of a deeper malaise

Friends like Mulayam

New strains in coalition politics may be redefining power-sharing for the future

Sum of states

Why this year’s assembly elections could be the tea leaves for 2014