The writer, a TMC Lok Sabha MP, was the Union Railway Minister who had to resign after the 2012-12 Rail Budget.
All is not well within the ruling BJP. In private, more than the Opposition members, it is the MPs of the Treasury benches in Parliament who look worried.
Budget 2018 has tangible benefits for haves, impossible promises for have-nots
There is competition over religiosity without an understanding of Hindu philosophy.
India has done some commendable work, but it now needs to step up on the integration and acceptance of those who have been affected by this curable disease.
The Indian Railways has lost focus. The system needs a generational change.
With a population of 1.3 billion, should we be going crazy at winning just two medals (gold not included)?
Is this revenge against the world order which has technologically connected people but emotionally divided them?
India's political arena has suddenly become a conflict zone right from the inside of Parliament to the studios of TV channels. The conflict is so palpable that one need not waste time debating the subject of tolerance/intolerance.
Dinesh Trivedi explains why the BJP lost and why Nitish could emerge as the prime ministerial candidate for 2019.
The tactical error Modi has made was to make this election his personal referendum rather than the party's.
Why is there so much of hatred in Indian politics right inside and outside of Parliament not leaving even the TV studios? Alas! There is no Gandhi around.
If you want to make success of Make in India then first of all make our character worthy of being called an Indian.
Somewhere down the line, the RSS has realised that the euphoria of Modi government is on the decline
The unfortunate Sheena Bora episode, to my mind, is a symptom of a society that has lost its priorities and values.
What does Hardik Patel have in him that puts him on the map of India within such a short time?
Recent scandals show that only the ‘satta’ has changed, not the ‘vyavastha’.
In framing its land law, NDA ignores lessons from the Mahabharata.
he annual report of Reliance Communications (RCom) has left analysts puzzled...
Rail budget has statements of intent that are not backed by a roadmap or timeline.