Gopalkrishna Gandhi

The writer, senior fellow, Centre for Public Affairs and Critical Theory, Shiv Nadar University, was governor of West Bengal, 2004-2009 and officiated as governor of Bihar in 2006.

Articles By Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Governor, on balance

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala may well come to be thanked by the Opposition — for impressing on them the need for pre-poll unity

True successors of Gandhi-Nehru

Recounting the personal history of Jawaharlal Nehru is not enough. He is better celebrated by taking forward his vision of swaraj

How to meet a quake

We cannot prevent earthquakes. But conjoint Saarc-wide planning and action could soften the blow.

Children’s Day in Chattergam

We need an act of atonement for the killing of the two boys in the Valley.

The detached governor

We need to scrap the loyalty test, restore dignity to the office.