The writer is a senior journalist based in Delhi.
A reporter remembers Rajiv Gandhi in Lakshadweep, how he tried to balance Congress old guard and the ‘wiz kids’.
If the choice is between the two evils, one would certainly opt for the first. Rainbow coalitions were not bad performers. And a ‘strong PM’ did not do better.
Once, Delhi’s mohallas came alive to celebrate the Ramleela. It is now a forgotten memory.
Modi model is marked by a closed circle of decision-making, adversarial approach.
The telegram was once the reporters best friend