P. Raman

The writer is a senior journalist based in Delhi.

Articles By P. Raman

Vacation stories

A reporter remembers Rajiv Gandhi in Lakshadweep, how he tried to balance Congress old guard and the ‘wiz kids’.

Which is more preferable — unstable minority governments or elected dictatorship?

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.

Waiting for Sita

Once, Delhi’s mohallas came alive to celebrate the Ramleela. It is now a forgotten memory.

CEO-style Politics

Modi model is marked by a closed circle of decision-making, adversarial approach.

Breaking News,via Morse Code

The telegram was once the reporter’s best friend