The writer is national general secretary, BJP, and director, India Foundation.
There were many who had disagreements with Gandhi... but to kill him needed not just difference of opinion, but a certain type of hatred borne of extreme frustration.
The Citizenship Amendment Bill has stringent applicability criteria. It is not —as it is being made out to be — an open invitation to minority groups in neighbouring countries.
Party machine has to be aggressively geared up for the election. It needs centralised inspiration, but decentralised initiative.
Kerala government is pitting itself against the faithful by imposing top-down reform at Sabarimala
The movement has highlighted the need for workplaces to be free of harassment and intimidation. Moving forward, society must make women’s equality an article of faith
Mohan Bhagwat has shed Sangh’s traditional reticence. Challenge is to drive his message to the rank and file.
Being a politician, J&K’s new governor can be an effective interlocutor for reviving the dialogue process.
Ram Madhav writes: Trust is the basic Indian virtue that we all should imbibe. Trust our own leaders; they have attained leadership positions because of that.
Unprincipled alliance that Opposition seeks to build across the country gifts BJP an opportunity in 2019
Modi-Xi meeting in Wuhan city is not centred on outcomes but on greater understanding of the other
BJP has grown on the strength of its ideology, party structure and political accommodation
Tripura, Nagaland election results: Much grit, a lot of planning, went into BJP storming a Left citadel, coming to power in a Christian-dominated state
Trudeau government’s tacit support for pro-Khalistan elements in the name of free speech can’t be justified. The way forward should be greater engagement with that government to sensitise it to India’s concerns.
Israel, India are natural friends. But only under PM Modi has the 70-year antipathy to Tel Aviv been overcome
PM Modi and Amit Shah knew Gujarat challenge, what to deploy and when. What matters is timing and technique
Nearly three decades later, many milestones have been crossed, but the road has not come to an end.
US is reconsidering India’s role in Indian Ocean region. A rejig of US policy in South Asia is in order too
Independence Day 2017: For the first time after independence, the dominant idea of India is rooted in India’s genius.
A hyphenated foreign policy, not just in West Asia, had handicapped India’s ability to forge pragmatic ties that help our national interests. The Modi government is making an important break from the past.
GST will reset the basic rules of taxation. It is an illustration of PM Modi’s transformative reforms. Modi is on a transformative agenda, the fruits of which will be borne by this nation in a few years’ time. He is setting India’s basics right with a futuristic vision.
His candidacy for president is being viewed in terms of his caste identity alone. This is an injustice
The timing and location of the latest attack in Kabul may be significant. The dots can be joined to the Haqqani Network
In three years, the nation has seen the prime minister and his team work towards a new vision
But India’s staying away from the OBOR mega show will not affect bilateral relations adversely
Chinese reaction to the Dalai Lama visit to Tawang this time varied in tone and tenor from previous occasions. There are reasons for that