The BJP is asking voters to await ‘the new dawn’, while the Congress, quite devilishly, calls it ‘the new don’.
Incidentally, one of the most dangerous things he has done is to lie about the Adani Group having been given farmers’ land at throwaway prices.
The infuriated Congress camp, which regards DD as its domain, has now belatedly granted time for a Rahul interview.
Each of them has a scenario in which somehow Modi and/or BJP falter at the last minute and the race for the top is left wide open.
Indians should stop pining for a single-minded strategic culture, look where that got Pakistan.
Isaiah Berlin and Anna Akhmatova could share a life-altering conversation because they had done the reading.
How casteism is expressed in schools, and how it perpetuates inequalities.
The social cannot be detached from the political, whether through a saviour-like Modi or a generic aam aadmi.
The court’s ruling on cohabiting couples should extend to single mothers
How a patchily implemented NREGA could end up hurting the Congress.
A toshakhana reveals bizarrely cut-price gifts from overseas.
Tribunal deciding on extending SIMI ban must look at concrete evidence to establish its links with terror.
Centre and states cannot be adversaries in terror cases. A unified NCTC is crucial.
Voter lists are marred by errors and bulk additions, because the EC does not have the resources to conduct its own survey.
We need a comprehensive law for all aspects of traffic safety.
How Punjab is making the best use of the flawed public distribution system.
A fortnightly column on the high politics of the Af-Pak region, the fulcrum of global power play in India’s neighbourhood
Antibiotic resistance is a major public health challenge, a new WHO report has confirmed.
Having critiqued multistakeholderism, India must propose its own solution.
India escapes being downgraded by the US for IP violations, with a compelling self-defence.
Writer-scholar Rana Safvi says it is imperative for Delhi to hold on to its cosmopolitan culture. Her latest book "The Forgotten Cities of Delhi" emerges at a time when there is a brazen attempt to re-write Indian history with demonisation of the Mughals.