Amita Shah

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The Come Back Spirit

BJP hopes to return to power on the pledge of good governance even as Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot plays the populist card. Open reports from Rajasthan

24 November 2023
The Regal Rite

What keeps members of Rajasthan’s erstwhile royal families in the political arena

27 October 2023
The Assembly Test

13 October 2023
A new turn in Amaravati

Chandrababu Naidu’s arrest has put him back in the national spotlight

22 September 2023
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The Culture Quotient

The G20 summit is the culmination of India’s decade-long attempts to leverage its soft power on the world stage

07 September 2023
Power Metal

The discovery of lithium in Jammu and Kashmir can speed up India’s transition to electric vehicles

01 September 2023
Restoring Lost Heroes

Honouring lesser-known freedom fighters on independence day will be the culmination of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

04 August 2023
VK Pandian: A Very Special Officer

Is VK Pandian the second most important public figure in Odisha?

07 July 2023
‘Our roads will rival those of the US by the end of 2024,’ says Nitin Gadkari

After nine years as Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari’s achievements include radically increasing the pace of highway construction to 28.3 km a day. But, he tells Open, his biggest success is the popularisation of e-rickshaws

02 June 2023
DM from PM
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DM from PM

BJP maximises the power of short videos in its social media campaign

28 April 2023


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Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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