PR Ramesh

PR Ramesh is Managing Editor of Open

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Cash for Questions

A brief history of an unholy parliamentary practice

27 October 2023
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What’s At Stake?

The upcoming Assembly elections will provide BJP cues for the General Election next year

20 October 2023
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I.N.D.I.A. and Its Discontents

An Opposition alliance has unseated a strong incumbent at the Centre only when it has had a promise to sell and a charismatic leader. The anti-Modi alliance has neither while its own contradictions threaten to pull it apart

06 October 2023
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Ladies First

Women’s empowerment has always been at the core of Prime Minister Modi’s vision for India

22 September 2023
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G20: Leadership

Modi has changed India’s terms of engagement with the world by democratising G20 and leveraging the summit to Delhi’s advantage. His India can now set and steer bigger agendas

15 September 2023
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Welfare Without Populism

The Modi government resists economic appeasement even as Opposition-ruled states revel in it

01 September 2023
The Chinese Connection: The Plot Thickens

The long trail of how China influences ideologically friendly media and activists in India—and a prominent figure in the nexus is a senior CPM leader

11 August 2023
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One Nation, One Civil Law

The Uniform Civil Code will have a liberating effect on the Muslim community. Only the clerics need to fear

28 July 2023
The Messenger from Riyadh

Mohammad Al-Issa’s visit unveils a reformed Saudi Arabia that advocates religious moderation and values India’s partnership

14 July 2023


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Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

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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