Rajeev Deshpande

China’s withdrawal from patrol point 15 will mark return to April, 2020 status quo
China’s withdrawal from patrol point 15 will mark return to April, 2020 status quo

Disengagement at last friction point after prolonged stale mate comes ahead of communist party congress that will give Xi Jinping third term as general secretary

10 September 2022
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Sea Change

INS Vikrant is an important step towards a comprehensive naval policy that looks beyond deterring the Chinese threat in the Indian Ocean

09 September 2022
Pak handles started Arshdeep-is-Khalistani storm minutes after dropped catch

Forensics reveal trend generated to further ISI project to create communal discord in India

05 September 2022
Navy sheds colonial tag as PM invokes Shivaji

Modi dedicates new aircraft carrier Vikrant which he says reflects Made in India spirit and also ensign that replaces St George's cross with Ashokan lions

02 September 2022
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Can Congress Be Saved?

The party has announced elections to its president’s post in a victory for the rebels whose ranks included Ghulam Nabi Azad till recently. All eyes are now on Rahul Gandhi in a test of his resolve not to contest

02 September 2022
FIFA agreed to AIFF election plan hours before it suspended India

A video conference between sports ministry and FIFA on August 15 agreed on new executive committee and elections as per directions of the Supreme Court

01 September 2022
Ghulam Nabi Azad: A Free Man
Ghulam Nabi’s letter sharpens Rahul’s leadership dilemma

Criticism of “remote control” in running Congress raises cost of not contesting for Congress president

29 August 2022
A Red Card for Indian Football

FIFA’s decision to suspend AIFF puts the spotlight on in-house intrigues and frustrates the Supreme Court’s efforts to reform the sport’s governance

26 August 2022
Rifts Widening in Congress

The resignation of Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma is a clear indication that the divide between the G 23 group of senior rebel leaders and the Gandhis is almost irreparable

22 August 2022
Lining Up for 2024

Nitish Kumar’s decision to reunite with RJD is a major realignment forced by his sense of political vulnerability

19 August 2022


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

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 Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

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


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