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Swapan Dasgupta

Swapan Dasgupta is an MP and India’s foremost conservative columnist. He is the author of Awakening Bharat Mata: The Political Beliefs of the Indian Right

A Political Transformation
Columns
A Political Transformation

For the first time, the BJP is on the cusp of creating history in West Bengal

12 March 2021
Columns
Where Politics Is Passion

The trick in an election is to balance the national appeal with local faces. Language matters, and often doesn’t matter

26 February 2021
The Mother of All Elections
Columns
The Mother of All Elections

A fierce do-or-die confrontation between the doughty Mamata Banerjee and the BJP

12 February 2021
The Rites of Liberation
Cover Stories
The Rites of Liberation

The Rites of Liberation The Modi government held its nerve and enhanced India’s faith in itself

05 February 2021
A New Breed of Public Figures
Columns
A New Breed of Public Figures

Those who seek to combine an update on current affairs with gladiatorial entertainment

29 January 2021
The Evolution of BJP
Essay
The Evolution of BJP

A historical insight into the Vajpayee-Advani jugalbandi

15 January 2021
Judicial Activism
Columns
Judicial Activism

The job of the courts is to resolve disputes arising from either the violation of laws or conflicting interpretations of the law

15 January 2021
Spying
Special
Spying

John le Carré told us, was strictly a thinking man’s profession

18 December 2020
Columns
A Moment of Liberation

Hitting the highway after aprolonged period of pseudo-incarceration

04 December 2020
Next Target West Bengal
Columns
Next Target West Bengal

What lessons for Bengal can the BJP learn from Bihar?

20 November 2020

Authors

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 an MP and the author of, most recently, Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s IslamWhile

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of ‘JNU: Nationalism and India’s Uncivil Wars’. Views are personal.

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