Indian politics

Seat Changes

Jayanta Ghosal

It is likely that Harish Rawat will be Congress’ chief ministerial candidate from Uttarakhand

Why Did Indira Gandhi Call for Elections in January 1977?

The author, whose father HY Sharada Prasad was Information advisor to Indira Gandhi, examines the likely reasons why she relaxed the Emergency and called for elections

Fair Comparison

Comparing Rashmi Thackeray to Rabri Devi

Renaming Spree

Renaming Indore after the 18th century queen of the Maratha empire, Ahilyabai Holkar

UP Tactics

There were photos of Priyanka recently chancing upon and exchanging pleasantries with Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav on a flight

The Ultimate Prize

Mamata is taking her Mission Goa seriously

Musical Chairs?

Former Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa is busy creating a rift within the BJP leadership

India Deserves a Better Opposition

And Congress is perhaps best suited to serve the purpose

The Aesthetics of Indian Politics

How to appreciate the greatest spectacle on earth


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