Articles by Amitabh Tiwari
May 08, 2017
AAP in crisis: Arvind Kejriwal's party's meteoric rise and how things went so terribly wrongThe recent allegations that Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal took a bribe from Satyendra Jain has put the spotlight back on AAP. If nothing else, you have to give it to the party for being in the news all the time.
May 07, 2017
Kapil Mishra alleges Arvind Kejriwal took Rs 2 crore from Satyendra Jain: Can AAP survive another crisis?Kapil Mishra has dropped a bomb on AAP. He has alleged massive financial irregularities in the party.
May 07, 2017
AAP thrives on the politics of confrontation; BJP's witchhunt is only going to help Arvind KejriwalBJP should realise that AAP thrives on politics of confrontation and if notices have been issued without any base, it will only help AAP mobilise/get back its support base and gain sympathy. This witch hunt won’t help.
May 06, 2017
Shivpal Yadav starts Samajwadi storm again: How SP is struggling to counter BJP juggernautShivpal Singh Yadav, Mulayam’s brother and Akhilesh’s chacha, has finally announced the formation of a new party ‘Samajwadi Secular Morcha’.
May 05, 2017
Why the new banking ordinance may not be able to solve the NPA rotThe policy is also in sharp contradiction of the Rajan doctrine - identify bad accounts, take a hit, record losses, move ahead with a clean slate
May 04, 2017
Presidential election 2017: BJP seems well-placed, but must also cajole dissenter Shiv Sena and neutralsThe tight contest between BJP and the opposition camp in the Presidential Election 2017 has made the role of three neutral parties — AIADMK, BJD and TRS — very significant along with dissenter Shiv Sena in the NDA camp
May 03, 2017
Kumar Vishwas decides to stay with AAP: Here's why Arvind Kejriwal was quick to address his concernsKumar Vishwas has decided to stay with the AAP for the time being. This after hectic parleys over the past few days and question mark on whether he is going to quit the party and join BJP.
May 02, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Pranab Mukherjee retires in July, this is how India elects its presidentAs Pranab Mukherjee retires in July, in the first part of a three-part series, Firstpost looks at how India's complex method of electing a president ensures equal representation to states as well as the Union, irrespective of who has majority in which house
Apr 28, 2017
MCD Election 2017: Don't write AAP's obituary until the 2020 Assembly pollsComparing the party's Vidhan Sabha performance with the MCD results is like comparing apples and oranges; they have different dynamics
Apr 28, 2017
Lessons from MCD Election 2017: Congress’ only hope in Delhi is an alliance with AAPThe results of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi election are out and Congress supporters see the party’s performance as a revival of sorts