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Aug 03, 2017
Rajya Sabha polls: CPM's 'great decline' seems at hand as Left fails to nominate lone candidate from West BengalIf the latest count of MLAs and MPs is any indication, the CPM's footprint is receding not just in West Bengal, that was once considered its strongest bastion, but also in Parliament
Jul 07, 2017
CBI raids Lalu Prasad Yadav's properties: The self-proclaimed king of Bihar has outlived his political utilityIt would be wrong to rejoice at the developments as Lalu Prasad Yadav’s ignominious fall from grace. It is nothing less than a social tragedy for Bihar.
Feb 20, 2017
UP Election 2017: Post bitter family feud, jilted rebels may turn ruling Samajwadi Party's apple cartRebels challenging official party nominees on many seats in Uttar Pradesh might queer the pitch for the Samajwadi Party.
Oct 24, 2016
Mulayam Singh Yadav is Samajwadi Party drama's sole loser for being forced to fight sonWhatever be the outcome of the ongoing war in the Samajwadi parivar, one thing is certain: This is the end of Mulayam Singh Yadav.
Jun 19, 2016
Happy birthday and all: Rahul Gandhi turns 46 today but he has more pressing needsCongress vice-president Rahul Gandhi turned 46 on Sunday, but he doesn't have much reason to celebrate with the party going through one of its worst phases.
Jun 16, 2016
Kamal Nath quitting as in-charge of Punjab shows bankruptcy of leaders in CongressBy resigning as the party general secretary and giving up charge of Punjab and Haryana, senior Congress leader Kamal Nath — and one of the few who managed to save their skin in the 2014 defeat of the party in the general elections — has stirred a hornet's nest.
Sep 20, 2015
Rahul does the suit-boot routine again in Champaran but fails to impressRahul seemed unmindful of the fact that his ally, JD(U) leader and Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar had been vigorously demanding special status for the state because the consequent tax concessions would lure the corporate honchos to set up business and industry in the state.
Sep 08, 2015
Bihar poll schedule announcement deferred till Wednesday: Will aspirational voters think differently?The Election Commission is all set to announce the poll schedule for Bihar assembly elections on Tuesday. The elections are expected to be held in multiple phases which may begin in mid-October and stretch till November.
Dec 16, 2014
Monkey on Modi's back: Why he can't shrug off the Hindutva elementsIf Modi emphasizes an inclusivist approach, others pursue an exclusivist agenda based on the ‘we-they’ differentiation in which the minorities are seen as distinct.
Jul 23, 2014
Meet the five CMs of Uttar Pradesh; not even one of them is AkhileshAs the slide in Akhilesh's credibility continues, the power centres in UP seem keen to only enjoy with impunity what they can, as 2017 seems to be an already lost election.