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Feb 12, 2018
EC files affidavit in Supreme Court asking for power to de-register political parties, ensure inner party democracyIn an affidavit filed on Saturday, the Election Commission of India (EC) implored the Supreme Court to empower the electoral body to be able to de-register political parties
Oct 27, 2017
Rahul Gandhi is falling in love with politics: Is Congress VP getting better at game once played by Narendra Modi?For the first time in his life, Rahul Gandhi is having fun. He is smiling, laughing, cracking jokes, coining acronyms and firing double taps at the most famous chest in Indian politics.
Jul 21, 2017
First Lady: Nupur Sharma throws light on leaving her cushy job to enter big, bad world of politicsLondon School of Economics graduate and lawyer Nupur Sharma talks to author Meghna Pant about why she left a high-paying job to enter the big, bad world of politics exclusively on First Lady.
Apr 16, 2017
When Crime Pays is Milan Vaishnav's unflinching look at criminality in Indian politicsMilan Vaishnav’s book 'When Crime Pays' studies the rise of criminals in India’s political circles, their sustenance and worrying popularity, and how (if at all) this crime-politics nexus can be defeated
Apr 15, 2017
Congress is not a lost cause yet: Junking archaic ideas, embracing progressive approach will make it a potent forceHaving failed to delineate a cogent and credible line on secularism, the Congress will have to articulate a new position to find its way back into political reckoning.
Oct 27, 2016
Whose religion is it, anyway? Supreme Court reserves verdict on poll law provision on corrupt practiceSC reserved its verdict on the "width and scope" of an electoral law provision dealing with issue whether seeking votes on the ground of "religion, race, caste, community or language", amounted to "corrupt practice".
Oct 25, 2016
Why PM Narendra Modi's speech on triple talaq was Nehruvian in scope, zeal and importanceThe debate over triple talaq is so conflated with hard ideological, religious and political positions that it is very easy to miss the woods for trees.
Sep 02, 2016
Rahul versus RSS: Will Congress be able to snatch away 'nationalism' card from BJP?Try as he or his party might, that impression was further reinforced, not dispelled, by Rahul's latest shenanigans in court on the issue of whether RSS is indeed responsible for killing Mahatma Gandhi.
Mar 31, 2016
Political exigencies taking over ethical governance? Uttarakhand crisis shows how BJP and Congress are the sameThe BJP's penchant for this kind of pragmatism is evident all through the Uttarakhand crisis. There is little doubt that Chief Minister Harish Rawat lost support of the majority of legislators when his nine MLA’s revolted against him.
Oct 30, 2015
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's quota comments show it really doesn't care much for BJP's interestsThere are two ways to look at the RSS’s rather bizarre turns and twists over the issue of reservation. It is either seriously handicapped by the lack of sense of timing or it is too indifferent about the political prospects of the BJP.