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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.
May 01, 2015
NCP's Navi Mumbai civic poll win: Can Sharad Pawar keep dynastic politics away from his party?Look who’s talking. And more importantly, what’s he saying.
Apr 09, 2014
No stay on Centre's decision to include Jats in OBC: SCThe bench said it cannot come in the way of the government taking a decision a day before the MCC came into force.
Apr 01, 2014
Inclusion of Jats in OBC list comes under SC scannerThe apex court asked the Centre to bring all relevant records to show there was proper consideration of NCBC report to reject its recommendation against inclusion of Jats as OBC.