Articles by Ajay Singh
Mar 14, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi meeting Bhim Army leader Chandrashekhar Azad sums up Congress' surrender ahead of LS pollsThe assumption that Azad and his motley crew can substitute Mayawati and the BSP in Uttar Pradesh politics is patently erroneous on many counts
Feb 26, 2019
IAF air strikes on Jaish camps in Pakistan a measure of Narendra Modi's strategic pragmatismNarendra Modi seems to be guided by the maxim that time and patience are the biggest warriors. He chooses his own time to react to a situation and displays infinite patient in the face of heavy odds.
Feb 23, 2019
A phenomenon called Mulayam: In praising BJP, SP patriarch fights last battle to save his legacyMulayam Singh Yadav, who praised his adversary Modi in the Lok Sabha and wished him victory in the 2019 polls, is fighting one last battle to protect his legacy without even getting into the ring
Feb 12, 2019
Priyanka is not Indira Gandhi; Congress leader must cast aside hangover of past to make meaningful impactIf there is any scope for Priyanka Gandhi to make an impact in Uttar Pradesh, she would do well to cast aside the hangover of the past. She is not Indira
Feb 09, 2019
Guru Mantra: This isn't the time for coalition government"Right now the coalition that we are seeing is just about winning the election," says Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev on Opposition's attempt to form a grand alliance against Modi government in the upcoming Lok Sabha Election
Feb 06, 2019
Mamata Banerjee's Kolkata dharna: Bid to detain Rajeev Kumar overtly political move to assert Centre's right, dismiss Didi's delusionsThe history of the case bears significance in the present context as Mamata on Monday sat on dharna in Kolkata to protect Kumar who is suspected to have tinkered with evidence in the scam. Mamata, known for hitting streets and rabble-rousing for populist causes, seems to have reversed her politics in her constitutional role. She is seen as taking the side of the corrupt and protecting a few of her favourites at the expense of masses.
Feb 02, 2019
Budget 2019 example of Modi's governance style, stresses push for neo-middle class striving to realise urban dreamThe 2019 Interim Budget presented on Friday is a clear example of a Narendra Modi who plans for a decade, even when he is set to face an uncertainty three months down the line in the general elections.
Jan 29, 2019
George Fernandes was a die-hard proponent of anti-Congressism, but with shifting loyaltiesThere is no doubt that Fernandes belonged to a genre of socialist leaders who were exceptionally deft at defending the indefensible
Jan 26, 2019
UP-set on the cards?The BJP is up against a formidable challenge in the form of the SP-BSP pact in Uttar Pradesh. It will need all of Modi’s trust, and more, to do battle with a united opposition
Jan 15, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: The grandest spectacle on earth is also a microcosm of Hindu civilisationThe Kumbh predates history and is believed to be an eternal tradition. Yet everything associated with it is ephemeral which is transient and vulnerable.