Articles by Anirudh Bhattacharyya
Mar 09, 2018
Jaspal Atwal row has turned into farce, continues to cloud India-Canada relations, hits Justin Trudeau's approval ratingsJaspal Atwal's presence in India and the infamous invite have played a vital role in undermining ties between India and Canada, and even dragged down Trudeau's approval ratings and re-election prospects
Feb 23, 2018
Justin Trudeau to meet Narendra Modi in Delhi: It will take combined charm of PMs to mitigate bad vibesBy the time Trudeau returned to Delhi, the Khalistan issue was already at a crescendo, with no modifier. And the bad vibes became amplified
Feb 03, 2017
Canada's Justin Trudeau might be seen as anti-Donald Trump; he doesn't want to appear that wayTrudeau’s courage has a character limit of 140, one he cannot exceed simply because of Canada’s reliance on America.
Jan 21, 2017
Donald Trump's inauguration speech should worry Modi govt as US protectionism is set to beginThough Donald Trump's anti-migrant, "America-first", protectionist and anti-Islam stand is not new, they are no longer mere campaign speeches but a preview of how America is going to behave towards the world with Trump as the 45th president of the United States of America, and that should worry all including India
Jan 12, 2017
As Donald Trump presser showed, media was the biggest casualty of presidential electionIf 'post-truth' and 'surreal' were the words of the year, as per a couple of notable dictionaries, the word that defines the transition of America into Trumpland is quite simply 'delegitimisation'
Jan 11, 2017
Barack Obama's farewell speech underlined his legacy and rejected Donald Trump's rhetoricoutgoing United States President Barack Obama wrapped up his eight-year tenure in the White House with oratory that has defined his political career – rousing and emotive.
Nov 06, 2016
Barack Obama's scandal-free administration might get dirty with Clinton's email probeIf that does occur, those circumstances will roil either the final two months of Obama’s tenure or the initial period of a Clinton term.
Oct 20, 2016
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton kept it nasty in the final US Presidential debateDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton were as nasty against each other in the final US presidential debate as they always have been.
Oct 10, 2016
Donald Trump's rant at US presidential debate was like a zombie uprising on stageThe performance in St Louis will do little to salvage the Trump operation. He ought to know that an edifice built on shoddy material is bound to collapse.
Oct 05, 2016
The Mike Pence-Tim Kaine 90-minute vice-presidential debate was a crashing boreIf the trolls on Twitter had to pronounce a verdict on the only Vice-Presidential debate of the 2016 election cycle, their reaction is likely to be: Yawn.