articles by Jairam Ramesh

Life

PN Haksar was Indira Gandhi’s 'ideological compass, moral beacon': Read an excerpt from Jairam Ramesh's book

Jairam Ramesh's new book — Intertwined Lives: PN Haksar and Indira Gandhi — has been described as the "definitive biography of arguably India’s most influential and powerful civil servant". PN Haksar was principal secretary to Indira Gandhi from the years 1967–1973, when she served as prime minister.

Politics

Jairam Ramesh on why the Congress manifesto matters

Ramesh says the Congress Party is seeking the people’s mandate on a proven track record of delivering on its promises.

India

If Modi loses 2014, his story is over, says Jairam Ramesh

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh compared the BJP to a jackal saying all it does was sniff around, adding that it would be over for Narendra Modi if he loses the upcoming general elections.