Articles by Sandeep B
Jun 01, 2017
Calf slaughter act gives no score to Kerala Youth Congress, it's a blemish on Indian democracyThe recent slaughter of a hapless calf in Kannur by members of the Kerala Youth Congress is a watershed moment of sorts for Indian society and democracy
May 17, 2017
CBI raids Chidambarams' homes: Seeing anti-corruption crackdown as political vendetta is wrongit was truly P Chidambaram who stood out as a separate power centre in his own right with his deft understanding of and manoeuvring around the said inner circle of the Congress.
Apr 18, 2017
Merger of AIADMK factions and purge of TTV Dinakaran: Is this the end of road for Sasikala?With the purge of Dinakaran and talks of Panneerselvam & Palaniswamy coming together, camp Sasikala's dominance is set to end sooner than later.
Apr 11, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Farcical verdict proves India's 'new' Pakistan policy is workingPakistan sentencing Kulbhushan Jadhav to death in a farcical trial resoundingly demonstrates the success of India’s new policy towards its neighbour.
Mar 21, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh chief minister: Slanted reportage shows media's bankruptcy of thoughtIn all this discourse, the crucial missing element is a dispassionate and objective analysis of Yogi Adityanath’s political and ideological record going beyond a superficial branding exercise.
Mar 12, 2017
Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election 2017: The charge of the Modi Brigade is a prequel to a promising 2019The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), headed for a three-fourths majority in the Uttar Pradesh assembly underscores yet again the fact that the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah combine plays to win and win big.
Mar 01, 2017
Ramjas College row: Gurmehar Kaur's foolhardy activism shows erosion of idealism in educationThis isn't to absolve Gurmehar Kaur's foolhardy activism but to shine the spotlight on people like Shashi Tharoor who, we assumed, knew better but intentionally chose to travel the ignoble road
Feb 28, 2017
UP Election 2017: Why BJP's rhetoric around Ram Temple is mere electoral tokenismIn the ongoing Assembly elections, the BJP seems to have exhausted the vote-fetching potential of the Ram Temple agenda pan-Uttar Pradesh.
Feb 24, 2017
Maharashtra civic polls: BJP's new hold on state has made it 'Congress-mukt', but it's Shiv Sena that's humiliatedThe Maharashtra Assembly election was typically regarded as a four-cornered fight between the Congress, NCP, BJP, and the Shiv Sena.
Jan 25, 2017
UP Election 2017: Priyanka Vadra is no star-campaigner, but Congress’ crutch to save it from Rahul GandhiIs mind-boggling when Priyanka is described as a “star campaigner” given the minuscule number of times she has actually campaigned or the fact that she’s made absolutely no mark on any campaign trail