Articles by Suhit K Sen
Oct 12, 2018
West Bengal BJP plans to campaign for Citizenship Amendment Bill: Move is unlikely to benefit saffron partyThe West Bengal unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to be raising the electoral stakes in preparation for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Oct 10, 2018
IPCC sounds alarm on climate change: Without US co-operation, the battle for reducing emissions can't be wonThe report says that action must be taken to ensure that human civilisation becomes a zero-emission project by mid-century.
Oct 07, 2018
India defies unilateral US injunctions, prioritises strategic interests by maintaining commercial ties with IranThe Indian government has for once shown itself to be both courageous and independent in its dealings with other nations by defying unilateral ukases issued by the United States (US).
Oct 06, 2018
'BJP at war with its own people': Rahul Gandhi is spot on, but translating rhetoric into outcomes remains the testSpeaking at a media conclave on Friday, Congress president Rahul Gandhi remained confident that his party could work out a nationwide alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections
Oct 04, 2018
Narendra Modi govt 'accedes' to most demands by farmers, but is it enough for BJP to extricate itself from agri mess it created?Farmers have been demanding remunerative prices for their produce for decades. In times of scarcity and high prices, they are shortchanged of the profits they could have earned by middlemen; and in times of glut and low prices, they are often compelled to dump their produce
Oct 03, 2018
Mayawati tears into Congress ahead of key Assembly polls; cordial ties with Sonia, Rahul last hope of rescueMayawati’s attack on the other Congress leaders, however, you may want to spin it, was immoderate, even by her standards and the standards of the debased coin of current-day political rhetoric.
Oct 01, 2018
Rahul Gandhi meets new Congress West Bengal state unit: Party president doesn't rule out tie-up with TMC in 2019Congress president Rahul Gandhi had a meeting with the newly-constituted West Bengal state unit on Saturday, and the signals sent out seem equivocal
Sep 27, 2018
West Bengal bandh: Trinamool Congress needs to re-examine its strategy as BJP fast emerges as strong opponent in stateThe Trinamool Congress, as a party and as the incumbent in power, should know that the BJP has emerged as the biggest opposition force in Bengal, will follow its sectarian agenda by trying to polarise Bengal.
Sep 26, 2018
SC verdict on SC/ST quotas strikes balance between enabling reservations and reaffirming 2006 judgmentThe Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that there was no need to refer a 2006 verdict delivered by a five-judge bench on the matter of implementing reservations in promotions to a seven-judge constitutional bench.
Sep 25, 2018
BJP charging Rahul Gandhi of mahagatbandhan with Pakistan to oust Narendra Modi just does not washWhat we may say is that with the BJP’s failures becoming more cruelly exposed on two fronts — the promises to deliver on development and good governance, the party’s rhetoric is becoming shriller.