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Mar 11, 2019
Congress' indecision may make BJP's return 'possible' as national security replaces cow, Hindutva as key poll issueThe Congress, the only party that could have actually stopped the BJP, is playing dead, except for occasional outbursts on Rafale
Feb 07, 2019
Breather for BJP as RSS eases pressure over Ayodhya issue ahead of polls; by reining in VHP, Sangh prioritises elections over RamUntil the VHP announced its decision, the BJP was under pressure going into the elections — many of its supporters assumed that because the saffron party got an absolute majority, now was the time their dream of a grand temple would be fulfilled.
Feb 06, 2019
BJP has ensured cow protection becomes universal brand of politics; Congress-led govt invoking NSA in MP a typical exampleThe cow has turned into a potent political totem, much like the seasonal iftar photo-ops, ever since BJP graduated from Ram mandir politics to gau mata politics.
Jan 30, 2019
Narendra Modi government's plea on undisputed land in Ayodhya threatens to stump Congress againMere months before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the BJP seems to have unleashed their oldest lethal weapon in the form of a writ petition in the Supreme Court requesting it to release the "excess vacant land" around the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid site, something that puts the Congress on the backfoot.
Dec 08, 2018
Exit poll results: Madhya Pradesh remains bellwether, likely to give Congress anxious moments on 11 DecThough exit polls predict Congress win in Rajasthan, the party will be waiting anxiously for the Madhya Pradesh election results as a victory in the state will give the party some indication of the trends in 2019, and whether or not soft Hindutva will work next year
Nov 19, 2018
TM Krishna concert and why it failed to arouse Delhi to create its own 'hum dekhenge' moment of mass defianceOn Saturday, when TM Krishna performed at the Garden of Five Senses, Delhi had its tryst with what could have been India’s Hum Dekhenge moment
Nov 12, 2018
Madhya Pradesh polls 2018: Congress' cynical manifesto for state threatens to push India's polity farther RightThe promises in the Congress manifesto for Madhya Pradesh should belie the expectations of all those who had hoped that it would provide an alternative frame to the BJP's idea of Hinduism
Sep 05, 2018
RS Surjewala has negated Congress' age-old 'secular' claim by saying party has 'Brahmin DNA in its blood'RS Surjewala said Congress had Brahmin DNA in its blood and made "gods and demons" comparisons between Rahul Gandhi and BJP leaders.
Mar 26, 2018
Ram Navami celebrations in Bengal: TMC move to hijack BJP event shows changing definition of 'secularism'If we look at the political discourse leading up to the 2016 Assembly elections, the focus was on unabashed minorityism and the TMC chief was quite explicit in wooing the 'votebank'.
Mar 05, 2018
Karnataka Assembly polls: Despite risks, allying with Asaduddin Owaisi would serve HD Deve Gowda well, raise his prospects as kingmakerAsaduddin Owaisi could provide the Deve Gowda-led Third Front in Karnataka a strong Muslim face and prevent the 13 percent Muslim votes from falling in Congress' kitty