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Aug 06, 2019
Article 370 revoked: Janardan Dwivedi represents Congress of today — a party of turncoats without ideological commitmentWary of the dangers of continuing in a party headed for annihilation, Congress leaders like Bhubaneshwar Kalita and Janardan Dwivedi are making ideological somersaults on Article 370 with the hope of wrangling a timely deal from the BJP
Jun 01, 2019
LS poll results prove BJP original mascot of political Hindutva; Rahul's wishy-washy attempts won't workCongress' complete whitewash in Rajasthan and Gujarat — besides Madhya Pradesh where the party has been reduced to a single seat — undercuts the carefully crafted narrative of the electorate's acceptance of Rahul as a Hindu leader and raises doubts over the sagacity of the party apparatchiks to take on Modi-Shah in their own turf
May 27, 2019
Rahul Gandhi must go, but what Congress needs is an ideological overhaul; kicking out 'brokers of power' can be a startThree months after Rahul Gandhi became Congress president, he waxed eloquent on what ailed India and the Congress at the 84th plenary in Delhi, but like his father Rajiv, Rahul effected no more than superficial changes, replacing in some cases, old 'self-perpetuating cliques' with new ones
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