Kartikeya Sharma

Kartikeya Sharma

Chief India Correspondent

Kartikeya Sharma is Political Editor at WION. When he is not working, you will find him travelling, reading or cooking.

Opinions/Stories

Political secularism is a farce, says Asaduddin Owaisi

Mainstream political parties have given up on constitutional nationalism. They are shying away from issues causing anxiety in the community.

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Journalism of righteousness

The practice of pushing the truth has been stretched to such an extent that it has become a self-serving exercise.

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A new star - Tejashwi Yadav

It is for the first time in so many years that Nitish Kumar -- as brand ambassador of clean politics in Bihar -- is on a weak wicket because of perceived inability to develop Bihar. Tejashwi also…

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Women and misogyny in Indian politics

Former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Kamalnath’s use of the word 'item' is an example in case. He would not dare to use this word for women politicians who either hail from political families…

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Beheading in France and the rise of radical Islam in Europe

Are Islamic values incompatible with the ideals of the French revolution and ideas associated with it? Fundamentally, today’s Europe apart from many other differences does not entertain the idea…

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Congress at crossroads again

Congress may save its government but humiliating Sachin Pilot will diminish it

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How dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey survived in Uttar Pradesh for so long?

The truth of Vikas Dubey's encounter is useless to the issue of law and order

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Children of Emergency

India must remember that dissent within the party and outside the government is an essential prerequisite for a functional democracy.

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Turning 50: Rahul Gandhi, down but not out

Rahul Gandhi will continue to play an active role in politics.

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Congress must continue to engage with migrant workers in a time of crisis like COVID-19

Institutions or political parties which regularly uphold sewa bhav end up being more organically connected with the people at large.

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BJP should immediately convene a virtual Parliament, says Congress

Congress also cornered the government on the mismanagement of Shramik Express which have been tasked to ferry migrants through India.

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Rahul Gandhi launches a broadside against Modi, says PM has gone into low-key mode

Gandhi said that the Centre has failed in implementing all four versions of lockdown and should come out with a solution as to what the government intends to do now.

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India can learn from Indonesia in terms of transfer of funds during coronavirus pandemic: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee to Rahul Gandhi

Abhijit Banerjee was deliberating on the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic with Gandhi as part of a series of dialogues broadcast on Congress' social media handles.

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Let’s not politicise lockdown

Instead of working against each other and using a pandemic to create a public campaign, India must rise and tackle the crisis together.

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