The writer is an author, senior political commentator and public affairs analyst
It is ironical that various politicians flout a code of conduct which they themselves contributed to framing
Led by Prime Minister Modi, BJP has made nationalism and national security, apart from development, the fulcrum of its poll narrative.
The percentage of Muslim and Christian population is over 50 per cent, and Congress believes that the demographics provided a safe enough cushion for Rahul Gandhi to emerge victorious .
The decision is in keeping with the party’s strategy of pushing up new faces and preparing them for a longer inning in active politics as parliamentarians.
No politician from Goa had risen to such national prominence as he had — with a pan-India image.
There are broadly three categories of political migrants during the election season.
Recent developments have revived its prospects of a return in the coming general election. Congress needs to do better.
Many Pakistani journalists and politicians have dared to explore the complex links between religiously fanatic elements within the Pakistan army and outside
The Bharatiya Janata Party is finally getting its act together on the alliance front.
AAP fears a washout in Delhi, similar to the one in 2014 — the best-case scenario could be a seat or two.
Congress felt it is prudent to avoid situations of direct conflict between Jyotiraditya Scindia and Kamal Nath, and thus, shifted the young leader out.
The one announcement which most energised NDA rank and millions that fall in middle-class category was the 100 per cent tax rebate for individual tax-payers whose annual income does not cross Rs 5…
Efforts have been made in recent years to bolster this pathetic number of diplomats at the Centre, but the new recruits will take time to gain expertise.
Raising hands in unity on public platforms is one thing; contesting elections on the ground in an equally united fashion with a leader at the helm, is another.
Will the coalition deliver in 2019? Will it last in case of failure? Will it sustain even after the victory or become victim to ego battles, as had happened in 1995?