PM vs Snow Whites seven dwarfs - 1 year ago
Pray tell, what political will can P Chidambaram or Jairam Ramesh or Anand Sharma or Kamal Nath or Sushil Shinde or AK Antony or Digvijay Singh summon to implement policy measures?
Aditya Sinha: Burn, baby, burn! - 1 year ago
The political class is supposed to be the glue of democracy, the fuel that runs the engines of the institutions that comprise the democratic system.
President-da and the crown prince - 1 year ago
A proactive move by Rahul Gandhi would of course stop everyone in their tracks, be it Mamata, the unpredictable Mulayam, or even Jaganmohan Reddy.
Aditya Sinha: Poker face PM makes a move - 1 year ago
When people say the prime minister is apolitical, they usually mean he is weak at political management.
Congress hands it to Modi on a platter - 1 year ago
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was in Mumbai and two people I know reacted in unexpected ways. More than what they said was the feeling with which they spoke: without a doubt, Modi elicits passion.
Aditya Sinha: Stalin reincarnated - 1 year ago
He came to power as a strongman, promising to pull Russia out of the chaos of Yeltsin-style democracy. Instead, he has taken a proud nation by the scruff of its neck and dragged it back to a Stalinist era with scant regard for the rule of law. Masha Gessen paints a sinister portrait of Vladimir Putin.
Fiddling with stars while the rupee burns - 1 year ago
The world economy is in a tailspin, our rupee is headed for 65 to a dollar and our government sits on its hands.
Aditya Sinha: Casualties of a cruel cold war - 1 year ago
From the machinations of our intelligence community to the brutal hostilities witnessed by the region, The Meadow is an apt reminder of how bloody was our valley
Last man standing on Raisina Hill - 1 year ago
If it has to be symbolism then why not elect Gopalkrishna Gandhi? No one can doubt his credentials.
Fear and loathing in AfPak - 1 year ago
Next week marks the anniversary of the assassination of Osama bin Laden, the man who sat in a cave and on September 11, 2001, attacked America.