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Corruption, Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi

Has Rahul Gandhi pierced Modi's 'I'm not corrupt, I'm a good guy' image?

While BJP has brushed aside the graft charges, this is the first time serious allegations have been made against the PM.

Indira Gandhi, Tamil Nadu, J Jayalalithaa

Was Jayalalithaa Tamil Nadu's answer to Indira Gandhi?

Vaasanthi Sundaram, biographer of the late Tamil Nadu chief minister, on the comparison between the two iconic leaders.

J Jayalalithaa

In Tamil Nadu, a maternal Jayalalithaa has taken forward MGR's demigod mantle

Amma is truly the emotional fulcrum of a state that worships her with all its heart.

US Presidential Elections, Donald Trump

I thought the day'd never come when Obama would shake hands with Trump

So what did the most unprepared president-elect in US history ask the sitting one?

US Presidential Elections, Donald Trump

Trump as president: What it could mean for India-US relationship

The American president's victory has sparked concern in some quarters.

US Presidential Elections, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump

Why is America so afraid of women?

Trump's presidency shows how endangered the American white male feels.