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POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Pulwama terrorist attack

Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka visit Pulwama martyrs’ families: Why hasn’t PM Modi found time for this yet?

BJP chief Amit Shah is busy addressing party workers in various states. While he recently blamed Nehru for Kashmir, even he has not been able to visit the martyrs’ homes.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Congress, BJP, Narendra Modi, Amit Shah

Post-Pulwama: The tough questions Rahul Gandhi must ask PM Modi now

He's maintained a respectful silence over the appalling Pulwama attack, but it's time the Congress leader asked PM Modi some uncomfortable questions.

POLITICS

 |  9-minute read
Pakistan, India, Terrorism, Pulwama terrorist attack

Pulwama and After: Should India go to war with Pakistan?

Army operations can’t be allowed to degenerate into political theatre. But equally, we can’t watch hand-tied as atrocities are perpetrated on us. What then is the solution?

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Adil ahmed dar, Jaish-e-mohammed, Sedition, War mongering

Pulwama Terror Attack: Fight Pakistan, but fight these internal battles too

Armchair war-mongers, opportunist nationalists, seditionists — India must win several mini-battles to win the final war.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Smriti Irani, Gender, Sexism, Priyanka Gandhi

Women in politics are just politicians. They are not saris, jackets, or a particular kind of laughter

Commenting on a female politician's gender, looks or attire reflects the misogynistic mindset of our politicians. This is seen across the political spectrum, from the 'traditional' BJP to 'new-age' neta Rahul Gandhi.

POLITICS

 |  11-minute read
Bail-out package, Economy, IMF, Imran Khan

Imran came, Imran saw, Imran begged: IMF, $20 billion 'advance', and an economic disaster

Imran Khan needs to understand the good sense behind the reforms the IMF wants Pakistan to undertake before a bail-out. But it looks like Imran's govt will rely on friends with benefits.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Diplomacy, China, Mohammad-bin-salman, Iran

Asia beyond Pakistan: Understanding Saudi crimes and Iranian mysteries

Beyond our immediate neighbours, the Asian continent is home to many countries, each with their own international conflicts and issues. Saudi Arabia and Iran are two such nations, both crucial for India as well.

POLITICS

 |  Right foot forward |  7-minute read
KP Oli, Diplomacy, BJP, Narendra ModiRight foot forward

Why Nepalis want 'ab ki baar Modi sarkaar'

With Modi, Nepal's leadership has struck an underlying rapport, built on healthy mutual respect that should work to the advantage of both countries, if it continues uninterrupted.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Bangladesh, Pulwama terrorist attack, Indira Gandhi, 1971 Indo-Pak war

When India brought Pakistan to its knees: How the 1971 war was fought and won

As TV studios drum up hysteria today, a look-back at how a decisive victory was executed in saner times by a PM who exemplified calm under fire.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Pulwama terrorist attack, Imf bailout, China-Pak Relations, China Pakistan Economic Corridor

Post-Pulwama: India wants Pakistan to lose its IMF bailout. But that may result in Islamabad inching closer to Beijing

Losing the IMF bailout battle might just be the opportunity a beleaguered Pakistan needs to get closer to Chinese and Saudi support.