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 |   Long-form
Diplomacy, Narendra Modi, KP Oli, Nepal

As Left alliance sweeps Nepal polls, a look at the rise of KP Oli

India would do well to accept the political reality of a democratic Nepal.


 |  5-minute read
War Crime, UN, United States, Saudi Arabia

Trump’s controversial Jerusalem decision could rip the veil off Saudi-Israel alliance

For India, the changing geopolitical landscape in the Middle East presents several challenges and opportunities.


 |  Angiography |   Long-form
Violation, Rahul Gandhi, Gujarat Polls, Election Commission

Really? Of all things, EC had to file FIR against TV channels over Rahul Gandhi interview

It’s unbelievable how the Election Commission didn’t bat an eyelid when BJP flouted model code of conduct multiple times.


 |  7-minute read


 |  Angiography |  6-minute read
Afzal Guru, 16th anniversary, Winter Session of Parliament, Parliament attack

Parliament not being in session on 2001 attack anniversary is the worst tribute for those who died defending it

Faux-nationalism brigade, including PM Modi, would want us to forget why the country’s highest legislative body matters at all.


 |  4-minute read
Waterways, Twitter, Modi, Seaplane

PM Modi's seaplane ride and the questions we never asked

Why do '125 crore Indians' have to wait endlessly for a service that he could be organised at the drop of a hat?


 |  4-minute read
Brooklyn, New York, New York blast

New York blast is a wake-up call for the US and India

Additional measures for vigorous intelligence and a sharp lookout for radicalised hopefuls merit priority.


 |  4-minute read


 |  6-minute read
Pakistan, Manmohan Singh, Gujarat Assembly elections, Narendra Modi

Gujarat elections: Modi has put India in danger by raising Pakistan bogey

The prime minister remains unconcerned about his crass language that doesn’t go well with the high office he is holding.


 |  Bite Soldier |   Long-form
Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi, Gujarat Polls

Gujarat Assembly elections: 9 things I learnt from the campaign battlefield

If Congress hopes to defeat BJP, they will have to fight every election as if their life depends on it. That’s the only way Modi and Shah know how to fight elections.