|  5-minute read
Pakistan, Hindutva, Modi, BJP

Why Congress should refrain from becoming a poor clone of BJP 

Bid to ape the saffron party on social and national security issues, is not a great idea.


 |   Long-form
BJP, Modi, Congress president, Rahul Gandhi

5 ways Rahul Gandhi, new Congress president, can keep the heat on Modi

The run-up to the day has seen more action in the past two months than in the past 13 years since he first became an MP.


 |  3-minute read
BJP, Assembly Polls, Chhattisgarh, Raman Singh

Why 2018 Assembly polls will be Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh's toughest yet

The leader continues to be the longest-serving BJP CM in the country, a record previously held by PM Narendra Modi.


 |  5-minute read
Congress, BJP, Babri Masjid, Ayodhya

Why we can't let courts decide on Ram Temple issue

The response to this historical injustice should have been political and not legal.


 |  6-minute read
Tamil Nadu, DMK, BJP, Sethusamudram project

After Science Channel promo, Ram Setu faces choppy waters in Tamil Nadu

Will we continue our debates based on religion, sentiment and myth — or trust science and facts?


 |  Know Your Enemy  |   Long-form
India Today, BJP, Karnataka, Paresh Mesta murder

In defence of India Today's coverage of Paresh Mesta's murder

I reject every charge flung at both myself and the organisation in our illumination of the story.


 |  1-minute read
Rahul Gandhi, Congress, BJP, Gujarat Polls

[Images] 9 things to know about Gujarat 2017 elections: Why it's BJP's toughest fight in two decades

Who is going to win? What are the factors driving the voters? Have things changed in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state?


 |  5-minute read
Sanskar, BJP, Jharkhand, Kiss

BJP protesting Jharkhand’s ‘kissing contest’ makes them enemies of love

Is the saffron party's definition of decency harassing the most socioeconomically defenceless members of India?


 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
BJP, Gujarat Polls, Indian National Congress, Rahul Gandhi

Main challenges for Rahul Gandhi as Congress president

His re-energised version now must help his party recover its lost cadre base and local-meets-national narrative.


 |  4-minute read
Blue whale challenge, BJP, Gujarat Polls

No, Modi. Blue Whale challenge is not a joke

It is the sheer inefficiency of governance that made this phenomenon an enormous issue in the first place.