Dynasty

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POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Dynasty, BJP, Rahul Gandhi, Congress revival

Will Rahul Gandhi fit the Congress president's cap?

As the 'reluctant politician' finally takes charge, India Today cover story explores what lies ahead for him.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
BJP, Dynasty, Congress president, Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi's St Stephen's College teacher remembers him to be 'just another' student

The more the BJP ridicules the Congress president-to-be, the more it betrays its anxiety.

VOICES

 |  6-minute read
Dynasty, Sonia Gandhi, Congress president, Rahul Gandhi

How reluctance gave way to resurgence for Rahul Gandhi

The fact that a fifth generation Nehru-Gandhi, and sixth in number would become the Congress president is indeed remarkable.

ART & CULTURE

 |  The Big M  |  4-minute read
Rishi Kapoor, Filmmaking, Bollywood, Dynasty

What Bollywood needs to learn before giving dynasty lessons to Rahul Gandhi

Dynasties are of two kinds, one based on the gene pool and the other on fostered affiliations.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Namo Birthday, Rahul Gandhi, Dynasty, Narendra Modi

Why the lines between bombast Modi and dynast Rahul Gandhi have blurred

It’s a silver spoon in the mouth versus a golden spoon in the hand.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read

HUMOUR

 |  Tarar Square  |  6-minute read
Pakistan Politics, Dynasty

How to become a politician in few easy steps

If you're the chosen one, you don't have to wait for the father or uncle to kick the bucket to enter the business of politics.