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POLITICS

 |  Off the Record: Where Politics and Economics Meet  |  4-minute read
Gujarat Assembly elections, Quota, Patidar reservation, Hardik Patel

The many dangers of Hardik Patel's caste politics

For India to truly progress, it needs to rise above caste and religion.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Patidar reservation, Gujarat, Hardik Patel

Rise of Hardik Patel as a cult figure outside of Gujarat

Patidar leader claims his movement’s strength has doubled as Dalits too have joined the Patels against BJP’s high-handedness.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Jats, Marathas, Patidar reservation

It is insensitive of Jats, Patidars and Marathas to demand reservations

They are not entitled to the concessions and there are other genuine claimants.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Patidar reservation, Anandiben Patel, Gujarat, Dalits

Modi-Shah will surely sack Anandiben before 2017 Gujarat polls

The Patidar-Patel agitation and the Dalit protests are not the only issues which go against the CM.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Patidar reservation, Gujarat, Hardik Patel

Will Hardik Patel return stronger to Gujarat like Modi once did?

It remains to be seen if the Patidar Andolan spearhead meets the current PM’s fate after his externment term, or ceases to matter like Sanjay Joshi.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Hardik Patel, Patidar reservation

Claiming reservation as a ruling class privilege - the Patidar angst

By the time it occurred to Patidars that quota had become a jagir, they had acquired all the trappings of a forward caste.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Hardik Patel, Modi, Patidar reservation

Has Hardik Patel made Modi lose his sleep?

Will the 22-year-old do to Modi what Anna did to Manmohan Singh - erode the credibility of his government?

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Anandiben Patel, Gujarat, Patidar reservation, Hardik Patel

Three reasons why Patels should not trust Hardik

On one hand he lists the social, political and economic dominance of the community, and on the other he demands reservation in jobs and educational institutions.

POLITICS

 |  In real time  |  2-minute read
Patidar reservation, Hardik Patel, Gujarat

Modi fan or not: Hardik Patel has no future in Indian politics

The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti head is a demagogue who flaunts firearms and harks back to a totally outdated politics.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
Patidar reservation, Hardik Patel, TheDailyToast

The Patel shift