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POLITICS

 |  Right foot forward  |  8-minute read
Rahul Gandhi, BJP, NDA, Narendra Modi

Why things look bad for Narendra Modi ahead of 2019's Lok Sabha polls

Facing anti-incumbency and time lags on key development projects, a unified Opposition is only adding to the leader's troubles. Their strategy is two-pronged: Consolidate all anti-BJP votes. And destroy Modi's own credibility.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
BJP, Rahul Gandhi, 2019 general elections, Narendra Modi

5 reasons why Modi could end up as Leader of Opposition in 2019

The silver lining for Modi comes in two shades of grey — one of which is Rahul Gandhi.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Rahul Gandhi, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee, Mega opposition rally

Kolkata rally: A statement of intent. But also, a picture of faultlines

With Mayawati's political moves and Mamata's rally, it's clear they're both contenders for the PM's seat. But what about the Congress' Rahul Gandhi?

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
BJP, Congress, Rahul Gandhi, Opposition

How Mamata Banerjee plans to use TMC's rally to showcase Opposition unity

The rise of a Third Front is visible now. But what exactly this Front stands for, and against, isn't. Neither is the Congress' position therein.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Rahul gandhi jokes, Congress, 10yearchallenge, Rahul Gandhi

Guess who's won the #TenYearChallenge: It's Rahul Gandhi, hands down!

From 'Pappu' to 'Param Pujya', Rahul has actually ridden the arc of the last ten years — and come out on top.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Narendra Modi, Rafale, Congress, BJP

If Rahul Gandhi is 'lying', the BJP has miserably failed to nail him

The BJP leadership's weak defence against the Congress president’s serious charges has cost the party dear. If Rahul gathers steam and the BJP loses some, it could well see 2019 slipping from its grasp.

POLITICS

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Mahagathbandhan, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Why it's an all-out-war for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

There is no love lost on any side with the battle lines so sharply drawn. But amidst the polarisation and bitter divisiveness, there are also signs of hope.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Tina, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha elections 2019

From TINA to RITA and everything between: The amazing world of Indian political acronyms

No matter how 'masculine' Indian politics is, Twitter is flooded with BINA-RITA-MINA!

HUMOUR

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Rahul Gandhi, Demonetisation, Narendra Modi, Philip kotler presidential award

Modi wins 'First-Ever' Philip Kotler Presidential Award - We can't stop the tears, seriously

To get an award named after the father of modern marketing is no mean achievement.

POLITICS

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Congress, Nirmala Sitharaman, Rafale row, Rahul Gandhi

Rafale debate: Rahul Gandhi may have bitten off more than he can chew

Is India’s feudal culture allowing dynasts like Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia and even a few from the BJP, to behave with impunity?