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POLITICS

 |  RIGHT Foot Forward  |  6-minute read
Congress, Congress president, Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi

Band-aid Politics: Why Sonia Gandhi may not be able to revive the Congress anymore

The party faces cash crunch to generation clash. And Sonia of 2019 is not the Sonia of 2009.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Cwc, Congress, Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi

What makes Sonia Gandhi tick? And with Rahul Gandhi's alternative ideas for Congress, can she do the trick?

When Indira was AICC chief, Nehru said it wasn’t great to face the Congress chief at the breakfast table every morning. Will family be aid or impediment to Sonia reviving the Congress now?

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi, Congress, Bharat Ratna

Breaking Bad: Why the rumoured divorce between the Gandhis and Pranab Mukherjee is now finally done

The relationship had been fraying over the years. But with the Gandhis skipping Pranab Mukherjee's Bharat Ratna ceremony, the break is now final and out in the open.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Donald Trump, Sonia Gandhi, Shashi Tharoor, Rahul Gandhi

Speak softly, tweet less: A few items Rahul Gandhi should borrow from Sonia's survival kit

Sonia sharpened her attacks on the Atal Bihari Vajpayee govt, while learning to choose her words cautiously. Rahul must learn this too, for his and his party's political survival now.

POLITICS

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Dynasty politics, Narendra Modi, Congress president, Priyanka gandhi vadra

The 'D' Delusion: What the collective Congress meltdown says about India’s feudal family politics

The Congress is having a breakdown facing political life without the direct running of the Gandhis. There are very important lessons for other political parties here.

POLITICS

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Sonia Gandhi, Lok Sabha elections, Congress, Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi tenders his resignation: But will that go any further?

The CWC has rejected the Congress President's resignation. But will he be convinced to stay?

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Lok sabha election results, Uttar Pradesh, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi

Lok Sabha Results 2019: The 3 mistakes of Priyanka Gandhi's life

The BJP did not have to do too much as Priyanka Gandhi and the Congress wrote their own doom in the Lok Sabha Elections 2019.

LIFE

 |  3-minute read
Maneka Gandhi, Smriti Irani, Sonia Gandhi, Mothers

Mother's Day, Mother's Way: So, which political mom reminds you of your mother?

On Mother's Day, we take a look at some of the popular mothers in the world of politics and the mommy image that fits them best!

POLITICS

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Khushwant Singh, Rajiv Gandhi, Maruti, Emergency

India's Most Famous Saas-Bahu Saga: Why Indira Gandhi's household produced eternal bitterness between her daughters-in-law

As Maneka and Sonia Gandhi hit the headlines for their political moves, a look back at when the two women were just daughters-in-law to PM Indira Gandhi, in whose home a relationship of bickering and an eventual break in embittered ties began.

POLITICS

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Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, Dynastic politics, Congress

What the Gandhis Gave: Those who accuse Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi of being dynasts know nothing of the Congress family's sacrifices

If Sonia Gandhi had wanted to be PM, nothing could have stopped her. The same goes for Rahul Gandhi much earlier. As I see it, they are not in politics for its sheer power, but for something else.