The BJP scores over the Congress due to a clear stand on issues of nationalism and internal security. But both parties flounder on other crucial issues.
Mission Shakti: Totally in time and absolutely needed, PM Modi has made the perfect move with his announcement
Questions about the need and timing of developments on security issues are a thinly disguised attempt to undermine the credibility of the Modi govt. They also reflect the opposition's deep jealousy.
Once the natural party of governance, Congress has made the sort of blunders that even a political novice would be loath to making.
Great Wall of India: How we can punish China for its Masood Azhar slight, and its attempt to interfere in our elections
China has delivered a blow to the bilateral relationship with its support to terrorist Masood Azhar and tried to meddle in our elections by spiting Narendra Modi, There are strong steps India can take to avenge this.
The wave of terrorist violence that will hit India as a result of de-escalation is not going to be a tenable proposition for India.
Despite terrorism being a political issue, our major parties need to resist playing games over it.
No other military of any other major country suffers from the sort of deficiencies that the Indian armed forces contend with. The sarkaari rhetoric on defence is great. The reality of it is abysmal.