Anand Kochukudy

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a political journalist and lapsed academic.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

 |   7-minute read

Why Hadiya's voice has remained unheard in Kerala love jihad case

One can only hope she will finally get some justice after her six-month-long ordeal.

POLITICS

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Why Arun Shourie still thinks a united Opposition can burst the Modi balloon in 2019

If there is a concrete plank on which all the parties can unite over, even the seemingly invincible can be brought down.

VOICES

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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.

POLITICS

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Why isn't Pinarayi Vijayan sacking 'VIP' Thomas Chandy?

The political morality championed by the Left has taken a beating.

POLITICS

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Hardik Patel holds the key to Gujarat for Congress. But it's a challenge to get him

The party will have to throw the kitchen sink at the BJP to win by even the narrowest sliver of margins.

POLITICS

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As Amit Shah’s Jan Raksha Yatra boomerangs, what BJP can learn from its Kerala debacle

Politically astute Malayalees saw this as an attempt at creating divisions along religious lines.

POLITICS

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Solar scam: How Pinarayi Vijayan turned the heat on Oommen Chandy

The CM announced a criminal and vigilance inquiry against his predecessor and other Congress leaders on Kerala by-poll day.

POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

Why Yogi Adityanath in BJP's Kerala yatra is a damp squib

The saffron party is desperately hoping to cash in on the 'love jihad' propaganda over Hadiya case.

VOICES

 |   9-minute read