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.
The government hopes it will be a game-changer in terms of reservation policy. But will it?
The political repercussions of alienating farmers are too apparent for any party to ignore. But each party has tackled the issue in its own particular way.
Liberals and hardliners — white and black? Or is it black and white? In politics, it is neither — it is often in shades of grey.
No loan waiver policy thus far, irrespective of which dispensation announced it, has helped farmers move out of the distress zone.
The focus is back on issues that concern the commoners. Agenda of the people, set by the people.
If you feed extremism – in thoughts, ideas and actions – it will eventually feed on you.
Any thaw in the bilateral relations of India and Pakistan would need a long time.