'Everything seems so calm and normal. It doesn’t look like an undeclared Emergency.'
Instead of turning India into a nanny state, the government should concentrate on its real job: good governance.
Building healthcare centres across India for 50 crore patients — and not budgetary allocations — is the real challenge.
The Mamata-Mayawati-Rahul-Akhilesh-Pawar-Gowda national mahagathbandhan is likely to fall short of a clear majority.
Until journalists, activists and authors learn to engage with those who hold different views, the level of intellectual debate will continue to fall.
Lok Sabha election 2019: Opposition's pre-poll nationwide grand alliance may prove counter-productive
A more sensible tactic for the Congress would be to nurture two parallel national alliances.