January 21, 2019

United India rally more to do with Mamata Banerjee’s PM ambitions than catapulting non-BJP front at Centre

The Congress top leadership is conspicuous by their absence at the United India rally in Kolkata. Mayawati sends her representative, as well, and KCR remained aloof […]
January 19, 2019

Volte-face? From BJP’s ‘remove one family’ push, Modi now claims Opposition wants to remove ‘one man’

Elections in India are dramatic — administering over the top theatrics during political rallies, incendiary allegations to slander your competition (or opposition), rousing political speeches promising the […]
January 16, 2019

Dislodging Karnataka’s JD(S)-Congress government suits Yeddyurappa’s ambition and BJP’s Lok Sabha designs

What do you need to topple a government? Just tonnes of cash, plush resorts and promises of plum posts? Wrong. You must also play mind games. […]
January 14, 2019

Anti-BJP alliances across country mean tougher contest in 2019; saffron party likely to take more extreme positions

What will be the effect of the alliances being formed against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) across the country? The obvious conclusion will be that the […]