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CAA-NRC: Keeping the communal pot boiling

Union home minister Amit Shah has always worn his majoritarian outlook as a badge of…

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The Secret of Pawar Play

There are few Indian politicians as inscrutable as Sharad Pawar. The old political jungle saying…

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The Limits of Militant Hindutva

It is not without irony that barely days after the long-pending Ayodhya verdict was delivered…

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The tiger roars again

There is a story which BJP leader, the late Pramod Mahajan would happily relate about…

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It’s the Opposition, stupid!

So here is the paradox of our times. Read the business pages, and there is…

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There is Fadnavis Only

A curious election littered with many firsts is taking place in Maharashtra. A 49 year…

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Who is Nationalist, who is a Separatist?

Today’s column starts with a story that I had planned to leave for a possible…

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The Rise of Jodi Number One

A hundred days and counting into the Modi government, whats the biggest difference between Modi…

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The Importance of Being Arun Jaitley

Amidst the stream of Arun Jaitley stories shared by his vast circle of friends and…

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Article 370 as ‘political’ equivalent of DeMo

In an impassioned speech in the Lok Sabha during the Article 370 debate, Congress MP…