T R Ramachandran

Should Rahul’s visits abroad have a domestic agenda

There is discernible desperation in Congress president Rahul Gandhi focussing on the domestic agenda during his forays abroad, particular...Read More

Pranab Mukherjee stays true to his beliefs

Pranab Mukherjee stays true to his beliefs

Former president Pranab Mukherjee made his presence felt at the RSS headquarters in Nagpur last week on June seventh with uneasy and doub...Read More

BJP is all set but is Opposition also charged up for 2019 general elections

BJP is all set but is Opposition also charged up for 2019 general elections

With barely a year left for next year’s general elections, matters are beginning to hot up in the ruling BJP with Prime Minister Narendra...Read More

Friendship with China is unavoidable for India

The first informal summit in Wuhan spread over two days on July 27 and 28 between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendr...Read More

Playing politics over atrocities

Playing politics over atrocities

With atrocities against the Dalits unabating, there are indications they are gearing up for the crucial battle at the hustings aimed at r...Read More

Indo-Pak bilateral discourse needs to change

Indo-Pak bilateral discourse needs to change

The Valley in Jammu and Kashmir remains on the edge with deaths shattering the fragile calm, there are indications of a thaw in the wake ...Read More

2019 Lok Sabha elections: Eyeing a transition and generational change

The SP and BSP have decided to strengthen their ties, forgetting the animus of the past indicating that the general elections in 2019 can...Read More

Regional satraps not enthused with Congress as the main non-BJP pole

Regional satraps not enthused with Congress as the main non-BJP pole

The growing discomfiture and frustration among regional satraps about hitching their political outfit with the Congress in the run up to ...Read More

Perturbed President invokes Mahamaya

Perturbed President invokes Mahamaya

President Pranab Mukherjee is perturbed and anguished when he is at variance with the views of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on certain is...Read More

Intrigues in Tamil Nadu, after Jayalalithaa passed away

The political situation in Tamil Nadu is undergoing some queer twists and turns in the wake of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa’s death earl...Read More

Indian Railways: Modernisation, safety may take a hit, as bankruptcy looms

Indian Railways: Modernisation, safety may take a hit, as bankruptcy looms

With the Indian Railways (IR) in dire need of urgent upgradation, a retired Railway Board official underlined the need for relaying the t...Read More

Huge wake-up call for EC

Huge wake-up call for EC

The dramatic demonetisation undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a bold step lacking the desired advance planning. The impondera...Read More

UP broth still simmering

Given the meltdown in the Samajwadi party, patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav has been compelled to change tack and strive for a “grand allian...Read More

Uri Attack: Diplomatic blitzkrieg to isolate Pakistan

Uri Attack: Diplomatic blitzkrieg to isolate Pakistan

The Pakistan aided terror attack by the JeM in Uri on Sunday has sent the mercury shooting in the establishment in New Delhi. Expectedly ...Read More

Dalit upheaval sliding down BJP’S chances?

Dalit upheaval sliding down BJP’S chances?

Dalit community’s growing anger against the BJP and increasing cow vigilantism has rudely awakened the BJP to its adverse impact in the u...Read More

Mayawati Remark: BJP revives BSP’s fortunes

Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati’s political fortunes in Uttar Pradesh have been resuscitated in the wake of BJP state unit leader Da...Read More

J&K Violence: Beyond tipping point

J&K Violence: Beyond tipping point

The situation in Jammu and Kashmir is reminiscent of 2010. It has gone beyond tipping point, jolting the Mehbooba Mufti government. She h...Read More

Rajan’s exit: Brilliance pushed over by mediocrity

Rajan’s exit: Brilliance pushed over by mediocrity

It has been widely acknowledged that BJP’s recently nominated member of the Rajya Sabha, Subramanian Swamy, is a loose cannon in his self...Read More

Pakistan at the crossroads Domestic dynamics and external pressures

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BJP: From one electoral gimmick to another

BJP: From one electoral gimmick to another

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to rid the country of the menace of middlemen. In fact, his new slogan is “middleman mukt Bharat” and ...Read More