Only way to defeat Modi-BJP in 2019 could be through local battles against strong leaders, as it makes psephological sense despite ideological contradictions.
A secure, majority government like Modi’s, makes politicians complacent, arrogant and create unsustainable personality cults.
Sabarimala verdict is an example of why the Supreme Court shouldn't intervene in religion.
Ajit Doval is now India’s all-powerful security boss. But this concentration of power disrupts our layered security system.
The opposition campaign on Rafale has many limitations – no V.P. Singh, no smoking gun, no story, no slogan.
The Rafale deal is just a glaring example of the BJP government’s unsuccessful handling of defence purchases.
The Modi government has run out of intellectual capital and this explains its stall in key sectors and fading momentum.
Rahul Gandhi is fighting BJP’s hard Hindutva with soft Hinduism. But fighting hard nationalism with soft nationalism will be disastrous.
BJP needs to seek a vote against 'somebody'. Adding Maoists to Muslims, the 'tukde-tukde' thread will tie in nicely for 2019.