Nawaz Sharif is certainly no Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, who died fighting a military dictatorship.
After the BJP promise of free Covid vaccines in its Bihar manifesto, the policy debate should shift to the details of the ‘free’.
Most strategic analysts in the US today unhesitatingly declare that the main economic, technological & security challenge in coming years will be from China.
The JDU, too, like the BJP, believes in the politics of empowerment and Nitish Kumar as Bihar’s CM has worked on the vision of ‘Sabka saath, sabka vikas’.
Mainstream Indian media used to denigrate and ridicule RSS. But it is now publishing its chief Mohan Bhagwat’s statements as front-page news.
In episode 601 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta explains the significance of Bhagwat’s speech and gives political pointers from the powerful organisation.
Kadhimi's govt is pushing a soup-to-nuts overhaul in the next three to five years. The path of least resistance would have been to wait until the general election next summer.
Modi is slowly and steadily crafting his own persona to match up to the looks of the greatest political and philosophical icons of India.
For Nagas born after 1997, the romance of a Nagalim passport is passé. NSCN (I-M) chief TH Muivah’s bid for sovereign Nagalim is out of sync with present reality.