Thursday, 29 September, 2022

Topic: IPAC

Full stop or comma? Congress-Prashant Kishor will-they, won’t-they saga is far from over

What did Congress need, and could Prashant Kishor become a politician? Questions still haunt a party that couldn't even say 'but, he approached us.'

5 reasons why Prashant Kishor and Congress ‘deal’ fell through

Prashant Kishor wanted to work with Congress — a party that is facing an existential crisis in the absence of a strong leadership. It wasn't an easy task.

I will never join BJP, says Prashant Kishor. Wants to be called ‘political aide’, not strategist

In ‘Off The Cuff’ conversation with ThePrint Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta and Senior Associate Editor Neelam Pandey, I-PAC founder Prashant Kishor opens up on variety of issues.

How ‘retired’ strategist Prashant Kishor is still helping Trinamool plan expansion beyond Bengal

Top Trinamool leaders say Prashant Kishor has made a significant contribution in ‘changing and shaping the general perception’ of party nationally, helped Mamata shed ‘regional party’ tag.

Spin doctor Prashant Kishor’s task has been to give Jagan a softer, family-friendly face

The image makeover of Jagan has meant that the keyword searches for 'Jagan's house in Bengaluru', it reflects a change in people's perception.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Yogendra Yadav at the Bharat Jodo Yatra | YogendraYadav/Facebook

‘Congress must die’, I said in 2019. What I meant then, and what’s changed now

At this juncture in history, you don't hold on to grudges. Following Paul Samuelson, I ask everyone: 'When the situation changes, I change my assessment. What about you, sir?'
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell address the media on the Ukraine crisis in Brussels, Belgium, on 28 September 2022 | Yves Herman/Reuters

Oil price cap to blacklistings — EU slaps new ‘biting’ sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

Ursula von der Leyen, who proposed the fresh sanctions said the European Union is 'determined' to make Russia pay the price for the further escalation with Ukraine.


File image of Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan Twitter@adgpi

Centre appoints ‘China expert’ Lt Gen Anil Chauhan as new CDS

Lt Gen Chauhan retired as the Eastern Army Commander on 31 May, 2021. Prior to that, he was the Director General of Military Operations during the Balakot air strike in 2019.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.