16 June 2017

The Presidential Stakes

The Roulette Wheel for the next President of India has been set into motion, except there is a difference because...Read More

20 February 2017

Cool Breeze: Changing slogans with the times

Changing slogans with the times It is interesting to see the Samajwadi Party slogans change with the change of guard....Read More

20 February 2017

Cool Breeze: Bhagwant Mann for CM?

Bhagwant Mann for CM? There is a quiet confidence in the Aam Aadmi Party camp after the high voter turnout during the Punjab elections with the party sensing a win. The big question, of course, is should this optimism turn out to be correct, who will be the party’s CM.... Read More

3 February 2017

Decision 2017: Why is Punjab so important?

Of the five states going to polls in this round of Assembly Elections, the big focus is quite naturally Uttar Pradesh. That is a state that sends 70 MPs to the Centre, and conventional wisdom has it that the road to the Centre is via the Hindi heartland. Conventional wisdom.... Read More

16 January 2017

Cool Breeze: Lucknow Diary

Akhilesh Yadav has been trying to broker a truce with his father. From Betaji to Netaji   The takeover of Akhilesh Yadav as the national president of the Samajwadi Party was not without its share of damage control. More so after the event. Because Akhilesh’s supporters were so scared that.... Read More

10 October 2016

Cool Breeze: Sidhu’s no ball

SIDHU’S NO BALL   Last week, there were some rumours in the national capital that Navjot Singh Sidhu was joining the Congress. That he had met Rahul Gandhi and got the go-ahead. However, Captain Amarinder Singh, the face of the Congress comeback in the state, rubbished the claims. More so.... Read More

13 July 2016

Cool Breeze: PK in the dock

PK IN THE DOCK   Rumours are abuzz in the Congress that its wonder boy, Prashant Kishor, has been given a dressing down by the High Command (read Sonia Gandhi) recently. The entire Priyanka-for-UP chorus has been traced to have been choreographed by this master strategist, and the Gandhis are.... Read More

17 May 2016

Cool Breeze: Lohia vs Modi’s Adarsh

Lohia vs Modi’s Adarsh   BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh are having a tough time implementing the PMs call for developing one Adarsh village in their constituency under the Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana, because most of the state’s development funds are directed by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav towards the.... Read More

1 February 2016

Cool Breeze: Scribe Attack

  Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has already begun crafting the Congress comeback in the Assembly elections slated next year. But, so has another challenger, the Aam Aadmi Party’s Arvind Kejriwal. And the Captain may have reason to worry, for the AAP has an unfair advantage over him..... Read More


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