For those looking for the Harvey Weinstein effect in India, have been surprised, even though they shouldn’t be.
The civil society constitutes a motley assemblage: voluntary activists, PIL lawyers, media persons, general do-gooders, public spirited fellows and lately, a sprinkling of celebrities who have jump
Whatever the interpretation offered by eminence grise in this country, and of which there are many, the Constitution of India is clear on one aspect: each institution in the country must be allowed
In India’s federal structure, a politician derives his essential power base from his or her state before he or she aspires for a pan-India status.
Historically, relations between the Congress party and the Communist parties in India can be described as polemical.
A few years ago, the then Portuguese ambassador to India, in a rare fit of undiplomatic candour, wondered aloud at a gathering at the India International Centre why a country of 1.2 billion was una
Suddenly, there is a change of priorities in Pakistan. Or is the shift tactical?
There are many ways to propaganda, but none more ingenious than that devised in where else, but Uttar Pradesh.
Does economics dictate politics?
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi made a very pertinent point this week in his lecture at the University of Berkley in the USA, when he talked about the spread of dynasties across India’s politi