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Cool Breeze: Gehlot’s Cheat Sheet

Gehlot’s Cheat Sheet While one is not quite sure what transpired between Sonia Gandhi and Ashok Gehlot, one can get...

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Justice Abhijit Ganguly opens a Pandora’s Box in Bengal

Apart from the corruption in the School Service Commission’s recruitment process, there are reports of rampant instances of mining coal,...

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In Gandhi’s footsteps, for our health

Gandhi walked for his health, to save money, as a tourist, in war, and with his children. And most tellingly,...

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Historically, Congress Presidents have made way for Nehru-Gandhi family or its appointees

The post of Congress President held at one time by Jawaharlal Nehru, Subash Chandra Bose, Maulana Azad has been reduced...

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Supreme Court anchors law in the 21st century

A bench of Justices Chandrachud, Bopanna and Pardiwala have done not just the higher judiciary but India proud with a...

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Cool Breeze: Selection by Election

Selection by Election While the Gandhis have prevailed upon Ashok Gehlot to contest the party’s presidential poll, other names could...

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New regulations for the cadre ahead of China’s party Congress

Absolute powers accorded to Xi Jinping in the selection of cadres is demonstrated by the fact that the 2022 ‘Regulations’...

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Two letters from Indira Gandhi

‘Lord Louis is, as you know, incorrigible. He is friends with all the wrong sort of people and presumably believes...

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Narendra Modi: From grassroots struggle to global success

NEW DELHI: Power, prosperity, and peak-success are important, but that is possible through the ability to struggle and the persistence...

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Accession of Hyderabad: The Nizam’s conspiracies

This is the first of a two-part article on the Nizam’s surrender on 17 September 1948, thus paving the way...

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Ukrainian counter offensive is another shift in the war

The war is unlikely to end with this offensive, but it has placed Ukraine in a stronger position. It has...

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India’s role in global digital development is getting stronger

The government has recently funded in New Delhi a new regional Area Office and Innovation Centre of the International Telecommunication...

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The BRI agenda: China’s friends too are at peril

China has launched a worldwide Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) since 2013. It was in 2013 that current President of...

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First democratic-dynastic succession took place in Jammu and Kashmir this week, 40 years ago

Farooq was sworn in 90 minutes after Sheikh passed away: template was set for post-Indira scenario.   Governor B.K. Nehru...

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China’s grand strategy and Taiwan imperatives

China has a long-term and deeply nuanced understanding of ‘comprehensive national power’ (‘zonghe’) and its projection.   The analysis here...