Pankaj Vohra

Nirav scam brings focus on banking system

Swindlers are not new to either this country or to both developing as well as developed nations around the world....

Opposition wants unity, but not Rahul as PM candidate

Reluctance on the part of front ranking Opposition leaders to accept Rahul Gandhi as the spearhead of a possible alliance...

BJP has an obsessive Congress fixation

The Bharatiya Janata Party certainly has an obsession so far as the front ranking functionaries of the Congress are concerned....

Rajasthan outcome perturbs BJP

In what could be a precursor to political developments towards the end of 2018, when Rajasthan goes to polls along...

Vinod Rai was not UPA’s first choice for CAG

Former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), Vinod Rai, who has been accused by the erstwhile Union Telecom Minister Andimuthu Raja...

Assembly bypolls could make Delhi Congress-mukt

The prospects of byelections to 20 Assembly segments in the national capital have come to haunt the Congress, which is...

Raja throws down the gauntlet at Vinod Rai

Former Union Minister Andimuthu Raja has challenged the erstwhile Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), Vinod Rai to a public debate...

A. Raja takes on Manmohan, aides, ministers, Rai in book

Was the 2G scam the outcome of a fierce power struggle within the top echelons of the Congress, where two...

Kapil Mohan abetted the fall of Morarji government

Social media platforms have been going on an overdrive in portraying noted industrialist, the late Kapil Mohan as the man...

Juliana: The Mughal ‘Princess’ from Portugal

Medieval Indian history has stories and anecdotes of illustrious women such as Razia Sultana, Noor Jahan, Mumtaz Mahal and Jahan...

Kejriwal has chosen RS nominees, but…

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s decision to send two surprise nominees—Narain Dass Gupta and Sushil Gupta—to the Rajya Sabha has...

Rajya Sabha nominees to reflect AAP’s plans

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is keeping his cards close to his chest and is likely to announce the names...

Wake-up call for BJP before 2019

The acquittal by a special Delhi court of all the accused in the notorious 2G scam that eroded the credibility...

Rahul is Congress president, finally

Lashing out at the Bharatiya Janata Party for taking the country back to the medieval ages, a combative Rahul Gandhi...

EC in eye of the storm

The Election Commission of India is an autonomous constitutional authority accountable for administering election processes in the country. However, the...

Trump’s Jerusalem stand could set West Asia ablaze

President Donald Trump’s “unilateral” decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel could have wide-ranging ramifications that have the...

Challenge to Rahul is from within

A fresh attack from a close relative of the Vadra family on Rahul Gandhi, shortly before his elevation as Congress...

Micro-mismanagement hurts Congress poll prospects in Gujarat

With the Bharatiya Janata Party on the back foot in the battle for Gujarat, the Congress could surrender its seeming...

Poll symbols: Lifeline of political parties

The importance and significance of the party emblem was once again highlighted on Thursday when the Election Commission allotted the...

Theresa May under pressure to abandon Brexit

Pressure appears to be mounting on British Prime Minister Theresa May to review the Brexit decision, which her critics say...

A century for Indira, India’s fascinating PM

Thirty-three years after her death and as the nation on Sunday celebrates her centenary, Indira Gandhi continues to be one...

Smog is not Delhi’s problem alone

Arvind Kejriwal could not be more right. High levels of pollution and the presence of the deadly smog creating a...

Misuse of Army would impact its morale

The recent proposal to involve the Indian Army to build the Elphinstone footbridge in Mumbai has been criticised widely. Retired...

Sangh bigots target Taj, wound India’s pride

The needless controversy featuring the heritage monument Taj Mahal, generated by ill-informed bigots belonging to the Sangh Parivar has adversely...