Pankaj Vohra

BJP likely to win Himachal, but allows Congress to bounce back

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s reluctance to announce its Chief Ministerial nominee in Himachal Pradesh has allowed the Congress to bounce...

Rahul attempts to correct anti Hindu perception

Rahul Gandhi’s multiple visits to temples ahead of the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls are being described by his...

Gujarat omission affects EC’s credibility

By delinking the announcement of the Gujarat Assembly elections from those to the Himachal Pradesh Assembly, on Thursday, the Election...

Politicians preventing action against Dawood

The name Dawood Ibrahim is synonymous with terror and criminal activity in this country, more so after the Mumbai blasts...

AAP aims to make BJP lose majority in Gujarat 

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has decided not to campaign in Gujarat during the run-up to the Assembly elections. However,...

Fotedar will live on through Indira Gandhi

He was Indira Gandhi’s most trusted aide during her second term as Prime Minister. For pivotal political decisions, Rajiv Gandhi...

Litmus test for BJP in Gujarat

The Gujarat Assembly elections slated later this year perhaps would be more important than the 2019 Parliamentary polls. The state...

At Berkeley, Rahul attempts to set perception issues straight

The Congress vice president, Rahul Gandhi, has many more miles to walk so as to redeem himself in the eyes...

It is not only about Gauri Lankesh

The dastardly murder of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh has brought to fore several issues that continue to be a cause...

PM Modi may go in for another Cabinet revamp shortly

In a gesture to his coalition partners, Prime Minister Narendra Modi could embark on another Cabinet revamp exercise in order...

People’s expectations are from Modi, not Cabinet

The much awaited Union Cabinet reshuffle, perhaps the final before the 2019 Parliamentary elections, is an exercise to accommodate new...

Upbeat Kejriwal ready to take on BJP

The outcome of the Bawana Assembly byelection in North Delhi went virtually unnoticed in the cacophony of the Dera Sacha...

IAS officer Meena shunted out for trying to shift DSIIDC headquarters

Holding him responsible for arbitrarily and unilaterally ordering the shifting of the Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (DSIIDC)...

Supreme Court succeeds where governments waver

The Apex Court was in the news for all the right reasons. It struck down the instant triple talaq practice,...

Shah’s 360 plan a challenge for Opposition

The BJP, evidently, is the first party to get off the blocks in the race for the 2019 Parliamentary polls....

Patel wins, yet Congress may still lose

In the recently concluded Rajya Sabha elections from Gujarat, Ahmed Patel’s grand victory against difficult odds had all the ingredients—intrigue,...

A disunited opposition dilutes challenge to BJP

The reluctance of the Congress to spell out its terms of engagement with political parties opposed to the Bharatiya Janata...

Gujarat RS results central to Congress future

No single election for a Rajya Sabha berth has perhaps been the subject of so much speculation as Ahmed Patel’s...

Nitish destroys himself, and the Opposition

By quitting from a Mahagathbandhan dispensation led by him and forming a government with the support of his arch adversary,...

Indu Sarkar should be eye opener for BJP too

In a country where over 70% of the population is under the age of 40 years, the recollection of the...

Pranab, the Prime Minister India never had

The stage is all set to welcome the new President Ram Nath Kovind to the Rashtrapati Bhawan on Tuesday after...

BJP caught on wrong foot in Kashmir

The terrorist attack on the Amarnath yatris near Anantnag has made the position of the Jammu and Kashmir government extremely...

Rahul set to wait, and wait, and wait

Opposition from senior leaders within the party, as well as from allies, is likely to further defer the elevation of...

Namoste, Israel: A stride in the right direction

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Israel was indeed historic. The warmth exuded and the camaraderie witnessed were unprecedented in...