Gautam Datt
Associate Editor
New Delhi
My Stories
BJP challenges North East power centres

The great Indian election yatra is passing through the North East where two longest-serving chief ministers are guarding their turfs from a new resurgent BJP while in the third a former chief minis

REPUBLIC OF KHICHDI

A gust of opportunity is blowing in New Delhi where political winds seldom remain still.

Prez speech provides window to govt vision

President Kovind’s speech to the joint session of Parliament at the start of the budget session gave the outline of the Modi government’s policy push.

‘Pink’ survey stresses gender issues

In a unique bid to highlight the importance of gender equality in nation-building and economic prosperity, the Economic Survey 2017-18 painted itself in pink.

Urban Guerrilla

Jantar Mantar, the nondescript intersection close to Connaught Place, in quite literally the heart of the national capital, had morphed into India’s very own Tehrir Square.

Modi’s unprecedented diplomatic offensive

Out of the box thinking has become an essential feature of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s foreign policy.

Top judges voice concern over CJI functioning

Four top Supreme Court judges on Friday stunned the nation by making the rarest public opinion expressing their unhappiness over the way the Chief Justice of India justice Dipak Mishra was assignin

Farm distress triggers high octane politics in Telangana

The politics over agrarian distress in Telangana star­ted heating up as soon as the state government announced 24x7 power supply for the farms, while the Congress party came out with a far­mers’ ma

‘Make in India’in defence sector

The ambitious ‘Make in India’ programme of the Modi government was expected to energise the lethargic defence industry, but even around four years after the initiative was rolled out, the armed for

Battle for control of south

The BJP’s victory march will be incomplete without conquering the south.

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