Gautam Datt
Associate Editor
New Delhi
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Young Guns

The wheel of Indian politics is spinning perhaps faster than at anytime in history.

Rich man's haven

Amrita Shergill Marg, the quaint tree-lined street kissing the serene Lodhi Garden, the adjacent avenues absorbing the pacy traffic on Prithviraj Road and the co-located APJ Kalam Marg aren’t paved

Rahul meets Twitter influencers, takes dig at BJP over media sting

Unperturbed by the government’s onslaught linking Congress with dubious social media company Cambridge Analytica, party president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday calmed those mocking him on Twitter by sa

Cong’s chance to halt saffron march in south

The campaign for the Karnataka elections has hit an early crescendo even as the polling will be held on May 12 as both the ruling Congress and the BJP have made into a prestige battle ahead of the

BJP, Cong slug it out over Facebook data breach controversy

The online data-theft controversy hit the Indian shores with IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad threatening to summon Facebook promoter Mark Zuckerberg even as he stirred a political storm by question

Apologython: Kejriwal tries image change ahead of 2019

Replacing his ambush politics with apology spree, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s “I am sorry” downpour seems to be part of an image-changing strategy to bring focus back on governance by av

Testing time for BJP as YSRC, TDP to bring in no-confidence motion

Monday is going to be a tough day for the ruling party.

Newsmaker: A bond to win

Dismissing an idea is a cardinal mistake one can make in politics. One

The Mavericks

Niceties are as alien to politics as status-quoism to activism. Politics and activism might be working to meet the same end but the journeys are often like tracks running parallel to each other.

Newsmaker: Man of the moment

Young Bharatiya Janata Party leader Biplab Kumar Deb was sworn in as the chief minister of Tripura on Friday in the presence of a galaxy of leaders led by prime minister Narendra Modi.