There are many different types of people – thinkers and doers, dreamers and visceral betrayers, conscientious and extroverts and of course scoundrels and scallywags or match stick men.
Like an onion, the more you peel, the more the odour and tears.
When cornered, why is it that political formations revert to default settings? More importantly, why do these default settings smack of basic instinct and are driven by primal fear?
A shadowy figure — Moin Akhtar Qureshi — crops up like a tedious inevitability of an unloved season in cases involving CBI Directors.
In the night of long knives, after NSA Ajit Doval confabulated with top PMO officials, around 1 am, NSA Ajit Doval summoned DoPT Secretary C Chandramouli and Additional Secretary PK Tri
Transposing the learning from the Bofors case, which capsized his father Rajiv Gandhi in the late 1980s, Rahul Gandhi believes with Rafale he can wing it to scupper Narendra Modi.
Pandit Nehru’s sounding board and information gatherer on the Princely States was undoubtedly Dwarkanath Kachru. Like V P Menon later, he worked tirelessly to examine the state of the States.
Back in 2009 when the Congress returned to power with 206 seats, many political pundits reckoned that Rahul Gandhi had left his imprimatur on the hustings with his party bagging 21 seats in UP.
Mass migration and rampant urbanisation have left urban agglomerates creaking as civic amenities have broken down under the sustained human onslaught.
In the controversial journey of Yes Bank, there is a family drama replete with emotion and name calling, a tragic death followed by a deep divide with its genesis in a visceral hatred, a quantum of