The turmoil over a right-wing agenda in India today ?

This is probably one of the most controversial topics in the country right now, so another post on this is not going to increase or decrease the controversy to any great extent. For the past many years, before the BJP came to power, there was a perception that was increasing gaining ground in the country […]

Political Activity and Government Efficiency

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For most democratic countries in the world, it is a norm to keep bureaucracy and military, apart from a host of other bodies like Election Commission, Parliamentary or Experts panels, etc apolitical. This, despite them generally urging its citizens to […]

The curious ‘political’ behaviour of the ‘silent majority’

In the realm of politics of change of ruling dispensations in a modern democracy like India, a number of times during the last 40 years or so (starting with the 1977 post-emergency parliament elections, then in 1980, 1989, 1999, 2004 and 2014 parliament elections and several state assembly elections in between), one is familiar with […]