The Lokpal Bill – Rahul Gandhi and Anna Hazare claiming credit

It was so funny and yet was being covered seriously. Apparently, there was a lovey-dovey exchange of mails between Rahul Gandhi and Anna Hazare over claiming credit for the passage of the Lokpal Bill, although the BJP also tried to take credit for constantly pushing the Congress for getting the bill passed. It was hilarious […]

Yeddyurappa finally makes his departure from the BJP

It finally happened. Yeddyurappa has been threatening for some time that he will make his departure from the BJP, unless the BJP designated him in a position of importance, and that did not happen. It was not a happy event for the BJP, but I believe that they had no chance other than what happened. […]

Sanctity of the parliament and the democratic process

Towards the end of August last year, a large section of articulate India, partly whetted with the saturation coverage by electronic media, was waiting with bated breath to see the outcome of the indefinite fast undertaken by Anna Hazare in Delhi demanding acceptance by the parliament of a time-bound commitment to pass an […]