The Telangana problem – how much more can the Congress mishandle ?

Looking at the mess of Telangana, one would be mistaken for thinking that India has not had a division of a state before. But consider the following. A large poor state (with some horrible leadership that almost took everybody in the state to an equal poverty level) was faced with the demands to split off […]

What has Aam Aadmi party brought to the political scene ?

In the past 1 year, there has been a sort of political earthquake in Delhi, the national capital. In 2011, the agitation for the Jan Lokpal galvanized crowds all over the country and almost brought the Government down on its knees (of course, with the kind of advice that the Government was getting from the […]

The mess in Telangana and the rest of Andhra (Seemandhra) – Avoidable

Right now we are seeing a huge mess ongoing in the entire Telangana and the rest of Andhra. There have been the divisions of states before, and yet none of these have been handled as badly as this one has been, and one is not sure right now about whether the worst has been reached […]