The separation between the JD(U) and the BJP in Bihar – first impact of Modi ..

This separation was not something that either party was looking for, but for the JD(U), this was a choice that was very difficult for them. The JD(U) is essentially a party that had leaders born out of the same kind of background as other leaders like Laloo Prasad Yadav, Mulayam Singh Yadav, and the like. […]

The Third Front – How likely does it seem ?

Every few years, there is discussion of a third front, or sometimes that of a fourth front. This is a front of parties that seek to be independent of the Congress or the BJP and are mostly regional parties, focused on one state or at the most a region. There have been Governments like this […]

The drama between Nitish Kumar and Narendra Modi – delayed till the end of the year

For some time now, there has been an ongoing high-pitched drama going on between 2 leaders – the Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar and the Gujarat Chief Minister, Narendra Modi. For the past couple of years, there has been a growing campaign to have a leader who could revitalize the BJP and make it a […]