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 […]

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 […]

The Congress and its dilemma over Telangana and Jagan Reddy

As has been known for some time, the Congress is in a major dilemma over its position in Andhra Pradesh. For many years, especially after the emergence of YSR as the Congress strongman in Andhra Pradesh, the Congress managed to reign supreme in Andhra, defeating all attempts by Chandrababu Naidu to challenge this rule of […]