Vasundhra Raje – can the BJP successfully defend her

Something that seemed difficult just a few days back is suddenly real now, and all this because Vasundhra Raje is driving a strong case of political blackmail. All the revelations about Vasundhra Raje seemed to put the BJP on a backfoot, and there was the thought that at some point or the other, she would […]

Elections results for 4+1 states – major changes expected ..

The recent elections in the 5 states that got completed on December 4th 2013 were very keenly contested. Except for Mizoram, where a popular group ensures that all the parties involved keep their electioneering in check (and minus the excesses that happen in all other states), the other 4 states (Delhi, Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and […]

The non-visit of Salman Rushdie to the country – a big shame ..

Let me start with a quick point. I have not read the Satanic Verses, so I don’t know whether the book is as insulting to the feelings of Muslims as is made out to be. Let us assume that the book is incredibly insulting and hurts the feelings of Muslims p(with a slight Devil’s Advocate […]