Tamil Nadu – Governance in serious problem with absentee chief minister

Tamil Nadu has been a 2 party state, with no other party getting anywhere near being able to challenge any of the 2 major parties. The BJP is struggling to make a mark in the state, but it seems a long way to go right now. Even the Congress, which used to hold a strong […]

The collapse of hope – Akhilesh Yadav in Uttar Pradesh

After covering yesterday the hope that Mamta Banerjee had raised in the people of Bengal and the way that she has gone about arrogantly crushing that hope made me realize that there are others who came in with a lot of hope, and who have steadily been crushing the hope that people have in them. […]

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 […]