Sidharth Mishra

AAP’S enthusiasm: Strength and weakness of its leadership

The most unique and admirable aspect of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leadership is that it seldom displays black eyes even in the worse of poll bashing.

01 Mar 2021

No road ahead for helpless travellers

The governments of UP and Haryana have also been indifferent to this large daily migrant population.

23 Feb 2021

The Delhi Gridlock

Without getting into the debate of the new farm laws being good or bad, let’s come straight to the point.

08 Feb 2021

O Republic, my Republic

January 26 became a sacrosanct day in Indian history much before India became a Republic on this day in 1950.

01 Feb 2021

Garbage Politics leads to siege within Delhi

There is a siege within the city too, a fallout of the garbage politics by rival political parties – the BJP and the AAP.

25 Jan 2021

Hygiene led fight against coronavirus. Will it against bird flu?

Even as we had started to breathe somewhat easy about Covid, the country is being threatened by avian influenza or the bird flu.

18 Jan 2021

Vacant seats in Delhi University colleges symptom of decay

Three months later the same newspapers have been slow in finding out why the precious seats in the prestigious university are going abegging even in the premium courses like BCom (Honours).

04 Jan 2021

The Yuletide ride on Delhi metro

Of the many Yuletide memories of the national capital, one which has a remarkable impact was to be the part of the first metro ride 18 years ago.

28 Dec 2020

A pandemonium called Delhi

With politicians more focused on optics rather than taking up the tough challenges of real-time governance, pandemonium in Delhi is going to stay for some time.

21 Dec 2020

Siege of Delhi resounds beyond the Raisina Hills

Allowing a stand off on the borders with the various states is not very desirable proposition, the Centre must realise.

14 Dec 2020

The ghost tent city of Burari

There is a subtle political message going out from the Kisan (farmer) agitation on the borders of the national Capital.

07 Dec 2020

All smoke in AAP’s politics with Punjab farmers

The governance deficit was also evident in the way Delhi government failed to douse fire at the 200 feet tall garbage mount at Gazipur landfill.

30 Nov 2020

Capital crisis: Delhi's COVID-19 situation worsened due to perjury by public functionaries

The panel, headed by senior parliamentarian Ram Gopal Yadav, has also asserted that a sustainable pricing model could have averted many deaths.

23 Nov 2020

Arvind Kejriwal has graduated to be a 'mass' leader

For those who may not know, mass is the central act of worship of the Roman Catholic Church, which culminates in the celebration of the sacrament of the Eucharist.

16 Nov 2020

Centre should step in to sort out Delhi University salary crisis

This is a startling move to cock a snook at the high court. It’s not far to seek what’s the politics behind the minister’s move to even risk the wrath of the high court.

09 Nov 2020