Amit Agnihotri and Manish Anand

BJP ups the ante on Congress chief’s ‘Muslim party’ remark

The tone and tenor of BJP’s three top guns clearly indicates that the party is out to put rival Congress in a spot with Muslim appeasement barbs.    

17 Jul 2018

Day after Parliament washout, BJP and Congress announce protest plans

Parliament adjourned sine die, least productive Budget session since 2000; political slugfest moves to the streets with BJP, Congress announcing protest fasts.

07 Apr 2018

'Pollitical science' of campaign management

These digital warriors select campaign themes for their parties, create Twitter slogans and manage ‘perceptions’ for the leaders, on social media as well as on the ground.

01 Apr 2018

Opposition accuses government of shrouding Mosul deaths

A slanging match started between the government and the Congress which accused the Centre of misleading the country over the death of 39 Indian hostages in Iraq.

21 Mar 2018

Political slugfest over PNB fraud case; Centre will probe

A Day after the Rs 12,000 crore fraud in Punjab National Bank (PNB) surfaced, there was a major political slugfest over the issue, with the Opposition slamming Prime Minister Narendra  Modi for lettin

16 Feb 2018

Congress, BJP spar over Rahul’s Modi jibe

They go around saying development has gone mad.

20 Dec 2017

Rahul questions PM’s credibility, gets it from BJP

A day after Congress president Rahul Gandhi gracefully conceded defeat in the Gujarat Assembly elections, he poked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he had a ‘credibility problem’ over development claims in his home State, which snowballed into a

20 Dec 2017

Gujarat polls: Six men in the ring, who will emerge victor?

Although exit polls have projected a comfortable BJP win in Gujarat, the jury is still out until counting day on Monday. Manish Anand and Amit Agnihotri look at what the key players stand to win or lo

17 Dec 2017

Six men in the ring

Although exit polls have projected a comfortable BJP win in Gujarat, the jury is still out until counting day on Monday. Manish Anand and Amit Agnihotri look at what the key players stand to win or lo

17 Dec 2017

Gujarat polls: PM wraps up election campaign; projects 1+1 = 11, new Modi math to keep State interested

On last day of campaigning, PM tweets it’s a golden opportunity for the State, Centre to work for Gujarat’s development.

13 Dec 2017

PM Modi ups the ante on Gujarat polls eve

Continuing his attack on Mani Shankar Aiyar, PM says the Congressman ‘offered supari’ to remove him during a 2015 visit to Pakistan; wants Cong to sack Sibal too

09 Dec 2017

Day and night, Congress has abused me: Modi

Then came Modi’s tug at people’s heartstrings: “Day and night the Congress has abused me. I keep quiet only because my priority is work.”

09 Dec 2017

Somnath temple visit: Congress-BJP spar over Rahul Gandhi’s religion

A regular entry Rahul Gandhi made while visiting the Somnath temple in Gujarat snowballed into a huge political slug controversy with the BJP raising questions over his religion.

29 Nov 2017

PM like Brahma, says Kharge; BJP hits back

The Congress slams the PM for being mum on winter session

22 Nov 2017

Modi government sabotaging winter session of Parliament, says Sonia Gandhi; Arun Jaitley refutes claim

Hitting back at Gandhi, Jaitley said that rescheduling of Parliament sessions has happened several times before during election time.

21 Nov 2017

Ease of doing corruption replaced by ease of doing business, says Arun Jaitley in war of words with Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi and finance minister Arun Jaitley exchanged barbs over the debate if ease of doing business in India had improved or not under the NDA rule.

01 Nov 2017

Guns blazing, PM Narendra Modi lobs progress dare at Congress

Sounding the poll bugle for Gujarat Assembly election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dared the Congress to contest it on the development plank.

17 Oct 2017