The other protagonist or antagonist of the absurd drama, Police Commissioner Amulya Kumar Patnaik, has created a record.
13 Jan 2020
How are so many young women throwing off the yoke of a disabling system and standing up for what they believe in?
10 Jan 2020
Election results can have a strange impact not just on the popular psyche, but in power corridors as well.
06 Jan 2020
It’s the year we tossed and turned, but could not settle down. A year that’s ending without reaching the finishing line
30 Dec 2019
That the North East, particularly Assam, would be on fire over the Citizenship Amendment Act, was expected.
16 Dec 2019
The fire has shifted to the Northeast. Kashmir will be watching with a bemused eye as troops get redeployed out of the Valley
13 Dec 2019
Just the other day, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar was nearly gheraoed by the media in the Central Hall of Parliament.
09 Dec 2019
By Monday evening, the last line will be written to another chapter of Karnataka politics. In fact, by noon it will be clear if the exit polls read the ground right.
09 Dec 2019
Karnataka is an orphaned state now. Well, the telephone lines, mobile and static, do work. Children go to schools, the colleges are open.
14 Oct 2019
Witness the language of incarceration creeping up on us. Prison terms seem to be a walk in the park now, as casually dispensed as Metro tickets
20 Sep 2019
It was a different kind of birthday for Rahul Gandhi, and the gift he received was a hard-earned one. It was exactly a year ago, on December 11, 2017, that he took over the reins of the Congress.
12 Dec 2018
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi set the terms of the debate with a caustic attack on Modi and followed it up with ba theatrical hug that took everyone by surprise.
22 Jul 2018
What is this history that fells its own chronicler? This presiding ideology that devours its own subject? Which turns a dead body, a silenced voice, into a trophy?
17 Jun 2018
What Yeddyurappa miscalculated and thereby miscommunicated is his ability to garner a majority.
20 May 2018
Who won how many seats, the joy and sorrow of victory and defeat, all that was drowned in the speculation on who would form the next government.
16 May 2018