Power and Politics
Prabhu Chawla is the Editorial Director of The New Indian Express group.
Having begun as a reporter and spent over 40 years in journalism during which time he has headed The India Today group and The Indian Express as Editor, Chawla has witnessed and recorded dramatic changes in Indian democracy — from the trauma of the Emergency, the pathos of Rajiv Gandhi's rise and fall and the angst of Mandal to the churning of liberalisation and the rise of coalition politics.
Now we have to move forward with a new resolve and determination.
17 May 2020
There is no greater virus than terrorism in the laboratory of political history for which no vaccine or cure has been found.
10 May 2020
China’s $13 trillion wallet could shrink more than the American economy, which is expected to shrink by almost one third of its $ 21 trillion GDP.
03 May 2020
This cacophony of business, medical and political voices is blotting out the utter failure of the establishment to lay out a health road map to husband the present and midwife a better future.
19 Apr 2020
Now, you have to win your war against an invisible and lethal foe. Prescribe Modi Medicine to win the day.
12 Apr 2020
Mankind’s most enduring symbol has been V for Victory. Now it is V for Virus.
29 Mar 2020
Strong institutions have fragile foundations in democracy.
22 Mar 2020
Soon after Jyotiraditya chose the exit door, all eyes are on Sachin Pilot, the erudite son of the affable late Rajesh Pilot.
15 Mar 2020
For decades, the RSS and the Sangh Parivar have been curetting patriotism brick by brick. But its vocabulary and slogans define it as the citadel of nationalism, not patriotism.
23 Feb 2020
BJP’s humiliating drubbing in Delhi cannot be considered just another loss, but the erosion of its hitherto unchallenged acceptability as the party with a difference.
16 Feb 2020
On release, they would regain credibility and legitimacy, which had become casualties of their political folly. Kashmir needs full restoration of normalcy.
09 Feb 2020
Rituals without efficacy are blasé formalities of inevitable intentions.
02 Feb 2020
Donald Trump rushes in where angels fear to tread, which, in this case, is the devil infested vale of Kashmir.
26 Jan 2020
Centuries ago, Plutarch wrote about king of Armenia who disliked messengers bearing bad news about a coming invasion.
05 Jan 2020
A hasty legislative measure by the NDA government has provided ammunition to its opponents, who were looking for trouble in universities and the streets.
29 Dec 2019