Sarkar: Making Sense of Censorship

Above: A poster of the film Sarkar The Tamil film, Sarkar, rakes in the big bucks, but not before its producers bow to pressure from...
Narendra Modi constructed a simulacra of a new India, which people believed in. Photo: UNI

Modi: Interpreter of Maladies

As he completes three years in power, the PM seems unassailable. The process of historical rectification, economic majoritarianism and whipping policy into shape has...

MC Mary Kom to replace Prof Mrinal Miri in Rajya Sabha

By our special correspondent Shillong: MC Mary Kom, India’s best known woman pugilist and Olympic bronze medal winner has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha...
Prime Minister Modi bows down in respect at the steps of the Parliament house. Photo: UNI

Winter Session of Parliament: Bleak House?

With no news of whether this session will be called, the Opposition is up in arms. But the ruling BJP does not want to...
2018 elections in eight states: The battle ahead

The Battle Ahead

Next year will be crucial for the BJP and the Congress as eight states go to the polls. Will the saffron wave permeate more...
UP CM Akhilesh Yadav at a rath yatra in Lucknow. Photo: UNI

UP’s Modern Kurukshetra

As this crucial state goes to the polls next year, political parties gear up for a royal fight in the face of demonetization, caste...
The dilapidated SYL Canal at Ropar, Punjab. Photo: The Indian Express

SYL’s Choppy Waters

While the apex court has ruled in favor of Haryana and not Punjab in the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal dispute, it is sure to...
Ahmed Patel

Ahmed Patel’s victory in RS polls calls for introspection in Congress...

In a nail-biting finish to the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi secured 44 votes to...

Nirmala Sitharaman is India’s new defence minister, Piyush gets Railways

Suresh Prabhu moved to commerce ministry while Uma Bharati stripped off water resources portfolio, Bandaru Dattatreya dropped As Prime Minister Narendra Modi re-allocated portfolios to...

Stinging the Trinamool Congress

A video of a sting operation showing some TMC leaders accepting bribes has led to three PILs being filed in Calcutta High Court and...

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