Political Delicacies

15 Nov 2017/--/It is well and truly the moment of truth for the Congress in Kerala. The party is literally gasping for political life with the submission in the Assembly of the Solar Judicial Commission Report. The report, which contains damning revelations against top Congress leaders, including...

12 Nov 2017/--/After the demolition of RLD Chief Ajit Singh’s fortress in the Jat -dominated western Uttar Pradesh, Jats have become restive with the BJP over the reservation issue. They are now increasingly veering round the view that their hopes now rest with the Samajwadi Party, which can help...

5 Nov 2017/--/After the demolition of RLD Chief Ajit Singh’s fortress in the Jat -dominated western Uttar Pradesh, Jats have become restive with the BJP over the reservation issue. They are now increasingly veering round the view that their hopes now rest with the Samajwadi Party, which can help...

10 Sep 2017/--/Kalraj Mishra and Bandaru Dattatreya, who have been dropped from the Union ministry, and S M Krishna, who quit Congress some months back to join BJP, are tipped to become Governors. Similarly, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, who was dropped along with the others, is likely to be made party...

3 Sep 2017/--/Birender Singh will become the chief minister of Haryana after the Union cabinet reshuffle in place of Manohar Lal Khattar. The buzz is that Birender Singh met party president Amit Shah recently to discuss the overall political situation in Haryana and also gave Shah his assessment of...

13 Aug 2017/--/JD-U workers from Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar are reportedly pressuring JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav to form a national party after Nitish Kumar formed a government with the BJP in Bihar. Meanwhile, Lalu Prasad Yadav is busy giving shape to an Opposition-led...

2 Jul 2017/--/Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar broke rank with the Opposition and decided to support NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind because he wants to consolidate the maha- dalit votes in Bihar and also wants to bargain for Central funds for the development of his state. Nitish is apparently fed...