Political Delicacies

19 Feb 2017/--/Akhilesh Yadav is prime ministerial material. Mentor to UP CM Ramgopal Yadav has made a statement to this effect recently. It has come as a shock to the Congress leadership.  At the time of the alliance, it was understood that Rahul would be the PM candidate for 2019 Lok Saba...

29 Jan 2017/--/Priyanka Gandhi, who has emerged as a major player in the Congress Party, is tipped to be a general secretary of the A-ICC after the Uttar Pradesh elections are over. Though Priyanka has been playing her role covertly till now and had been reluctant to come out and take on...

1 Jan 2017/--/Sheila Dikshit, the Congress face for the chief ministership of Uttar Pradesh is likely to be sacrificed on the alter of demonetisation decision of Narendra Modi. The Congress leadership, in the aftermath of Rahul Gandhi’s corruption blitzkrieg against the Prime Minister is likely to...

18 Dec 2016/--/Former RBI governor. Raghuram Rajan   had to leave because he refused to   follow the Government diktat. Rajan was asked to stay but on the condition that he would have to do away with the thousand rupee and the five hundred rupee notes. But Rajan opted out of the job but refused to...

11 Dec 2016/--/Richard Verma, US ambassador to India, is a real charmer. He like a shrewd diplomat connected with the Indian audiences who had come to hear him talk on the India-US relations recently. A Punjabi born in Jalandar, he endeared himself to the audiences by playing on his Indian roots....

28 Nov 2016/--/Ghulam Nabi Azad is the man to watch. Azad is famous as the Congress leader with a midas touch for having won for his party every state of which he has been in charge. He now faces the   litmus test of his as  general secretaryin charge of Uttar Pradesh where the Congress till now...

6 Nov 2016/--/Congress President Sonia Gandhi is most likely to  get one more extension. The Congress Working Committee is working on the matter. This will be the second extension given to the longest serving Congress President. Last year on September 8, the CWC had granted Sonia one year’s  ...

23 Oct 2016/--/Manish Tewari will be the next media chairperson succeeding Randeep Surjewala while Surjewala wil takeover as Haryana PCC chief. This reshuffle may take place soon as   infighting between the factions led by former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and current PCC chief Ashok...

2 Oct 2016/--/Chandra Shekhar was prime minister for a few months but he could have done much better if he had stayed, said Yashwant Sinha the finance minister in the Chandra Shekhar government in 1991. It was a book launch with a difference. Sanjaya Baru’s book on PV Narasimha Rao was launched in...