January 28, 2016
Amit Shah 2.0
The BJP took a decision which had been described as a foregone conclusion by many. I myself has written sometime back, that Amit Shah was set to be given another term as BJP president. The big question is what does Mr Shah now needs to do to improve the BJP's position?
January 02, 2016
Can India be governed by a bunch of sector specific experts, not from the Indian Administrative Services?
April 16, 2015
In 2013, as the Aam Aadmi Party was making waves in the National Capital, joke doing the rounds was that Rahul Gandhi wants to run the Congress like Arvind Kejriwal runs the AAP. Kejriwal spoke for the poor, Rahul spoke for the poor.
April 07, 2015
March 14, 2015
Watch Justice Katju at his incisive or what many say is his silliest best. Under fire for describing Mahatma Gandhi as a British agent, I ask the former judge if he is simply trying to be in headlines. Watch Katju defend his statements on Gandhi. Catch his takes on the man he defended so aggressively over the last few weeks, Arvind Kejriwal
March 12, 2015
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is away in Bangalore. Trying to recover from a chronic cough, which he has battled for the last 3 years. But while he has identified a doctor to cure him of him ailments, his own party, it appears is now terribly in need of a doctor - a specialist at that.
March 10, 2015
All out war within the AAP. Founding members removed from the highest decision making body of the party. Is the AAP in danger of being split? Is this an attempt being made to throw out the challengers from within the outfit? Ashutosh, engages with me in this interview. I ask him whether he himself was being greedy and ambitious and if that was the real reason for the plot against YY and PB. Should these two leaders be thrown out of the party if they are indulging in anti party activities?
March 10, 2015
Bhupendra Chaubey and Rifat Jawaid discuss the three core issues related to the internal rift in the Aam Aadmi Party.
March 05, 2015
Until 4 March 2015, this group was the flag bearer for the Aam Aadmi Party. Cometh the crisis, cometh apart this group. One a top lawyer and an anti-corruption crusader with “ultra left leanings”. The other, cast in a Lohiaite mould, with a formidable credibility as an intellectual! And then the man himself - short in height but very high in political pragmatism. They were always together before television cameras.
March 03, 2015
Not even a month has passed since the AAP swept to power in Delhi with one of the biggest electoral victories ever recorded in independent India, and knives are out within. A party, which consists of several scribes, is being converted into a big media story. All elements of a successful scoop are there! Sting operation, Phone recordings and leaked letters. At the heart of this entire discord, two basic questions: