Wednesday, 21 April, 2021

Politically Correct

File photo of PM Narendra Modi | ThePrint

BJP set for victories in Maharashtra & Haryana but something has changed for Modi voters

PM Modi seldom talks about his ‘achhe din’ promise, but people still remember it. These voices from the ground are likely to be drowned in victory celebrations soon.
File photo of Sonia Gandhi | ThePrint

Three reasons why Sonia Gandhi should make one last ‘supreme sacrifice’ for Congress’ sake

Congress seniors continue to hold Sonia Gandhi in respect but are uneasy about her being an interim president to keep the seat warm.
Opposition leaders

Communist Party of China has a solution for India’s opposition that Modi-Shah won’t mind

Indian polity is witnessing a melting away of opposition parties with some putting up a fight on Twitter. But China’s CPC may have a permanent solution.
Home Minister Amit Shah greets PM Narendra Modi at BJP Parliamentary Party meeting

Modi-Shah’s BJP thinks it doesn’t need mass leaders in states. So did Indira Gandhi’s Congress

Yediyurappa, Vasundhara Raje, Shivraj Chouhan and Raman Singh are the only mass leaders of BJP in states. But they are being replaced now.
Mamata Banerjee

Three reasons why Mamata Banerjee is losing the plot in West Bengal

BJP claims it is the new change Bengal wants. Didi may prove the party right in 2021 unless she takes time off politics to govern.
File image of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar with Prashant Kishor | PTI

Why Nitish, Mamata, Uddhav and Kamal Haasan need Prashant Kishor

Prashant Kishor gives a big leg-up to his clients, working on their strengths and weaknesses. But his successes expose his clients, too.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint Team

Kejriwal is trying to be Delhi’s ‘Chhota Modi’. Now, we wait for the elections

Modi defines electoral success in India today. So, there is no harm in replicating it.
Representational image of a J&K Police barricade | File photo: PTI

Three sacrifices the BJP must make to ‘fully integrate’ Kashmir with India

When you talk to ordinary Kashmiris about what really hurts them, they don’t talk about the finer points of Article 370.

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