Manmohan Singh

Does Manmohan care about India or Congress?

Manmohan Singh, Congress, india, 1984 Sikh Genocide, Kashmiri Pundits, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Kathua, Unnao, Uri

Manmohan Singh: Self-deception

Does Manmohan Singh care about India or Congress?

Media won’t tell you why UAE aid is being refused

Manmohan Singh, Tsunami, Andaman an Nicobar Islands, Haiti, Uttarakhand, John Kerry, Aditya Menon, Latur, Syed Akbaruddin, Shama Mohammed, NGOs, CM Vijayan, Kerala floods, Narendra Modi

Political fishing in Kerala waters

“We feel that we can cope with the situation on our own and we will take their help if needed.” These famous words were 

Aiyar’s return throws many disturbing questions for Congress

Mani Shankar Aiyar, Congress, Navjot Singh Sidhu, Narendra Modi, Neech Aadmi, Hamid Ansari, Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi, Farooq Abdullah, Digvijay Singh, Doklam, Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir; India-occupied-Kashmir, Pranab Mukherjee, RSS, Hafiz Saeed, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Lutyens Media

Aiyar: return of the terrible

Mani Shankar Aiyar’s re-induction in Congress is a disturbing news from multi perspectives.

Lutyens Media are now at Kumaraswamy’s throat

Times of India, Hindustan Times, Indian Express, HD Kumaraswamy, Karnataka, Bangalore, Manmohan Singh, Gowdas, Gandhis, Rahul Gandhi, Lutyens Media, HDK, Congress, JD(S), Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi

Coincidences do happen. Both Times of India and Hindustan Times took the editorial route to chide HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday.

Lynchings: Activism or populism by Supreme Court?

Supreme Court, mobocracy, lynchings, 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Ram Janmabhoomi, Kirti Chidambaram, Sajjan Kumar, Tytler, HKL Bhagat, Kamal Nath, Nanavati Commission, Vajpayee, Manmohan Singh, SIT

Supreme Court wants new laws against lynchings. It warns of “mobocracy” which could eat away the vitals of a free, just society.

Soz now has Sardar Patel on target; and Congress is silent

Saifuddin Soz, Congress, Arun Shourie, Kashmir, Jairam Ramesh, Manmohan Singh, PC Chidambaram, Furzical Strikes, Sardar Patel, Hyderabad, ISI, Pakistan

Saifuddin Soz: licence to hurt millions of Indians

Controversial Congress leader Saifuddin Soz launched his book in the Capital on Monday.

Congress and its’ Soz and Karra; and why India is worried

Saifuddin Soz, Congress, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, National Conference, Congress, Manmohan Singh, UPA, Wikileaks, David Mulford, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Hafiz Saeed, Pakistan, 2008 Mumbai Attacks, Osama bin Laden, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kathua, Anantnag, Amarnath Yatra, Islamic State, PC Chidambaram, Rahul Gandhi, Akhilesh Yadav, Sitaram Yechury, Mamta Banerjee, Shashi Tharoor, Arvind Kejriwal, Narendra Modi, Tariq Hameed Karra

Congress supremos with Karra (left) and Soz

Saifuddin Soz is no ordinary Congress leader.

Why Rajdeep Sardesai blocked me on twitter

Rajdeep Sardesai, Times of India, Freedom of Expression, Rohingyas, Bullet Train, Sangh Parivar, Gauri Lankesh, Demonetization, India, Arjan Singh, Arvind Singh, Sagarika Ghose, Indira Gandhi, Sam Manekshaw, UPA, Pratibha Patil, Manmohan Singh, AK Antony, APJ Kalam, Sitaram Yechury, Digvijaya Singh, Manish Tewari, India-Occupied-Kashmir

Rajdeep Sardesai (left) and writer himself

I found myself blocked on twitter by Rajdeep Sardesai today.

NDTV and a prophetic Ravish Kumar

Ravish Kumar, NDTV, JNU, Kanhaiya, AAP, Pathankot attack, Information and Broadcasting Ministry,  Emergency, Modi government, Indian National Congress, Indira Gandhi, Nira Radia tapes, Manmohan Singh, Naveen Jindal

NDTV and its blank screen for a day

“This blank screen is the real face of television today.”

Congress is over in our lifetime

Modi, Rahul Gandhi, Sonia, Chidambaram, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Vallabhbhai Patel, Narasimha Rao, Assembly Elections, 2019 general elections, Pt Jawaharlal Nehru, Rajagopalachari, Mathai, Kapil Sibal, Salman Khurshid, Manmohan Singh,  Congress, BJP,  Congress-Mukht Bharat

Rahul's been the final blow to Congress

The other day, having a conversation with a senior Congress leader, I smelled the smoke of a pyre that has burnt itself out.