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The trend of mauling nationalism and tarring genuine history must be reversed

29 Jan 2017

The trend of mauling nationalism and tarring genuine history must be reversed

History is not a floating romance. And nationalism is not just a notion. Yet for decades, the liberal narrative has romanticised history at the cost ...

Exception rules the dynastic rule that inheritors shrink their political parties

15 Jan 2017

Exception rules the dynastic rule that inheritors shrink their political parties

A revolution devours its children. When children politically devour their elders, it causes a revolution. Rebellion precedes revolution, like one that pre-election Uttar Pradesh witnessed ...

RaGa needs political masons to restore rusted congress edifice before its time is up

15 Jan 2017

RaGa needs political masons to restore rusted congress edifice before its time is up

Dynasty stared into the abyss and the abyss stared back at the Congress party. The Nietzschean nightmare of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is the ...

Separated by chasm of national ambitions, Modi and Nitish made for each other

08 Jan 2017

Separated by chasm of national ambitions, Modi and Nitish made for each other

There are no permanent friends or enemies in politics, only interests. Last week, Patna witnessed a coalition of opportunistic interests and a clash of confederate ...

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