Category: Praful Bidwai

Perils Of Covert Operations – Praful Bidwai

The debate over the June 9 raids by the Indian Army’s Special Forces against two northeastern insurgent groups on Myanmarese territory has produced two main reactions....

Laloo’s ‘Poison’ Sweetens Bihar Elections – Praful Bidwai

Has a secular anti-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance finally been sealed in Bihar, following Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Laloo Prasad’s declaration that he would consume...

Saying No To Ghettoes – Praful Bidwai

Meet Rahul, a journalist with extensive experience of working for Indian and foreign media. During his many years in Delhi’s market for rented housing, Rahul was a...

Modi’s Disastrous First Year – Praful Bidwai

When Narendra Modi arrived in New Delhi to be sworn in as India’s prime minister, he flew in a private aircraft belonging to the Adani Group, although he could have...

Media Jingoism Boomerangs – Praful Bidwai

Barely two weeks after a major earthquake that killed more than 8,000 people, Nepal suffered an aftershock, killing more than 70 people. Over 3.5 million people still...

Iran: A Game Changing Deal? – Praful Bidwai

After 18 months of gruelling negotiations, Iran and the P-5+1 (the United States, France, Britain, China and Russia – and Germany) reached a landmark agreement on...

An Existential Crisis For Congress – Praful Bidwai

It’s a telling comment on the state of the Indian National Congress that a four-member committee it appointed in October to devise a strategy to rejuvenate the party...

The AAP’s Moment – Praful Bidwai

It has been described as the halting of the ‘saffron juggernaut’, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s worst recent political drubbing, a ‘Big Bang’ event in Indian...

The Parivar’s Intrusion – Praful Bidwai

If there’s one thing the 102nd Indian Science Congress, just held in Mumbai, will be remembered for, it’s the outrageous claims made about the achievements of...

Janata Parivar 2.0: Hope Or Illusion? – Praful Bidwai

Among the more interesting political developments that India has recently witnessed is the attempt to regroup fragments of the former Janata Party (which arose in the...

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