Vandita Mishra The Indian Express Group
Saturday 15 December '12There is no Modi here, 2002 lives next door to 2012
Thursday 13 December '12In a BJP election advertisement, a conversation between two men on 'development'' ends like this: "I am Modi manas", says one man. "I am also Modi manas", chimes the other.
Thursday13 December '12Saurashtra this year saw its first drought since Modi came to power
Thursday13 December '12Congress tries to keep Modi, Muslims out of campaign, turns to local issues
'CAG''s figure of Rs 1.76 lakh crore fuelled perception of corruption. Last week''s auction has demolished that''
Sunday18 November '12In this Idea Exchange, Manish Tewari, the new Information and Broadcasting Minister, speaks about his new role, government regulation versus self-regulation and why Rahul Gandhi''s isn''t a cameo role...
Saturday10 November '12For the RSS, it is always a slow burn to the decisive moment.
Sunday30 September '12JD(U) president Sharad Yadav speaks about FDI in retail and why a new Third Front won''t work.
'The strength of this government is not its performance, but its ability to manipulate the political class''
Sunday12 August '12BJP leader Arun Jaitley speaks about the 2014 elections, coalition politics and why the Third Front is a "failed idea".
Monday11 June '12Gadkari vs Narendra Modi and Modi vs Joshi theatre in the BJP appears to have drawn to a close.
Sunday10 June '12Gadkari vs Narendra Modi and Modi vs Joshi theatre in the BJP appears to have drawn to a close.
Wednesday6 June '12If Anna looked shrunken on Sunday, he and his team are to blame
Monday14 May '12Days before Ambedkar cartoon row, MPs'' forum sought meeting with NCERT officials
Sunday11 March '12Trinamool leader and Railways minister Dinesh Trivedi analyses the recent assembly election results, the rise of regional parties and his plan for the Railways.
Tuesday6 March '12Following are the answers of the questions asked by readers on Assembly election results:
Sunday11 March '12As the election campaign raged in Uttar Pradesh, in one fraying home off a narrow lane in Badaun, a small town in the western part of the state, time appeared to stand still.
Tuesday6 March '12In case of debacle, Congress defence clear -- party and candidate (not Rahul) behind results.
Sunday4 March '12Claiming he feels 'liberated, not lonely'', Singh has marched '1,080 km by foot'', held '270 rallies'', put up '379 candidates''.
Sunday4 March '12Singh claimed he has marched '1,080 km by foot'', held '270 rallies'', put up '379 candidates''.
Friday2 March '12Reports on the undercurrents from the villager''s home and how that is reflected on the campaigner''s stage
Wednesday29 February '12Close your eyes at a Rahul Gandhi rally in Shahbad, Rampur, and the resemblance is striking.
Tuesday28 February '12SP tries to convince voters goonda raj is behind it; BSP need not convince Dalits only one name matters.
Saturday25 February '12Far away from the UP heartland, in Noida the traffic ignores all red lights as it unseeingly races past parks and malls, half-built highrises loom like skeletons in states of undress and the politica...
Saturday25 February '12What connects the two is that in both, political parties speak the language of aspiration.
Monday6 February '12Message from Punjab may echo in other states: can''t subvert state for the party
Monday30 January '12In the Punjabi kolaveri, the angsty male voice sings about "ik kudi, Pinky Moge-wali"