The Marxists are heading for their worst debacle in many elections. How will May 16, 2014 affect India's Communists? T V R Shenoy surveys the landscape. The first of May -- Labour Day -- is a red letter day in the Marxist calendar. In one of history's ironies, the decline of the Communists in India can be told as a tale of three days in May. The first was May 16, 1996, when Atal Bihari Vajpayee became prime minister of India. Though that ministry lasted but 13 days it brought the national ... Rediff.com, 1 day ago
Professor Eswar Prasad of Cornell University is touring India promoting his new book The Dollar Trap. In his book, Prasad says, he seeks to explain a seeming paradox: why the US economy plunged into crisis while the US dollar went from strength to ...Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
Kerala is one state where the Congress may do well in the general election and it where Rahul Gandhi has demonstrated why he is serious about rebuilding his party, says T V R Shenoy. Rahul Gandhi caught flak for his wretched performance when interviewed by Arnab Goswami. But when the man does something right you have to give him kudos too. One such occasion arrived on February 10 when V M Sudheeran was named the new president of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee, with V D Satheesan as ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago Can Rahul give the Congress a winning idea for Election 2014? Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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