This is a period of trial and desperation for the pitiful Congress Party. In fact, it’s been over two years now. Ever since the Narendra Modi-led BJP...

Can a retired navy officer be branded a spy and jailed for possessing a PhD thesis? The answer is yes, if he had ruffled some wrong feathers of some eminent...

It’s never a healthy sign for a country’s political atmosphere when a national party wishes the death of another.  After all, every party supposedly...

Rishi Kapoor loves to shoot from his mouth. While his wife, the elegant Neetu Kapoor tries to restrain her husband from grabbing media attention with his...

Yes, this had happened many years ago, when a widowed Maneka was ousted by her mother-in-law Indira Gandhi from Safdurjung 1, the residence of India’s...

This is my final piece on the series of ‘unnatural deaths’ in Indira Gandhi’s family. In the preceding articles, I dwelt on a consistent theme: the...

Six years after his mother Indira Gandhi was assassinated, Rajiv Gandhi met a similar fate when he visited Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu on May 21, 1991....

It’s been more than 35 years since Sanjay Gandhi, the scion of Indira Gandhi died in a plane crash, but speculations and theories about the tragedy refuse...

Last week, I was watching the Hollywood blockbuster The Vinci Code, a 2006 mystery thriller on TV.  The movie is an adaptation of Dan Brown’s 2003...

Even truth has its pitfalls, especially if the basis is political. Congress distancing itself from one of its tallest leaders, because he made an honest...

Its been ages since I used a good old fashioned envelope along with a mandatory stamp to send a note anywhere in the world. India is fast moving towards...

In a political career spanning six decades, President Pranab Mukherjee occupied every single position of power and eminence, but one. Based purely on merit,...