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Rajinder Puri

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The Partition Paradox

The Partition Paradox

Sep 09, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The two nation theory triumphed. But the Congress maintained the fiction that it had nevertheless remained...

A Divided Hindu Parivar?

A Divided Hindu Parivar?

Sep 01, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The divisions within BJP are for the world to see. But do some apparently mixed signals from the RSS suggest...

Baby, You Can Drive My Car

Baby, You Can Drive My Car

Aug 29, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Advani drives the car flanked by colleagues, Bhagwat sits silently in the back seat. Whenever any leader...

Scientific Politicking?

Scientific Politicking?

Aug 27, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Will Dr Santhanam kindly explain his earlier silence and current volubility on Pokhran-2?

The Three Blind Men...

The Three Blind Men...

Aug 18, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Jaswant Singh’s book on Mohammed Ali Jinnah, which has become a talking point across India, has revived the...

The Conspiracy Of Silence

The Conspiracy Of Silence

Jul 13, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The death of Subhash Bose was only the first among a series of mysterious deaths of national leaders that...

Why BJP Is Failing

Why BJP Is Failing

May 28, 2009 Rajinder Puri

After the BJP lost the general election in 2004 this first person account of interaction with the BJP was...

Bull's Eye

Bull's Eye

May 11, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Taliban hitting targets eight miles from the Wagah border and Naxalites killing poll officers? Let Obama deal...

Is Sonia Above Questioning?

Is Sonia Above Questioning?

Apr 28, 2009 Rajinder Puri

If the BJP is serious about fighting corruption there is no dearth of issues. Take the case of 'payments in...

Bull's Eye

Bull's Eye

Apr 27, 2009 Rajinder Puri

"When a big tree falls, the earth trembles!" A Sikh displaying black humour told me: "That's okay, but were...

Godhra Revisited

Godhra Revisited

Apr 20, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Surely there should be an independent judicial commission to probe the identity of the burnt victims and how...

Bull's Eye

Bull's Eye

Apr 20, 2009 Rajinder Puri

President Obama's Af-Pak policy has been criticised. The criticism could be premature. Policy should be...

If Pakistan Breaks…

If Pakistan Breaks…

Apr 15, 2009 Rajinder Puri

As internal insurgency in Pakistan mounts with the army unable or unwilling to stem it, has South Block...

Bull's Eye

Bull's Eye

Apr 13, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Some leaders and some parties may pay a heavy price for selecting "winnable" candidates.

Threat To Sonia Gandhi

Threat To Sonia Gandhi

Apr 09, 2009 Rajinder Puri

If the home ministry has information about the presently beleaguered LTTE's plans to assassinate Indian...

Kim's Rocket, Obama's Test

Kim's Rocket, Obama's Test

Apr 06, 2009 Rajinder Puri

It is futile to repose hope in America to initiate effective policy for total nuclear disarmament. India can...

Bull's Eye

Bull's Eye

Apr 06, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Only a South Asian confederation might ensure survival of present international borders. Otherwise Pakistan...

BJP Maths

BJP Maths

Apr 03, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The Varun Gandhi drama gives indication of carefully scripted and calibrated preparation involving several...

Caught In A Crossfire

Caught In A Crossfire

Mar 31, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The timing of the latest terrorist attack in Pakistan is significant. It came days after President Obama...

Bull's Eye

Bull's Eye

Mar 30, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The other day I ran into a psephologist. "This general election will be a turning point in India's political...