Reports suggest that the Gandhi family favours Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot as the party president.
Will the 2024 Lok Sabha elections see a turnaround in the fortunes of the Indian National Congress, which has been down and out since 2014? This is a question that arises as the party is in the process of re-inventing itself. Speaking after a meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s national executive a few
Indian political strategist Prashant Kishor on Monday again discussed the roadmap for 2024 general elections with senior Congress leaders, including Sonia Gandhi. This was the second meeting of the Congress leaders with Kishor in three days.
The Congress party is still reluctant to admit the fact that there are problems within the organisational setup of the grand old party. The contradiction is that the Congress is always boasting about democracy and elections but hesitant to introduce those reforms within the party. Almost all political parties in India other than
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is leading the Bharat Jodo Yatra — a 3,570 km foot march. The footmarch that began in Tamil Nadu’s Kanyakumari is currently traversing through Kerala and would enter Karnataka by the end of this month. The foot march from Kanyakumari to Kashmir will be completed in 150 days and cover as many as
For a long time, the emphasis on clean energy in the battle against climate crisis turned on the non-conventional energy resources like solar, wind and hydro. Though nuclear power was a popular option for efficient and continuous power production in the post-Second World War decade of the 1950s
The summer of 1973 was my baptism into national politics, as my teenage self was riveted by the legendary saga of Watergate. I watched the months of Justice Department investigations, congressional hearings and news reports that laid out the case against a president, Richard Nixon, accused of
The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, was in the UAE to participate in the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP28). PM Modi has proposed holding COP 33 in 2028 in India. PM Modi had called for supporting developing countries with
It’s so sad that Cyclone Michaung killed nine people in India’s southern city Chennai. It’s very important people should pay attention to the Indian Meteorological Department and move to a safe place temporarily (“Nine dead as cyclone batters India’s southeast coast,” Dec.5, Gulf Today website).