India is gearing up to meet the threat posed by the fast-spreading Omicron variant of the coronavirus which is already playing havoc in some other countries. By last weekend all but a few states had reported Omicron cases but, mercifully, cases of infections and deaths are
As Omicron invades more countries, it is time for nations to authorise the third booster jab for health workers and senior citizens. The World Health Organisation’s Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunisation (SAGE) has underscored that, “Evidence on waning
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party has established a psychological advantage for itself in the bid for a hat-trick in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections by its good performance in the recent Assembly elections in five states. The party was
After Narendra Modi led it to a sensational victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party grew rapidly in several states by organising defections from the Congress and other opposition parties. Last week it had a taste of its own medicine in the key state
Gujarat is considered not only as BJP’s stronghold but also its laboratory. It also holds importance for the party as it is the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah. Although the party has not lost a single
When the Bharariya Janata Party did well in the Assembly elections in five states, political analysts saw it as indicating Prime Minister Narendra Modi is well set to lead his Bharatiya Janata Party to a hat-trick win in the 2024 national elections.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is reputedly poll-ready at all times. It is the richest political party in India and has at its disposal the services of the dedicated cadres of its ideological parent, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), to take care of booth-level activities. BJP President J.P. Nadda last week instructed
Talk of a Federal Front to take on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2024 national elections has been in the air for some time. The prime movers behind the idea are the leaders of regional parties who have established a firm control over certain states and demonstrated their