Tag: BJP

Five arenas | The Indian Express

Each state election has a dynamic of its own, its own local issues, leaders, candidates and alliances. This means a common national narrative may or may not show up in campaigns for five assembly elections beginning March 27. Yet, the elections in Assam, Kerala, Tamil …

Return of CAA | The Indian Express

On Thursday, addressing an election rally in West Bengal, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the government would implement the Citizenship Amendment Act once the COVID-19 vaccination programme was completed. In the days since, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Congress’s Rahul Gandhi, speaking at …

BJP believes that its legislative majority makes differing views irrelevant

The UP governor recently remarked that the Opposition does precious little politics beyond presenting representations to her. As a long-term politician, she must know what politics entails. When in Opposition, there is an implicit obligation to provide constructive cooperation and honest scrutiny of government decisions. …