Indian scientists slam ancient Hindu ‘stem cell’ claim

Sunday, 06 January 2019

The organizers of a major Indian science conference distanced themselves Sunday from speakers who ......

Collapse in India’s onion prices could leave Modi smarting in election

Friday, 28 December 2018

A spike in the price of onions has led to the ouster of governments in Indian elections in the past. ......

As battle gets tough, Modi party looks to cows to ‘milk’ Hindu votes in India

Sunday, 23 December 2018

India’s upcoming general elections, scheduled in early 2019, is likely to witness intense ......

Online battle for 900 million hearts and minds as India braces for election

Thursday, 20 December 2018

When India votes in a general election next year, it will be the world’s largest democratic ......

All change for India as Modi crashes to defeat

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

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Is ‘Anger Index’ behind India’s Congress party victories in three states?

Monday, 17 December 2018

Anger – yes rising anger – against Bharatiya Janata Party governments in India’s ......

What Congress comeback in state elections means for India’s Modi

Thursday, 13 December 2018

Chitrapu Uday Bhaskar, a retired Commodore who served in the Indian Navy, is one of India's leading experts and outspoken critics on security and strategic affairs. Commodore Bhaskar is currently the Director of the Society for Policy Studies (SPS), an independent think-tank based in New Delhi, India. He has the rare distinction of being the head of three think tanks during his career - the earlier two being the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) and the National Maritime Foundation (NMF). He is a columnist, editor, and contributor of numerous research-articles on nuclear and international security issues to reputed journals in India and abroad. Bhaskar has an abiding interest in the visual arts, film and theater. He tweets. @theUdayB.


Is divisive agenda to blame for the defeat of India’s Modi in crucial states?

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Everyone was expecting a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), ......

India’s Modi stares at biggest election loss since coming to power

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

India’s ruling party could lose power in three key states, four TV networks said on Tuesday, ......

India’s Modi concedes defeat in key state elections

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi conceded defeat on Tuesday for his ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ......

Pitch for Ram Temple in India gets shrill as 2019 polls approach

Tuesday, 04 December 2018

If there was any doubt in anyone’s mind about where the Ram Temple Babri Masjid issue stood ......

Modi’s party on name-changing spree as India’s general elections draw closer

Thursday, 15 November 2018

With the general elections in India less than six months away, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ......

Gunmen kill a leader of India’s ruling party in disputed Kashmir

Friday, 02 November 2018

Unidentified gunmen killed a leader of India’s ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party ......

Funds, farmers put spoke in wheel of India’s bullet train

Monday, 29 October 2018

Even more than a year after it was flagged off, India’s Rs1.1-trillion ambitious high-speed ......

What lies beneath India’s sudden cancellation of talks with Pakistan?

Friday, 12 October 2018

New Delhi’s sudden cancellation of a scheduled meeting between the Foreign Ministers of India ......