Old Pension Scheme, Congress’ Himachal victory, and federalism

In the recent state election in Himachal Pradesh (HP), the Congress party won a majority. ...

What Savarkar and Prabhakaran teach us about federalism

Fifty-eight people were injured or killed, including former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi ...

Economic fault lines between rich and poor states threaten unity

Praveen Chakravarty October 1, 2022 Last month, I highlighted the wide economic, demographic and political disparity among India’s states and ...

ವಿಶ್ಲೇಷಣೆ: ಲಯ ತಪ್ಪಬಹುದು ‘ಒಂದು ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ’ ಮಂತ್ರ

ದೇಶದ ಆಡಳಿತದ ಚುಕ್ಕಾಣಿ ಹಿಡಿದಿರುವವರು ಕಳೆದ ಕೆಲವು ವರ್ಷಗಳಿಂದ ‘ಒಂದು ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ’ ಎಂಬ ಭಜನೆ ಮಾಡುತ್ತಿದ್ದಾರೆ. ಒಂದು ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ, ಒಂದು ಅಸ್ಮಿತೆ; ಒಂದು ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ, ಒಂದು ಚುನಾವಣೆ; ಒಂದು ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ, ...

The ‘one nation’ bhajan can go out of tune

There is a ‘one nation’ bhajan being chanted loudly by India’s ruling powers for the last few years. One nation, one identity. ...

The robustness of the US federal set-up

The US may want to import Indian election systems, but India needs to import genuine decentralisation from US ...