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Ritesh K Srivastava

PM Modi's Mongolia visit – what it holds for India

Though China is most likely to remain at the centre of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's three-nation tour, which he began on May 14 by visiting the Communist State first, his visits to Mongolia and S

May 15, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

Can a united 'Janata Parivar' challenge the BJP?

After several months of hectic deliberations, Janata Dal splinter groups finally bit the bullet and decided to come together under a new banner.

Apr 20, 2015, 14:29 PM IST

Deepika Padukone is right but media should not always be blamed

The love-hate relationship between film stars and media is no big deal. The two are inseparable and are known to use each other to their advantage.

Sep 22, 2014, 14:46 PM IST

Is Narendra Modi’s magic waning?

Poll reverses suffered by the BJP in recent by-elections have triggered debate whether Narendra Modi magic is waning.

Aug 29, 2014, 15:38 PM IST

Time for Congress to look beyond Gandhis

After its crushing defeat, the time has come for Congress to look beyond the Gandhi family.

May 21, 2014, 16:25 PM IST

Time for Arvind Kejriwal`s AAP to reinvent itself

In the 2014 Lok Sabha polls - the biggest carnival of democracy in the world – while the BJP, riding on the back of the Narendra Modi wave, emerged as a clear winner and the ruling Congress was thrown out of power, it was Arvind Kejriwal’s one-year-old Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) which was the biggest loser of all.

May 16, 2014, 13:10 PM IST

It`s `Parivartan` Vs `Raman Effect` in Chhattisgarh

The record voter turnout in both the first and final phases of Assembly polls in Chhattisgarh has stunned the poll pundits.

Nov 20, 2013, 17:11 PM IST

MP Assembly polls 2013: Will anti-incumbency hurt Shivraj govt?

While the stage is set for a high-voltage electoral battle for power in Madhya Pradesh, the ruling BJP and the main opposition Congress have stepped up attack on each other - the former boasting of providing good governance, while the latter accusing it of indulging in corruption and scandals.

Nov 10, 2013, 22:02 PM IST

Will Priyanka Gandhi add novelty to 2014 polls?

Will Congress use Priyanka to revive its fortunes in 2014?

Oct 25, 2013, 12:14 PM IST

Narendra Modi`s Hunkar rally: What it holds for Bihar?

Can Narendra Modi`s Hunkar rally change the political landscape in Bihar?

Oct 25, 2013, 09:41 AM IST

Narendra Modi’s Muslim mantra and BJP`s mission 272

Will BJP`s `go for Muslims` strategy work in 2014?

Aug 22, 2013, 19:12 PM IST

Asaram Bapu and controversies

Under scanner for sexually assaulting a minor in his ashram in Jodhpur recently, the 72-year-old spiritual guru, Asaram Bapu, is not new to controversies.

Aug 22, 2013, 13:46 PM IST

Hats off to Durga Shakti Nagpal!

Bureaucrats in India often survive on the mercy of their political rulers.

Aug 06, 2013, 19:37 PM IST

Will Telangana move benefit Congress in 2014 polls?

The countdown for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections has begun and the timing of Congress party`s big announcement on Telangana seems absolutely perfect.

Jul 31, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

Poverty debate: Dear politicians, please talk some sense

It seems our politicians have lost touch with reality.

Jul 26, 2013, 16:36 PM IST

Can Hindu ‘nationalist’ Narendra Modi help BJP?

The BJP has once again gone back on ‘Hindutva’ track.

Jul 24, 2013, 20:42 PM IST

Bodh Gaya serial blasts: Politics on terror - when will it stop?

Politicians are trying to take advantage of a serious situation like a terror attack.

Jul 12, 2013, 09:49 AM IST

Who will benefit from BJP-JD-(U) split?

By ending ties with the BJP, Nitish Kumar might have played a big gamble.

Jun 17, 2013, 17:49 PM IST journalists get Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award’s Ajith V Kumar and Ritesh K Srivastava were on Tuesday felicitated with the Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award, 2013 as young achievers in the media category.

Jun 12, 2013, 15:20 PM IST

Will a ‘divide’ hurt BJP in 2014?

Though Advani is back in BJP, the crisis is still not over.

Jun 11, 2013, 15:55 PM IST