Mail Today 2018-06-30

Why the church has no faith in Modi

The two recent missives by the Christian clergy have made three points — that the Constitution of India is under a serious threat; pluralistic ethos are in danger; and minorities, Adivasis and Dalits are being persecuted. The statements by the two Bishops do not refer to anyone by name. However, shorn of verbose, it is a call to the "faithful" to actively work for the defeat of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2019 general elections. It is nothing but politics by subterfuge.
Mail Today 2018-01-02

Will Rahul Gandhi continue with his freshly discovered Hindu identity?

The Gujarat election results have underlined several existing realities, exploded a number of myths, exposed hidden warts of our "secular" democracy, and indicated the direction the polity will possibly take in the near future. Fact one: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s connect with the electorate continues to be unmatched, in spite of the hiccups caused by demonetization and GST. His credibility with the voters is still high.