A search in Benares for Brahmins, the twice-born, leads to an encounter with a young member of the aristocracy of the mind
Modi, if he is to bring profound change, must not go the Erdogan or Rajapaksa route. Because the conditions for the emergence of that kind of leader do
exist in India
Arvind Kejriwal is the most dangerous of all political animals: the messiah. The man for whom any existing reality is too impure to be corrected
The masks are a celebration of sameness from which many people feel shut out. They convey both the euphoria of this election and its air of mutual distrust
The wait is over. The Congress Party has found a man to fight Modi from Benares.
The enigma that is Rahul Gandhi has proved too inscrutable for the people of Benares. No one has a word to say about him, not even a harsh word
What Sanskrit has meant to me