Author Archives: design news

Chawla Factor (01 May 2009)

Now that Navin Chawla and VS Sampat have assumed charge as India’s Chief Election Commissioner and Election Commissioner respectively, I hope the bitter controversy surrounding the Election Commissioners last year will remain a forgettable matter of the past. All political parties should be wiser enough to stop dragging the Election Commission or its Commissioners into […]

Shy only Vajpayee? (01 May 2009)

BJP senior leader Jaswant Singh’s latest attempt for damage control over the terrorists’ release during the Kandahar episode is nothing more than a farce. Singh is now only trying to rescue Advani out of this embarrassing decision. Singh has now suddenly remembered that Advani was actually against releasing the terrorists, but had to be convinced […]