Tahir Mehdi

Drowning with the enemy

What will the Indian and Pakistani authorities do in the face of the climate catastrophes they are facing collectively? Published Sep 10, 2014 02:22pm

The next democratic

THE National Assembly speaker has notified the Electoral Reforms Committee. It has 22 Assembly members and 11... Updated Jul 29, 2014 06:33am

Can elections win Kashmir for India?

Elections to the six Lok Sabha seats of India-held Jammu and Kashmir were held on five different dates during the... Published May 16, 2014 05:56am

Modi, Gujarat riots and beyond

The questions about which Modi has been most evasive are related to his role in the Gujarat’s riots of 2002. Updated May 13, 2014 12:05pm

Cash, booze and vote

VOTE buying is rampant in India as candidates everywhere dole out cash and offer liquor to poor voters to ensure... Published May 12, 2014 08:06am

The battle of Varanasi

THE pitched battle for Varanasi is reaching its peak as the D-day is approaching fast. This part of the eastern ... Published May 10, 2014 06:06am

Elections in Tipu Sultan’s state

Karnataka has to wait for a full month to know who has it voted for. Polling in this Southern Indian state, earlier... Published May 05, 2014 07:31am