Amitabh Shukla

Bitter battle in the Queen of Hills

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | Amitabh Shukla | in Oped

A two-horse race between the BJP and the Congress is being fought in the hill State of Himachal Pradesh. But local issues dominate the broader contours One of the most fiercely contested elections in recent times, Himachal Pradesh is one classic case of democracy where anti-incumbency seems to be the sole...

Tug of war in Himachal Pradesh

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 | Amitabh Shukla | in Oped

The poll bugle in election-bound State of Himachal Pradesh has been sounded by the Prime Minister. It is going to be an interesting battle as Chief Minister Virabhadra Singh is facing charges from both, the CBI and the ED. The BJP is quite confident of winning the State The hill State...

When Gandhi became Mahatma

Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 | Amitabh Shukla | in Oped

Champaran of Bihar and Raj Kumar Shukla were integral parts of turning Mahatma Gandhi from man to legend. The place was where all the major movements began and where rumours still run wild of Gandhi’s sainthood and his miracles, carrying the lathi The most potent anti imperialist weapon of Satyagraha was...

The road ahead for Sidhu and the BJP

Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 | Amitabh Shukla | in Oped

Navjot Singh Sidhu's exit may not hurt the BJP, but in case he joins the AAP, it will be a challenge for him to get used to the dictatorial-style of Arvind Kejriwal The exit of Navjot Singh Sidhu from the BJP might not have much impact on the Punjab unit of...

Of trials and tribulations

Friday, 01 Jul 2016 | Amitabh Shukla | in Oped

A personal experience of the Modi regime’s excellent public grievance redressal system As the Narendra Modi Government completed two years in office and is now approaching its mid- term, it will be fair to analyse its omissions and commissions as is being done extensively. While some will hail the BJP’s achievements...


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