Ma, Mati, Manush, Majority: Trinamool Congress in 2014

Trisha analyses the Trinamool Congress and Mamata Banerjee in particular in this election special guest blog. Why Didi? I don’t know. I am guessing it is because of the Bong connection or something. Here is Tee in her “Politic-ky” avatar! Mamata Banerjee is something of a black sheep of Indian politics. A diminutive figure, enrobed … Continue reading

Red Alert – Part 1:The Beginning

Last week, in one the biggest Naxal attacks in Dantewada, 75 CRPF Jawans were killed. They were ambushed while returning back from a combing operation. Similarly on 29 June 2008, about 50 Jawans of anti-naxal squad were feared drowned in Balimela reservoir in Orissa’s southern district of Malkangiri on Sunday as the boat ferrying them … Continue reading