Bhartiya Janata Party

Cooling off

It remains to be seen if the former policeman’s ambition to enter the legislature attains fruition, but this turn of events has turned the spotlight on the police-politician nexus as seldom before.

Tathagatha returns

While it is open to question whether Mr Roy is that leader, considering his less than spectacular record in fighting elections in the state, his erudition, scholastic record and professional background as an engineer of some repute, will definitely make him a contender.

Lessons from Delhi

While Muslims, who fear the proposals the most, are active, many others have joined them out of concern that an attempt is being made to alter the secular character of the nation.