Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay is a Delhi based writer and journalist with a special interest in Hindu nationalistic politics. He is the author of Narendra Modi: The Man, The Times.

India

How BJP's ascendancy stumbled in India's south

BJP's recent electoral upset in the Indian state of Karnataka could be the beginning of a Congress comeback.

How BJP's ascendancy stumbled in India's south

India

The child rape cases that shook Indian politics

Outrage over two child rape cases have rocked India and exposed the duplicity of the ruling BJP party.

The child rape cases that shook Indian politics

India

Putting the BJP's electoral success in the northeast in context

The BJP victories in India's northeast are noteworthy, but they do not guarantee long-term success for the party.

Putting the BJP's electoral success in the northeast in context

Politics

It's time for change in the Congress Party

In order to be a serious challenger to the BJP, the Congress Party needs to free itself from the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty.

It's time for change in the Congress Party

India

A 'new India' where fringe is the mainstream

Yogi Adityanath's appointment as the leader of Uttar Pradesh reconfirms Indian Muslims' anxieties about Modi's India.

A 'new India' where fringe is the mainstream

Politics

BJP's Uttar Pradesh win: A turning point for Modi?

India is under the grasp of a majoritarian idea, and while constitutional rights remain, social isolation is worrying.

BJP's Uttar Pradesh win: A turning point for Modi?