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Narendra Modi's Parliament address conveys self-assurance in the face of increasingly assertive Opposition
Gujarat election results: Rahul Gandhi has earned his spurs, but must spell out his agenda, 'cool' nothings won't do
SC judges' rift with CJI: Is Opposition trying to impeach Dipak Misra by fuelling drama around 'rebellion'?
Whether Rahul Gandhi has found his mojo or not, the team assigned to him has clearly got its act together. All this shows a very high order of strategic planning by a small group of family and very close friends, perhaps with help from a few trusted confidantes.
Modi came with a huge bank of goodwill and political capital. In comparison, Rahul has only his family equity to draw upon. While political capital can be generated, legacy has a limited shelf life.
While it will surely resonate with innate Gujarati pride, the question that will be asked is, did Modi really need to play the ‘ace' for what may at best be regarded as a semi-final match?
“I saw Priyanka Gandhi 2 weeks ago. She has got streaks of grey hair aka Indira Gandhi. Striking resemblance. If she leads Congress they will win”