October 21, 2022
Mallikarjun Kharge Takes Over the Reins of India’s Congress Party
By Kavita Chowdhury
Will the veteran politician be able to revive the party organization and increase Congress vote share in the 2024 general election?
August 27, 2020
India’s Congress Party Must Reform to Resurrect
By Ambar Kumar Ghosh
Lack of leadership and political vision along with organizational problems continue to plague a political force with storied legacy.
July 05, 2019
The End of India’s Nehru-Gandhi Dynasty?
By Krzysztof Iwanek
India’s main opposition party could actually benefit from removing the Nehru-Gandhi family from its helm.
January 24, 2019
Sonia Gandhi’s Daughter Enters Indian Politics Ahead of 2019 General Elections
By Ashok Sharma
Yet another scion of the Nehru-Gandhi family enters politics.
January 25, 2017
Rasheed Kidwai on the Pitfalls of the Gandhi Dynasty
By Anuradha Sharma
Rahul Gandhi is set to fill in his mother’s shoes as head of India’s main opposition party. But should he?
May 26, 2016
Tsai Ing-wen: A New Type of Female Leader in Asia
By Andreea Brînză
Unlike other female political leaders in Asia, Tsai does not belong to a political dynasty.
May 21, 2016
After Poor State Election Results, Decline Continues for Indian Congress Party
By Ankit Panda
The party's political relevance continues to shrink across India.
May 05, 2016
The AgustaWestland Scandal: Is India's Opposition in Trouble?
By Akhilesh Pillalamarri
New developments in an old scandal could spell trouble for Sonia Gandhi and the Congress Party in India.
December 24, 2015
Can a Court Case Resurrect the Congress Party in India?
By Sanjay Kumar
The Grand Old Party of Indian politics is trying to revitalize itself during a controversial court case against it.
October 30, 2015
Indian National Congress: A Party in Crisis
By Sudha Ramachandran
Weak leadership has left the party wandering the political wilderness.
August 02, 2014
India’s Congress Party Hurt by Recent Memoir
By Sanjay Kumar
A recent memoir by a former Gandhi-family loyalist further tarnishes Rahul Gandhi’s image.
May 28, 2014
India: A Wake-Up Call for the Congress
By Gautham Ashok
Following electoral disaster, the Grand Old Party needs to reconsider its message and its leadership.