This election season in Punjab, longstanding regional demands have taken a backseat
The road to authoritarianism is paved with manufactured consent, bullied Opposition, money and muscle power. The federal dream now rests upon people’s...
The relationship between the Central and State governments of India has strained over time. Here we map the complexities of Indian federalism.
There is anxiety over rights of natives, influx of outsiders and lack of political representation after formation of the Union Territory of Ladakh in 2019
Far from being the exemplar of constitutional federalism, experts feel Kashmir has suffered at the hands of a centralising New Delhi. The abrogation of...
Dravidian politics is once again rearing its head with Tamil Nadu CM M.K. Stalin picking up the battle for more autonomy to states
Relations between the MVA government and the BJP-led Centre have been strained for nearly two years. It has now snowballed into a public spat, spilling into...
Several non-BJP leaders have pitched for doing away with the list which has always been a bone of contention between the Centre and the states
An overt centralisation of power is choking India’s federal structure. The remedy lies in redoing the political landscape.
The future of Indian federalism rests on how contradictions created by new distributive pressures and political delimitation are negotiated.