Outlook This Week: India's Chanakyas

Beyond the public persona of the politicians is an army of backroom boys that conceives the political maneuvers, works on the alliances, does number crunching and the trouble-shooting. In Outlook this week, we bring you those modern day Chanakyas, who have become almost indispensable to the political dispensation. Besides, get electoral snapshots from Assam and whether Rahul Gandhi will fight Lok Sabha from Karnataka. Plus, examples of litigants filing petitions for frivolous and bigoted cases have increased in the recent past wasting the time of courts and causing much irritation to judges.
22 March 2019