India Insight

Fresh faces, old issues in India’s new cabinet

October 30, 2012

Remember the Satyam Computer Services scandal of 2009? This was the story in which its founder cooked the company’s books in what became India’s biggest case of corporate fraud till date.

India’s grand old party in need of young blood

June 27, 2011

By Annie Banerji

With a cabinet reshuffle seemingly around the corner and the Congress party general secretary saying that Rahul Gandhi, the 41-year-old son of party chief Sonia Gandhi, had the potential to be a good prime minister, India’s home minister has now entered the fray to call for fresher faces at the highest level of politics.