Guest Column

Sachidananda Murthy

Sachidananda Murthy

Sachidananda Murthy, Resident Editor of Malayala Manorama, New Delhi, is an expert on international and national politics, and governance. He has been with THE WEEK since its launch in 1982.


The right-leaning reforms

The final two tranches of Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcements

By Sachidananda Murthy May 31, 2020

Ministers vs super-bureaucrat

People get “high” after consuming good quantities of alcohol, but ministers and the

By Sachidananda Murthy May 24, 2020

Who will save Mehbooba?

Has Mehbooba Mufti become a forgotten figure? Her preventive detention began when

By Sachidananda Murthy May 17, 2020

Remote possibilities in Mumbai

Bhagat Singh Koshyari is a man who loves to take his time. Or, as critics say, the

By Sachidananda Murthy May 10, 2020

Messages ignored

The Indore district administration in Madhya Pradesh is baffled on one aspect. The

By Sachidananda Murthy May 03, 2020

Eye on foreign designs

But for digital networking, the stock market, operating from a very crowded street

By Sachidananda Murthy April 26, 2020

‘Coronomic’ cost

Former Congress treasurer Motilal Vora shared an interesting anecdote in

By Sachidananda Murthy April 19, 2020

No truck with the virus

When pandemics come, truckers across the world are in focus. They are essential for

By Sachidananda Murthy April 12, 2020

Anti-viral salvos; diplomatic salves

Even as Indian diplomats posted abroad are busy coping with the public health

By Sachidananda Murthy March 29, 2020

Unions and bailout tremors

It is a tiny drop in an ocean-sized investment made by funds managed under social

By Sachidananda Murthy March 14, 2020

Master of equidistance

As he grows more successful and senior in electoral politics, Arvind Kejriwal is

By Sachidananda Murthy March 07, 2020

To woo or not to woo

When the AIADMK joined the National Democratic Alliance early last year, the

By Sachidananda Murthy February 29, 2020

Head to head

Where are we heading!”tweeted West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar as he flounders

By Sachidananda Murthy February 22, 2020

Stay and deliver

S. Suresh Kumar has been an innovative minister in Karnataka. In charge of the

By Sachidananda Murthy February 15, 2020

Tailored for growth

At a time when Bangladesh is threatening to permanently overtake India in apparel

By Sachidananda Murthy February 08, 2020
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