Rahul Gandhi lands Lalu Yadav in jail, but can he be a national leader?

The past week will be seen as a milestone in Indian history. Lalu Prasad Yadav, one of the most famously corrupt and once-powerful regional politicians, is losing his Lok Sabha parliamentary seat after today being sentenced to jail for massive embezzlement. This followed an astonishing public outburst last Friday by Rahul Gandhi, heir apparent to [...]

By | The Foreign Desk | Thursday, 3 October 2013 at 7:22 pm

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