John Elliott is a British journalist based in New Delhi. He has been in South Asia for more than 20 years and writes a current affairs blog, Riding the Elephant - http://ridingtheelephant.wordpress.com/
04 April 2013 03:46 PM
Gandhi’s problem is that he is starting from a very low base in his current bid to win public acceptability
19 March 2013 11:21 AM
The dream is that the e20 could become the first electric automobile to make a profit
13 March 2013 12:36 PM
Is Rahul Gandhi, heir to head India’s top political dynasty, preparing not just to renounce the prime minister’s job, as his mother Sonia did in 2004, but also to organise events so that the chances of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty continuing far into the future are greatly reduced?
20 February 2013 08:20 AM
David Cameron, Britain’s prime minister, has ended his rather over-done public relations blitz in India with a sombre and respectful visit to the Jallianwala Bagh site of the 1919 Amritsar massacre, one of the worst atrocities of British rule, which he described as a “deeply shameful event in British history”.
20 January 2013 06:07 PM
03 January 2013 11:54 AM
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18 December 2012 01:36 PM
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
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