My adopted uncle Badri Raina is, in my opinion, one of the wiser voices on Indian politics. He has been a columnist for ZNet since 2006, and his Z Space page has a treasure trove of articles.
His earlier material is collected here for easy access.
The deities we create From The Hindu, Nov 6, 2010.
The conundrum of identity From "Identity Politics in Jammu & Kashmir" (2010).
The infirmity of noble minds The Hindu October 25, 2009
Review of Prashad's Darker Nations Frontline, November 7, 2008
Heal and Renew Mainstream Weekly, September 3, 2008
1857 from an Internationalist Perspective People's Democracy, September 30, 2007
We become what we hate June 1, 2007
Pet Panacea of India's Ruling Classes May 22, 2007
Recasting India as a vassal state November 22, 2005
The RSS and the Gandhi Murder People's Democracy August 29, 2004
The Valley of Love Frontline, August 1, 2003
Review of Prashad's War Against the Planet Frontline June 22, 2002
Dealing with Kashmir Frontline, June 3, 2001
Befooled in Paradise Frontline, August 24, 2000
Dealing with the Autonomy Demand Frontline, July 7, 2000
Caste and Race (PDF) 2001
Dickens and the Dialectic of Growth 1986, A google books preview