Business Standard

Best of BS Opinion: Prime Minister Sunak, down to the wire, and more

Here is the best of Business Standard's opinion pieces for today

Rishi Sunak

Rishi Sunak

Kanika Datta
Rishi Sunak has become the first British Asian to hold the post of Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland following his selection by the members of Parliament associated with the ruling Conservative Party. As such, says the top edit, his assumption of power is a major landmark for India’s former imperial power, marking the distance the political establishment has travelled from Enoch Powell’s infamous “rivers of blood” speech which predicted racialised violence, trauma and division as a consequence of immigration from Commonwealth countries. Read it here
In other views:
Ashok Bhattacharya argues for a Budget

Don't miss the most important news and views of the day. Get them on our Telegram channel

First Published: Oct 26 2022 | 8:34 AM IST

Explore News

To read the full story, subscribe to BS Premium now, at just Rs 249/ month.

Key stories on are available only to BS Premium subscribers.

Register to