INDIA

Political Marriage of Convenience?

With the absence of Jayalalithaa and Karunanidhi, Dravidian parties have so far managed to tide over the political slugfest by national players. But will their strategy work this time? There is one striking similarity between Carlos Bilardo, manager of the

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Spotlight on India’s Drug-Addiction Problem

According to a comprehensive survey by the Government shows, close to 70 million Indians need help for substance abuse A certain scale of understanding is necessary to solve any problem in India. The sheer size of India’s makes the scale

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BJP-Sena Kiss and Makeup

The Cong-NCP alliance has compelled BJP to be  accommodative of its ally, howsoever grudgingly Despite utterances by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis about ideological commitment being the glue of the newly-sealed BJP-Shiv Sena electoral deal in the State —  25-23

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Pulwama attack: Where do we go from here

While the Centre need to devise a careful strategy to get back at the nuclear-armed Pakistan, before we take any actions, there is a lot to fix at home. As the Indian Government unravels the conspiracy behind the recent attack

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Is India not understanding the psyche of Pakistan?

The Pulwama attack is a proof that India has still not understood the psyche of Pakistani nor its power structure. February 14, 2019, will be remembered as one of the saddest days in the history of independent India. The killing

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What does the 10 percent quote Bill mean for the citizen?

The recently announced 10 percent quota neither intends adequate or proportionate representation nor is a measure to eliminate poverty. The objective is to provide indemnity and insurance to unreserved populace. The Modi Government introduced the Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019,

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Kingmakers in the Upcoming Elections 2019

Despite the focus being on BJP, Congress, and Third Front, the locus in government-formation is likely to be of smaller parties in/around the NDA It goes without saying that Government-formation after the 2019 general election will depend on poll numbers.

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Proposed Mig-29 Deal A Cause for Concern in Terms of Defense Acquisition

The proposal by Russia’s to sell India MiG-29 aircraft is a clear illustration of the breakdown in our defense acquisition. The Mikoyan Gurevich 29 fighter jet is an example of brilliant 1970’s technology; it is a fighter that is capable

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National Green Tribunal Cracks Whip on Delhi Government

NGT pulls up Delhi Government for noise pollution but we have to discipline ourselves first The biggest obstacle towards addressing pollution in Delhi is that we  like to think of it in terms of the air that we breathe. Rarely

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Job crisis in India

With the guiding lantern in hand and a vision to drive the new age developmental change in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently quoted that 3.76 lakh new jobs were added within the Government sector. He also mentioned about growing

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