DEDICATED-TO-THOSE-WHO-SERVE

Dedicated to those who serve...

The qualities of a good ruler inscribed in Sanskrit, one of many inscriptions all over Parliament House, each seeking to...

INDIA-–-CHINAUncertain-Horizons

India – china : uncertain horizons

By common consent, foreign policy has been the most successful aspect of the first year of Prime Minister Modi’s term ...

MPS-MLAS-andUnbecoming-Conduct

Mps mlas & unbecoming conduct

From Srinagar to Chennai, it’s the same story. Assembly meets, the opposition demands suspension of Question Hour (Q...

Men-Who-Drive-Parliament

Men who drive parliament

Many Members of Parliament are proving to be trailblazers in their own right by setting new benchmarks in participative ...

Brilliant-Minds-OfParliament

Brilliant minds of parliament

It’s easy to be cynical about politics and politicians. Some would argue, it’s also convenient as it absolves one fr...

JUNE-25-1975-When-Democracy-Died

June 25 1975 when democracy died

INDIA has had its midnight tryst with destiny more than once. First, it was the transfer of power from the British on ...

Parliament-In-The-Emergency-Years

Parliament in the emergency years...

While there is much literature available on how the Indian Press functioned during the Emergency years of 1975-77, not m...

Honble-Speaker-You-Are-Biased

Hon’ble speaker! you are biased

Many of those men and women who have graced the august chair of the Lok Sabha Speaker, have not been above controversy. ...

Indie-Films-Independent-Artistic-Profitable

Indie films independent artistic profitable

Indie or independent film directors from India appear to be coming into their own. Neeraj Ghaywan struck a winning note...

Uk-Elections-The-Indian-Effect

Uk elections the indian effect

Jaskaran Singh is a second-generation British Indian living in Southall, a predominately south Asian residential distric...

Many-Miles-To-No1

Many miles to no.1

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi completes one year in office, chief ministers of BJP ruled states are not far behind in...

Teesta-Waters-Waiting-For-Mamata

Teesta waters waiting for mamata

“Oh, Teesta!” screamed a front-page headline in one of Bangladesh’s leading newspapers on the day Indian prime min...

Rights-For-Transgender-Bill

Rights for transgender bill

The Centre is expected to introduce the Rights for Transgender Bill in the Lok Sabha during the forthcoming Monsoon sess...

YOGA-POWER

Yoga power

Lalitgate may have put the BJP on the back foot but not so Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who basked in the limelight on ...

Tight-Spot

Tight spot

Sushma Swaraj and Smriti Irani are unlikely to be looking forward to the Monsoon session of Parliament. With demands for...

E-Tools-For-Maximum-Governance

E tools for maximum governance

One of the major tenets of this government is to maximize governance, and minimize government. This is especially true o...

E-Tools-For-Maximum-Governance

E tools for maximum governance

One of the major tenets of this government is to maximize governance, and minimize government. This is especially true o...

Needing-Growth-To-Drive-Politics

Needing growth to drive politics

JAITLEY VS RAJAN Ever since 2008, when the global economies were quaked by the financial crisis, there were inte...

NJAC-Judiciary-In-The-Dock

Njac judiciary in the dock

The Indian judiciary faces its biggest test since Independence: Since June 8, a 5-member Bench of the Supreme Court has ...

Politics-Set-To-Change-

Politics set to change

Soothsayers are warning of major upheavals in Indian politics as Jupiter enters Leo. They say an “all-powerful leader...

Storm-Clouds-Over-Monsoon-Session

Storm clouds over monsoon session

Word is the prime minister is worried over the impending Monsoon session of Parliament. At a meeting of the Cabinet, th...

Because-Life-Is-A-Celebration

Because life is a celebration!

When Narendra Modi was the chief minister of Gujarat, he had started the practice of holding festivals and other celebra...