DEDICATED-TO-AND-IN-FOND-MEMORY-OF-DR-KALAM

Dedicated to and in fond memory of dr. kalam

This August issue should be an “august” one, was the view of our editorial team, convinced that the first Independe...

VOTING-TOGETHER-For-Centre-and-States

Voting together for centre & states

It is difficult for the present generation to imagine that India held simultaneous polls every five years to the Lok ...

1965-Reclaiming-the-War

1965 reclaiming the war

Strange but true: The war India and China fought 53 years ago in the high Himalayas and which we lost, is known to the y...

Indias-New-Age-Arjunas

India’s new age arjunas

It’s hard not to miss Delhi’s Azadpur Sabzi Mandi as you drive down towards Jahangirpuri from Kashmere Gate. The ste...

Guardian-Angel-Of-The-Downtrodden-

Guardian angel of the downtrodden

“There is no reason why good cannot triumph as often as evil. The triumph of anything is a matter of organization. If ...

How-Long-Will-You-Live-Like-A-CockroachAnshu-Gupta-Founder-Goonj

‘how long will you live like a cockroach?’ anshu gupta founder goonj

Do people still see Goonj as an organization for collecting and distributing clothes or as something more? The ...

All-Political-Parties-Support-The-Move-BUT-WE-ARE-ONLY-TRYING-TO-EVOLVE-A-THOUGHT-PROCESS-ON-THE-ISSUE

‘all political parties support the move’ but we are only trying to evolve a thought process on the issue

Is the country ready for the change you have proposed? Yes. India as a democracy has become mature enough to hol...

Bihars-Faces-And-The-Faceless

Bihar’s faces and the faceless

Bihar will be a make or break elections for all – whether the BJP led NDA (including LJP, RLSP, Hindustani AwamMorcha ...

Questions-Questions

Questions questions

Ever since the Modi government assumed office, the chant of ‘cooperative federalism’ has grown louder. This is Prime...

Rajapaksa-Returns

Rajapaksa returns?

Two days after India celebrates its 69th Independence Day, Sri Lanka will decide the political fortunes of 69–year-ol...

Sleaze-Corruption-and-Cricket

Sleaze corruption & cricket

It is a sad saga of missed opportunities. In the past 10 years, the Supreme Court (SC) had several chances to clean up c...

Doll-Named-Harshali

Doll named harshali

After a long gap, a child artist making her film debut stole the media glare from the established stars! Shahida of the...

Washout-Of-Monsoon-Session

Washout of monsoon session?

It looks as though Parliament’s monsoon session will be a washout. Prime Minister Modi’s declaration that government...

Child-Adoption

Child adoption

Since time immemorial, spiritual leaders and religious gurus have given propagated child adoption as a way of life. Vedi...

Bells-Toll-For-Aap

Bells toll for aap

In the early years of the 20th century, the founders of the Ghadar movement and revolutionaries like Bhagat Singh intro...

Benami-BadshahsInc-Unltd

Benami badshahs inc. unltd

“Na khaunga, na khaane dunga” (I will not take bribes, nor will I tolerate others taking bribes) Narendra...

The-prison-game

The prison game

It looks like the head of a major chit-fund company in India will have to spend a lot more time behind the bars. The Enf...

Coalition-Of-The-Divided

Coalition of the divided

It’s strange how events going back in history can trigger political storms in current times or underscore the simmerin...

WhenTelugu-SatrapsSquare-Off

When telugu satraps square off

Ekkadu Srinivasan Lakshmi (ESL) Narasimhan, the common Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, who played a key role d...

Stars-With-A-Conscience

Stars with a conscience

Be it Angelina Jolie or Matt Damon, Madonna or George Clooney, the spirit of giving, of charity, is well established amo...