Gandhigiri-Re-Owning-The-Apostle

Gandhigiri :re owning the apostle

American physicist Fritjof Capra saw the dawn of the 21st century in terms of the rise of global capitalism and the net...

Between-Winning-and-Losing

Between winning & losing

The flavor of the current political season is the Bihar Assembly polls scheduled for October 12. The satta bazaar is bu...

India-Scandalous

India scandalous

‘There are still some honest people whose children have to work for a living. There are other people who, for generati...

MahatmaShaken-and-Stirred

Mahatma : shaken & stirred

A friend of mine working for a prestigious American consultancy in Seattle, was visiting India after a gap of three year...

Is-India-Ready-For-Gandhigiri-

Is india ready for gandhigiri

It is difficult and futile to separate politics from parliament. Parliament is a natural adjunct of politics. After all...

The-NDA-Will-Be-Victorious-KALRAJ-MISHRA-Union-Minister-for-Micro-Small-and-Medium-Enterprises

The nda will be victorious kalraj mishra union minister for micro small & medium enterprises

What are your expectations in Bihar after seeing the poll surveys? I recently toured Bihar and spent more than a...

Upper-House-Be-Damned-

Upper house be damned ?

‘What we really achieve by the existence of this second chamber (Rajya Sabha) is only an instrument by which we delay...

Coffee-and-Camaradarie

Coffee & camaradarie

A doorway flanked by a cigar shop, walls plastered with political posters and graffiti, and then a dilapidated winding s...

Australian-Connection

Australian connection

Australia is not always about sun, sand, kangaroos and koala bears. There’s been a noticeable movement of its youth to...

Contradictions-Complexities

Contradictions complexities

Nation building and its management is intrinsic in the charter of our elected representatives. National security and f...

Banking-For-Unbanked

Banking for unbanked

Call it the new revolution in banking: “Stripped down” banks or Payments Banks that will reach customers through th...

Reform-The-Reformer

Reform the reformer

At a recent meeting between Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and the global business community in Hong Kong, the latter wan...

Drinking-Is-Bad

Drinking is bad

We all know that Abraham Lincoln is credited with the famous saying, “You can fool all the people some of the time and...

Flak-For-Fadnavis

Flak for fadnavis

That ingratiating (and rather infuriating) little boy smile has faded somewhat after successive fumbles: Witness the clu...

Safaigiri-Award-to-Sulabh-

Safaigiri award to sulabh

It was not long back when Assi Ghat on the banks of the Ganga was one of the dirtiest public spaces in Varanasi. Mounds...

NepalWhere-Things-Fell-Apart

Nepal : where things fell apart

When you’ve got a good thing going, keep the others out: I’m not talking of the UN Security Council but of Nepal’s...

Radha-Mohans-Operation-Baghi

Radha mohan’s operation baghi

Bihar elections are boiling over with new political mixes every day. Sparring with words is commonplace, and everything ...