A-Journey-of-a-Thousand-Miles-Begins-with-a-Step

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a step

Some days ago I called on an old friend now a minister in the Central government. Our meeting reflected our genuine lik...

INDIA-FRANCE-and-ISLAMIC-STATE

India france & islamic state

After the Paris attacks and Hollande’s promise of all-out war against the Islamic State (IS), India and France can be ...

Bollywoods-Mr-Bankable

Bollywood’s mr bankable

SALMAN KHAN is the new king of Bollywood after minting more than Rs.800 crore this year from just two films: Bajrangi Bh...

Post-Bihar-Congress-On-Steroids

Post bihar congress on steroids

The Bihar assembly election results appear to have given a languishing and listless Congress party much needed oxygen. ...

Indo-Nepal-Relationship-Crossed-Wires

Indo nepal relationship crossed wires

Why is Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘neighbours first’ policy not clicking as expected? While New Delhi’s atti...

Chhota-Rajan-To-Bada-Dawood

Chhota rajan to bada dawood

Ask anybody in India about Rajendra Sadashiv Nikhalje and you might get a blank stare. But then ask who is Chhota Rajan ...

Modi-Magic-Media-Tragic

Modi magic media tragic

It was a routine orientation and introduction session for student of Journalism at my university in August this year. Ro...

Lalus-Sons-and-Sandal-Wood-Nitish

Lalu’s sons & ‘sandal wood’ nitish

The Bihar result has been variously interpreted, with some predicting that it would lessen the dictatorial tendencies of...

Bollywood-Hollywood-Ki-Jodi

Bollywood hollywood ki jodi

Bollywood with growing traces of Hollywood? The Hollywood stamp in Indian movies is unmistakable with the entry of Walt...

Season-OfPinpricks

Season of pinpricks

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has completed one year in office amid growing speculation that the BJP-Shiv...

Siddu-Sinking-Low

Siddu sinking low

Recall Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah’s promise to the people on assuming office in May 2013, that he would n...

Armed-Forces-Shortchanged

Armed forces shortchanged

While commenting on the norms for governance, the Chairman of the 7th Central Pay Commission quoted from the Gita: “Ya...

Odds-Of-Winning

Odds of winning

What happens when the Left, Congress party leaders from West Bengal and marginalized Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader M...