A-MILITARY-CAREER-NOT-FOR-ME

A military career? not for me!

There was a time in our society when a soldier was the pride of our nation, symbolizing as he did, patriotism, courage a...

Women-Voters-Rising-and-Shining

Women voters rising & shining

Women voters have arrived in India despite gender injustice and hurdles continually placed on their way to polling booth...

AIADMK/DMKDiminishing-Prospects

Aiadmk/dmk diminishing prospects

When Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi recently celebrated his 93rd birthday, the joke doing the round...

Congress-Descent-Into-Darkness

Congress descent into darkness

The Indian National Congress that was in government at the Centre and in practically the rest of India for full two deca...

Indian-Army-Short-Of-Everything

Indian army short of everything

The war waging capability of India’s 1.2 million-strong army remains circumscribed by acute equipment shortages, obsol...

Season-Of-Transgressions-Has-Begun

Season of transgressions has begun

Chocolates at 15,000 feet in Arunachal Pradesh? Word is Chinese troops offered their Indian counterparts chocolates afte...

Kejriwal-at-War

Kejriwal at war

Some would call it war although much of the ággression is from one direction: ARVIND KEJRIWAL. The Delhi chief minister...

Yatra-Of-A-Pilgrim

Yatra of a pilgrim

Mount Kailash - the abode of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, has captured the imagination of human beings since time imm...

UK-Vote-For-Brexit

Uk vote for brexit

The see-saw opinion polls were an indicator of how divided Britain was on the issue “Remain” or “Leave”: In the ...

Building-A-New-Order

Building a new order

We have witnessed the world moving away from unipolar to bipolar, and since the end of the Cold War to a multipolar syst...

SimmeringDissidence

Simmering dissidence

At the BJP national executive meet in Allahabad in early June, party president Amit Shah warned that 2014, when key stat...

A-Hampion-Of-Freedom-For-Tibet

A hampion of freedom for tibet

True to the Mongolian meaning of his title, His Holiness the Dalai Lama is an ocean of wisdom. Every time I had the priv...

AAPs-Summer-Of-Discontent

Aap’s summer of discontent?

It was sometime in the summer of 2005, when a friend Manish dropped by to see me at home. It was Sunday and over cups ...

Brick-By-Brick

Brick by brick

The setting was picturesque. The sun was setting over the Arabian Sea on Sunday, May 22 with the sky taking on hues of r...

Exams-For-MPS-MLAS-The-Time-Has-Come

Exams for mps mlas the time has come

The Father of the Indian Constitution Dr BR Ambedkar expressed personal regret that while every effort was made to list ...

Extra-information-about-the-Cabinet-expansion

Extra information about the cabinet expansion

Our famous prime minister, who is trying to write a new political script for the country in today’s changing times, is...

Extra-information-about-the-Cabinet-expansion

Extra information about the cabinet expansion

Our famous prime minister, who is trying to write a new political script for the country in today’s changing times, is...