ARUN-JAITLEYWINGS-CLIPPED

Arun jaitley : wings clipped

Nobody can deny that Arun Jaitley is a star in this government, but has that star dimmed after the recent cabinet reshu...

J-and-K-Valley-on-the-boil

J and k :valley on the boil

The current uprising in Kashmir, triggered by the killing of Hizbul Mujahidden militant Burhan Wani, has been waiting t...

Dabangs-Dont-Apologise

Dabang’s don’t apologise

To his legion of fiercely loyal fans, Salman Khan is Dabangg many times over. But the other side of the Dabangg persona...

Economic-NationalismBack-With-A-Bang

Economic nationalism : back with a bang

In the 1930s, after the onset of the Great Depression across the globe, most nations went into a ‘protective’ mode. ...

CHINA-PAKISTANBrothers-In-Iron

China pakistan : brothers in iron

China is Pakistan’s great economic hope and its most trusted military partner; Pakistan is the...

Arun-JaitleyCrisis-Manager-In-Crisis

Arun jaitley : crisis manager in crisis

Ramzan was about to end. The Modi Government had already completed two years in office. No one from the BJP had organis...

ASSAMEviction-In-Waiting

Assam : eviction in waiting

The BJP-led government in Assam is planning “constitutional safeguards” for Indian citizens with the goal of protect...

Nomination-By-Subversion

Nomination by subversion

If one institution of Parliament that cries most for a thorough overhaul, it is the institution of Nominated Members of ...

The-Enemy-Within

The enemy within

Some months ago, an Indian academic attending a seminar in Hong Kong was told by a Chinese academic, that if there was o...

Sloth-and-Siddaramaiah

Sloth & siddaramaiah

His is the classic case of the outsider who became an insider, and then went on to be anointed chief minister to resurre...

Shadow-Of-Graft

Shadow of graft

During Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s time, visitors to the BJP office on Ashok Road would recall the sign boar...

Education-By-Jugaad

Education by jugaad

In the mid-1980s, I was a science student in Magadh University, Bihar, and I admit I had a complex! Unlike many other ...

Narratives-Of-Violence

Narratives of violence

Check this out, the tuition fees payable at the International School of Islamabad for grades 6-12 is $21,889 per year, w...

Made-in-Gujarat

Made in gujarat

Gujarati origin PRITI PATEL is the British government’s new International Development Secretary. Patel’s parents mi...