India’s distorted vision

Poor & Atmanirbharata By Shivaji Sarkar The long march of crores of migrant workers might have become a political issue, but in the Indian context...

Toh? Ki pharak painda hai!

Flooded & Submerged By Poonam I Kaushish Ok, fellow countrymen let lose the volley of expletives, curse all you want. Deadly Covid 19 is growing...

Economy Errs Badly

Note ban not only reason By Shivaji Sarkar Is the Indian economy slowing down or is it on a correction path? Was the high growth rate...

Alarming Hunger Situation

Govt unconcerned about poor By Dhurjati Mukherjee Eleven year old Santoshi died of starvation because there was no foodgrain in her house for six weeks in...

UN, WIR Reports

India grows, but high ineqality By Shivaji Sarkar The world economy has grown at 3 per cent but still the pace of global investment is uncertain,...

From industry to agriculture

Budget Shift By Shivaji Sarkar Is it the beginning of a change in the focus of the Union Budget ? The 2018-19 Budget seems to mark...

The 39 are alive, no dead!

Mistakes in Mosul By Dr D.K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) The tragic death of Indian workers in Mosul, Iraq was shrouded in confusion and miscommunication. The...

Making a mountain of a molehill

Jinnah Controversy By Poonam I Kaushish Question: Name the latest con word that can divide a nation on communal lines? Answer: Mohammed Ali Jinnah, Pakistan's founder and...

Will it ensure better performance?

Lateral Entry In Bureaucracy By Dhurjati Mukherjee The bureaucracy rules supreme in Government and legacy has been inherited since British days. The oft-stated 'bureaucratic attitude' is...

Its time to bell the cat

'Business' Of Illegal Migrants By Poonam I Kaushish In the summer of 1975, hundreds of thousands of people fled South Vietnam after Saigon's fall for fear...

A political cruel joke!

Talaq, Talaq, Talaq By Poonam I Kaushish In this silly season of political ennui the saying, play chess backwards; start from the endgame, seemed to have...

India’s best friend ever!

Donald Trump By Dr D.K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) The Donald Trump Administration has just warned Pakistan to punish the perpetrators of the horrendous violence in...

Exit Britain, enter India

By Dr D.K.Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) Any event involving a major power impacts the world politics and economy. So how can 'Brexit'- the exit of...

New Delhi hitting the wrong targets

India's Security By Dr. D. K. Giri (Prof, International Politics, JMI) Note the news that authorities in north-eastern China destroyed about 30,000 world maps showing Arunachal Pradesh...

More rancid the better!

Insult Now Asset By Poonam I Kaushish Rajnetik virodhi ya jaani dushman? A question that niggles as the narrative hits a new low with highly vitriolic...

India’s American stakes

G-20 At Osaka (Commentator, International Politics) The much-hyped G-20 meeting at Osaka concluded once again with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi coming out in flying colours,...

After all temporary provision

Abrogation of Article 370 By Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) The Union government has shown its exemplary courage, conviction, and ability for taking vital...

Economic disenchantment

Gandhi's India By Shivaji Sarkar The nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi, a grass-root thinker, amid protests by farmers in Uttar Pradesh for more relief, the...

Sleeping with the enemy

Maharashtra Stunner By Poonam I Kaushish It’s the silly political season when dictums ‘my enemy’s enemy is my friend’ and a chameleon can change its colour...

Violence is new black

We Love Protests By Poonam I Kaushish What is with us Indians? Why are we so blasé’ about protest which turn violent? About vandalism? Why do...