Article 370 of Indian Constitution, a ‘Temporary Provision’ granting ‘Autonomous Status’ to Jammu & Kashmir. If Article 370 was Temporary; How long is the “Temporary”? Why not Abolish it, in case of Threat and National Emergency? Why continue to Abide it, risking the lives of Indian Citizens? Poverty, Conflict and Terrorism, what else has it […]
Imagine you are travelling from Mumbai to Junagadh or from Delhi to Bangalore or from Kolkata to Chennai; and during this journey, how you would feel, if you have to stop several times to take visa or proper permission to enter any vicinity? At first glance this imagination sounds ridiculous but there was strong probability […]
Indian Woman plays the most important part in our society yet she is the most ignored member of our society. It’s entirely our choice whether we want to see Sati with pity or celebrate her as Shakti.
By calling him an youth icon, you are insulting millions of Indian youth/students who at this very moment are studying hard and getting prepared to create wealth and repay their motherland by getting her Azadi from poverty and ‘traders of poverty’.
In the summer of 1989, with few childhood friends, I was camping in a jungle near Bhopal. We were lying on cots under a peepal tree, looking at the skies, fighting last night’s hangover. Few birds were flying. My friend, Pawan, like Bond, took out his air gun and shot a bird. Excited with adventurism, […]
Since 2002 the entire political discourse has been centred around 2 issues. Corruption in UPA govt and to cover that up Congress played 2002 card calling BJP’s most popular leader Narendra Modi, divisive. It’s another issue that Modi’s increasing popularity has started dividing UPA and Congress. “Modi is fascist.” “Modi is majoritarian.” “Modi is a […]
Electoral politics is that ‘zone’ of Maths which only people on drugs can understand. While everyone debates between Modi and Congress, I found this zone in two people. One, Arvind Kejriwal, which is no surprise. But my second Zone is surprisingly, Baba Ramdev. When you mention Ramdev, the urban educated elite and NRI’s start to […]
Dear Sonia (ji), I was utterly confused, perhaps, as confused as the protocol officers of all embassies, as to how I should address you. Her highness? Madam President (of INC)? Her Excellency? Her Imperial Majesty? or like they say in Italy ‘Honourable‘? First Lady? Who is our first lady btw? Ms. Mukherjee or Ms. Gursharan […]