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Category: Commentary

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

For Green Goa RESPONDING to the latest call of the bugle sounded by the Goa Bachhao Abhiyan, the allied local…

UPA’s Second Great Nuclear Folly

BY PRAFUL BIDWAI ANY Indian governments have recently pushed some anti-democratic or unconscionable law or policy. In 1984-85, Rajiv Gandhi…

No Compulsion in Islam

THE chairman of the National Minorities Commission, Mr M S Qureshi is doing neither India nor Islam proud by demanding…

Low Inspiration

OA’S Economic Survey 2009-10 presents a woeful picture of agriculture in the state. The section on ‘Agriculture and Allied Activities’…

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Moral Policing must Stop THE comment by the Supreme Court of India on premarital sex and live-in relationships will rein…

Women Reservations can Wait

BY KULDIP NAYAR JIHAD has different meanings. Islamist terrorists have one. Leaders of Other Backward Classes (OBC) in India have…

CBI Fails Again

THE murder of Satyendra Dubey showed how insecure and vulnerable honest men in the system are. Dubey, an engineer with…

Unsafe Roads

THE figures are very disturbing: 74 persons were killed in 75 days in fatal accidents in Goa. The figures strongly…

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Maintain Uniformity of Rumblers OUTSIDE the St Cruz High School, there are two sets of rumblers on the narrow stretch…

Dilemma of Power Generation in NE

BY SANCHET BARUA HE Planning Commission has identified Northeast India as ‘future powerhouse’ and 168 large hydroelectric projects, having a…