Thursday , 13 December 2018



People In Power And Breach Of Trust Many of your readers share a curiosity like I do, as to why people we put in power never seem to get it right. When we elect our representatives we are inclined to believe that they will defend and hold the interests of our state, our environment and our people above all other ... Read More »

Reconsideration Of 2005 Bofors Case

BIDYUT KUMAR CHATTERJEE, FARIDABAD It seems that caged parrot CBI is now more caged under PMO India. If not then why CBI all of a sudden realised that it is the right time to the government for reconsideration of its 2005 Bofors case (Delhi High Court) decision and allow the agency to file a Special Leave Petition (SLP) in the ... Read More »

Parrikar Shines In Nitin Gokhale’s Book

Nandkumar M Kamat Nitin A Gokhale is one of South Asia’s leading Strategic Analysts, author of three books on security affairs and founder of website. Please like & share: Read More »


India Should Uproot Caste System A village in the Ahmedabad district of Gujarat stole the limelight last week with the news that the embattled Dalit community got a separate cremation ground for them. Please like & share: Read More »

When Justice Failed Miserably For Arushi

Binayak Datta Last week’s judgement from the Allahabad High Court in the high profile Arushi-Hemraj double murder case came once again to me as a string of powerful affirmatives – that something stands basically wrong in our systems meant to provide to citizens, proper investigations and fair, impartial and clear justice! Please like & share: Read More »

Towards Pollution  Free Festivals

Man is deeply connected to nature. But with the changing times, styles of celebrations have also changed. Hence, festivals are not like what they used to be in the past. Please like & share: Read More »

RBI On Track, Rate Cut Is Not The Answer

By R K Pattnaik and Jagdish Rattanani Broadly in line with the market expectations, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has kept the policy repo rate unchanged at 6.0 per cent. Please like & share: Read More »


Concept Of Ram Rajya Yogi Adityanath, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, amidst Diwali festivities in Ayodhya has made a categorical statement that Ram Rajya will be established in India by the BJP government under Narendra Modi. Please like & share: Read More »

EC’s Reputation Has Taken a Beating

By Kuldip Nayar THE Election Commission has never done it before and had developed an independent status since T N Seshan. He had given it a stature which was admired by the electorate. But the way in which the EC is dilly-dallying with the poll dates in Gujarat gives room to several conjectures. Some even see the hand of Prime ... Read More »


Miramar Pergola Faces Neglect I HAVE been visiting the Miramar beach quite often since MV Lucky Seven was grounded there. She was finally moved out but not before damaging the beach environment on account of erosion. One issue I recently raised was about the large football displayed on account of the World Cup U-17 tournament just near a huge pile ... Read More »