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  • Open Letter To Pervez Musharraf

    April 13, 2013 12:40 pm Published by

    Dear General Musharraf, I am notorious for proffering unsolicited advice to politicians in India which is consistently ignored. Thereby I have acquired a thick skin. I am now proffering unsought advice to you after your arrival in Pakistan. I am... View Article

  • Language policy & globalization

    April 6, 2013 1:41 pm Published by

    Controversy related to language policy has erupted once again. Strong opposition to the Union Public Service Commission’s (UPSC) decision to include marks for the English language paper to the overall tally in the government’s Civil Service examinations has compelled authorities... View Article

  • Big Idea For Namo & Rahul

    March 30, 2013 2:30 pm Published by

    Delivering free universal primary education would only exploit India’s richest natural resource of human talent presently grossly under utilised. It would only create a more level playing field for under privileged children and deliver genuine social justice. It would at... View Article

  • Antony Must Cancel Rafale Deal!

    March 23, 2013 10:24 am Published by

    Mr Antony as yet has a reputation for personal probity despite the scandals surrounding his ministry. People believe he is personally clean. But his reputation will be in tatters if he goes through with the Rafale deal   Fresh developments... View Article

  • Responding To Chuck Hagel

    March 16, 2013 12:35 pm Published by

    The truth is that as long as the corrupt foreign puppets that comprise our political class are not replaced by a new class with a new political culture it is futile to even discuss foreign policy   After the new... View Article

  • Who is Godfather of India’s corruption? Anti-Corruption Time Bomb Ticking!

    March 2, 2013 3:23 pm Published by

    The Bofors deal was a watershed in India’s fight against corruption. Bigger corruption might have occurred earlier. But for the first time the most powerful politician in the land was perceived to have deliberately covered up the crime. That corruption... View Article

  • Advani, Partition And Pakistan!

    February 23, 2013 4:19 pm Published by

    Addressing a public rally last Sunday Congress spokesperson Mr. Shakeel Ahmed described Mr. LK Advani as a Pakistani who came to India to seek power. Mr. Shakeel Ahmed said: “Pakistan born Advani’s intention was not to serve Hindus but he... View Article

  • who can help crack copter scam mystery?

    February 23, 2013 2:04 pm Published by

    India should not bank on Italy to unravel the AgustaWestland helicopter corruption. Indeed, circumstantial evidence suggests that the Italians could actually mislead Indian authorities regarding the truth. The scam erupted in full force only after the Italian government arrested the... View Article

  • Nandy, Tejpal Drop Bricks!

    February 16, 2013 1:56 pm Published by

    Two leading Indian intellectuals betrayed not only their clumsy articulation but revealed also their imprecise understanding of prevalent reality. Intervening at the recent Jaipur Literary Festival noted author Mr. Tarun Tejpal set the ball rolling by asserting that corruption was... View Article

  • Defining Moment For Pakistan!

    February 2, 2013 10:20 am Published by

    Recently responding to the ceasefire violations by Pakistan this writer had advocated measures that would either make or break the peace dialogue with Islamabad. Events have overtaken that suggestion. Internal developments are forcing a make-or-break choice for Pakistan. The outcome... View Article