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  • Are Ugly Scenes in Parliament Mandated by Electorate and Sanctioned by Constitution?

    September 2, 2021 2:05 pm Published by

    Unruly and ugly scenes in parliament and state assemblies have become an order of the day. It is wisely said that when a person goes bankrupt of arguments and logic, he comes to yelling, abusing and, finally to blows. This... View Article

  • Constitution and Law Subject to ‘Secular-Liberal’ Nod? : Some more innocent than others

    August 16, 2021 10:29 am Published by

    It is unfortunate that for political mileage people in politics can go to any length. They can dance to the tunes of death even. It is immaterial whether the cause of death of a person is an accident, enmity between... View Article

  • Who is staining India?

    July 18, 2021 5:09 pm Published by

    Recently,  a certain, 84 year old Stan Swamy succumbed to Corona in a Mumbai hospital where he was shifted from prison. In death, this relatively unknown figure was thrust upon a larger than life image by a segment of media,... View Article

  • Need of Police & Public Order as subject to be Intrinsic to Concurrent List

    July 18, 2021 4:45 pm Published by

    Bengal is more than two months old up with the latest general elections. Dust finally settled once the democratically held election process concluded however subsequent to the elections & Government formation, nation witnessed stunning happenings in form of reported selective... View Article

  • Atmanirbhar Bharat 2035: Will Corporatisation of OFB lead to Greater Defence Indigenisation?

    July 5, 2021 6:20 am Published by

    In the last one year, post the Galwan incident, The Govt of India under the leadership of our Prime Minister Shri Narender Modi,  has shown a great deal of intent to deal with the modernisation of the armed forces. There... View Article


    June 8, 2021 12:52 pm Published by

    The Indian communists are the admirers of Lenin, Stalin, Mao and Xi Jinping and one common thing among those four leaders is the dictatorial ruling. CPM being one wing of Indian communists and its leader Pinarayi Vijayan, who lead them... View Article

  • From My Bookshelf

    May 24, 2021 5:08 pm Published by

    Deepankar Aron’s ‘On the Trail of Buddha: A journey to the East’ is a unique sojourn of an Indian civil servant posted to Hong Kong to China, Mongolia, Kora and Japan to discover the spiritual, philosophical and cultural linkages that... View Article

  • Military and the Diplomatic Muscle

    May 15, 2021 8:11 am Published by

    The Legislative Assembly of Gilgit-Baltistan in a bipartisan resolution has urged the  Fedral Govt  to designate the area,  legally part of PoK,  as the fifth province of Pakistan, thereby conferring constitutional status. The resolution was moved by  CM Khalid Khurshid... View Article

  • From My Bookshelf

    May 15, 2021 7:44 am Published by

    This weekly column will cover two to three books received by the VoW Literature festival on a range of subjects – and your columnist will try to keep the column as eclectic as can be. This is also the way... View Article

  • Desperate Unity called From Regional Parties

    April 14, 2021 11:38 am Published by

    In the political heat generated in the high decibel election campaign in five states which went to polls recently two important calls given by two regional parties has not got the attention they deserve. The leaders are Mamata Banerjee of... View Article