Wednesday, 1 April 2020

Categories for Spotlight

  • A New Messiah in Kashmir!

    February 10, 2019 12:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Shah Faesal recently quit Indian Administrative Service (IAS). He has been since much in news, primarily because he is a Kashmiri Muslim and belonged to the J&K cadre wherein he served for 10 years. His topper status in the UPSC... View Article

  • Need of Lakshaman Rekha for retired Judges

    January 25, 2019 3:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The practice of criticising judgement or decision of any sitting judge by the retired judge must have some limits. To comment on a judgement is different from its criticism. Recently, retired justice of Supreme Court A.K.PATNAIK went to media to... View Article

  • 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Delhi HC Awards Life Term To Congress Leader Sajjan Kumar

    January 10, 2019 3:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    To begin with, it has been a long and gruelling wait of 34 long years for the survivors of 1984 anti-Sikh riots to finally see one big leader Sajjan Kumar being sentenced to life term by Delhi High Court in... View Article

  • SC Dismisses Petitions Seeking Probe Into Rafale Deal

    December 28, 2018 12:37 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In what has come as a big shot in the arm for the present ruling dispensation at the Centre led by PM Narendra Modi, the Supreme Court in its landmark judgment titled Manohar Lal Sharma vs Narendra Damodardas Modi &... View Article

  • Gita and Ramayana could nurse Kashmir

    November 30, 2018 2:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    A mere suggestion by the J&K government to consider placing of copies of ‘Gita and Ramayana’ in schools / colleges / libraries has provoked the fundamentalists in the Valley. Amongst these Islamic radicals are English-speaking, London trotting, Valley based mainstream... View Article

  • India and the Ease of Doing Business

    November 15, 2018 12:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The World Bank each year, in the month of October, announces its rankings on the ‘Ease of Doing Business’ for the next year. The performance of each nation is taken into consideration with the 1st of May being the cut-off... View Article

  • Japan- Enhancing Security & Military Profile in Indo-Pacifc

    November 15, 2018 11:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Japan imperceptibly but surely is engaged in enhancing its security and military profile in a comprehensive manner which augurs well for overall Indo Pacific security and stability in what can be described as a joint but undeclared collaboration of the... View Article

  • Kashmir: Religious ideology is the only problem

    November 2, 2018 3:17 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Recently a Kashmiri student of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Manan Wani, was killed in an encounter in Handwara in the Kashmir Valley. Two other fellow terrorists belonging to the Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) were also killed with him. Manan Wani was... View Article

  • The  Lone Dissenter

    October 21, 2018 3:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Isn’t it amazing? We’re so bound by customs and rituals. Somebody just has to press my button, this button marked Tradition, and I start responding like a trained monkey. Do I shock you? “ When Sita, one of the two... View Article

  • The Wolf Within

    September 21, 2018 1:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In the last few days, a new word has entered the ever-increasing political lexicon of the country — Urban Naxal. With its tones and overtones, the word, which has both suited the legal and social media entusiasts, has been used... View Article