Friday, 29 May 2020

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  • Self-Styled Godman Asaram Awarded Life Until Death

    May 18, 2018 3:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Coming straight to the core issue, a Jodhpur court on April 25 convicted self-styled godman Asaram of raping a teenager in August 2013 and sentenced him to life in prison until death. It is the maximum punishment prescribed by the... View Article

  • Karnataka Cabinet’s decision on Veerashaiva-Lingayat issue EXPLOSIVE IN CONTENT & MALICIOUS IN INTENT

    April 8, 2018 3:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    “Religion is the opium of the masses,” is one of the famous statements of Karl Marx. And Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah – who claims to be a socialist and Left of Centre politician – seems to have taken Marx seriously... View Article

  • SC In A Landmark Judgment Upholds Passive Euthanasia

    March 25, 2018 12:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court has upheld passive euthanasia and has paved the way for it by allowing withdrawal of life support to a patient if s/he slips into irreversible coma. Now what is passive euthanasia? Passive euthanasia... View Article

  • Stone-Pelting  Legalised In Kashmir?

    February 22, 2018 2:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    What is happening in Kashmir? Why are interlocutors being appointed for Kashmir?  Why are interlocutors appeasing the separatists and Hurriyat leaders who are directly funded from Pakistan? Why has stone pelting been legalised in Kashmir? Why are stone pelters  freely... View Article

  • Budget 2018 Realistic and Balanced

    February 9, 2018 2:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    While presenting his last full budget ahead of the general elections due next year, the Finance Minister would certainly have thought over whether to appease the mass or global credit agencies and investors that have bet big on the reformist... View Article

  • India & Israel Natural Allies

    January 25, 2018 10:49 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru held the same belief as Mahatma Gandhi and followed the line taken by Mahatma Gandhi in saying no to relations with Israel if it was not with the permission of the Arabs of Palestine.... View Article

  • Insult of Jadhav’s Family Is Insult to India

    January 14, 2018 11:55 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Coming straight to the key point, I fully agree with senior and eminent Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad that, “Insult of Jadhav’s family is insult of more than 130 crore Indians”. The moot question is: Why do our leaders of... View Article

  • Kashmir fast heading towards  “Acchhe Din”

    December 28, 2017 1:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    When a lamp is about to extinguish, it begins to flicker. Similarly, terrorism in Kashmir is flickering. The gun has yielded space to stones. The militancy is on decline. Hurriyat leadership has been badly exposed. The traditional Kashmiri power brokers... View Article

  • The High-Stake Gujarat Elections

    December 14, 2017 12:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    At a time when Bitcoin has captured the wider imagination in the international scene, India’s most talked-about affair is the impeding Gujarat state polls. Indeed, Gujarat is India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state, a region where the BJP has... View Article

  • US-India Dynamic Strategic Partnership 2017 Geopolitical Imperatives Analysed

    November 16, 2017 4:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Geopolitical imperatives generated by China’s aggressive bid for global dominance in 2017 has prodded the United States to make the game changing offer of transforming the US-India Strategic Partnership into a dynamic predominantly security-centric relationship catering for Indo Pacific security.... View Article