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  • Was Bharat Bandh Really Needed ?

    July 24, 2010 1:49 pm Published by

    Left and BJP might tom tom that the July 5 Bharat Bandh was indeed successful and sought to deliver the message to the government that there is indeed unity among the left and the right as far as issues such... View Article

  • Economic Terrorism

    July 3, 2010 3:46 pm Published by

    Economic crime is traditionally considered less harmful, as it does not cause any bodily injury. But in its reach and spread, it is something, which affects all States, in bigger or smaller degrees. On the face of it, seizures of... View Article

  • Wanted A New Pakistan

    June 26, 2010 10:50 am Published by

    The dilemma posed by Pakistan to US policy-makers and opinion-moulders is reflected in an editorial titled “Dealing With Pakistan” published by the New York Times of May 28, 2010.             Terrorists are the main foreign exchange earners of Pakistan. The... View Article

  • Phone Tapping Violation of Fundamental Rights of Privacy and Free Speech

    June 12, 2010 12:25 pm Published by

    The recently divisive debate in the Parliament about the latest phone tapping of not only of the opposition but also of some high ups in congress hierarchy has again highlighted the danger of vesting such uncanalised power in the security... View Article

  • GM Technology US Goes On The Fly

    May 22, 2010 4:24 pm Published by

    Opposition to GM technology is due to apprehension of US domination on agriculture. This is the reason for European opposition to this technology, as also ours. Two of India’s foremost agricultural scientists, whose names invariably come up whenever the phrase... View Article

  • Phone Tapping Unconstitutional Act

    May 15, 2010 12:24 pm Published by

    There is a storm in the Parliament on the issue of phone tapping of political leaders and the Prime Minister was asked to make a statement. Though the Home Minister in his statement denied phone tapping of political leaders in... View Article

  • The BAD War

    May 8, 2010 12:48 pm Published by

    War is bad. Isn’t it a platitude to reaffirm and reassert this aphorism? However, the war that we are focusing on in the world’s largest democracy is not a war having simple connotations.             It is a war emanating from... View Article

  • Dark Implications Of Vedanta University

    May 1, 2010 2:15 pm Published by

    The Balukhand-Konark Sanctuary, as it exists, covers an area of 71.72 sq km along the seacoast from Lord Jagannath Purl to Sun Temple of Konark. The Puri township is adjacent to the western boundary of the sanctuary where 448 acres... View Article

  • Brahmacharya, Marriage And Sexuality

    April 10, 2010 11:30 am Published by

    They say that the east and west has a fundamental difference. The East views woman as a Mother while the west views woman as a sex object… but these days the western view seems to be gathering momentum if we... View Article

  • Pranab’s 700 crores for extending green revolution actually worth 200 billion of stimulus Agricultural Scientists Hails Revival Of Agriculture

    April 3, 2010 11:54 am Published by

    After admitting on February 25 in the Rajya Sabha , while speaking on the issue of price rise, that the present government has neglected agriculture, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee revealed the next day in his budget speech a Rs 400... View Article