• Oct
    17

    National discourse runs the risk of becoming noisy and getting out of hand in a rush of name calling and blame game as people try to divide their world neatly

  • Oct
    16

    There has been a crescendo of accusations that Gandhi was a bigot a casteist and a racists. He called native Africans “Kaffirs” and he did nothing for their

  • Oct
    13

    We must believe that words have efficacy. More importantly we must hope that people believe what they say

  • Oct
    12

    Recent reports have indicated a sudden jump in deterioration of air quality in Delhi. A recent WHO report had identified 13 of world’s most polluted top 20 cities in

  • Oct
    06

    There is traditionally little interest in and very limited knowledge of South Asian affairs in East Asia. The buddhists of course are aware that their religion originated

  • Oct
    04

    Prime minister Narendra Modi’s tagline mera desh badal raha hai is a well meaning statement. We should take it seriously

  • Oct
    03

    In the pell-mell of India-Pakistan diplo-polity lies half truths and innuendos dominate with Janus faced Pakistan front running India. Its loquacious spin doctors always busy armed with

  • Oct
    02

    After the attacks in Uri and the killings of the 18 jawans, there has been a lot of sabre rattling and cries for tit for tat revenge. From a

  • Sep
    29

    Census data has indicated that about eight crore children are out of school. This is indeed tragic seven decades after independence

  • Sep
    28

    There is now a growing realisation that linking agriculture and nutrition would have the maximum impact for overcoming the malnutrition affecting large numbers of children, women and men in our