The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands in times of challenge and controversy
— Martin Luther King,
Kishore Mahbubani, a retired Singaporean diplomat, published a provocative essay in the Financial Times on Monday that began like this:
“Dictators are falling. Democracies are failing
The latest India-related WikiLeaks disclosures, based on cables detailing conversations between United States diplomats and Indian politicians, diplomats, bureaucrats and journalists, show many of the latter in remarkably poor light.
For India looking east is making more sense with every passing day. Asia’s economic growth and India’s trade ties with Asian countries are critical now to India’s economic
There seems to be much confusion on the meaning and purpose of corporate governance. In the light of recent scandals and global profligacy especially by banks and nations
On Tuesday Japan got its 33rd prime minister Yoshihiko Noda since the end of World War II. Since the resignation of prime minister Junichiro Koizumi in
In many countries getting a university education is not what it used to be: Guaranteed entrance into an employment track, where salary and perks grew year in and year out.
The Union government and also state governments are expanding the number of IITs and schools that offer engineering and management education. They are supposed not only to address the
“A nation’s culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people. ”
— Mahatma Gandhi
The country has been held hostage by the recent events at Ramlila grounds
Modern India has a new caste system. Today’s brahmins are the officialdom the administration that interprets not the shastras but laws and regulations