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Ankur Bhardwaj

  • A forgettable century: Why Narendra Modi's big mandate must be followed up with constructive work

    The Narendra Modi-led NDA government is about to complete 100 days in office. So this is an appropriate time to look at how the new administration in Delhi is shaping up for the bigger challenges that lie ahead in the coming months and years. It would be unfair to the new government to be subjected...

    Wednesday, 3 September 2014 - 4:05pm
  • 30 days on, why does India still not have a full-time Defence Minister?

    The Narendra Modi led BJP won a decisive mandate in the recently concluded election cycle and surpassed even its own wildest dreams when it won 282 seats - a number which went higher with its allies in the NDA. In his campaign, Modi had promised a decisive shift in the way the country was governed...

    Wednesday, 2 July 2014 - 1:02pm
  • Is Indian Hockey hopeless?

    The Hockey World Cup ended this Sunday with Australia winning the Men’s trophy for the second consecutive time and their 3rd World Cup win over all. India also participated and finished ninth. They had finished 8th in the previous edition of the world cup which was held at home. India last won the...

    Tuesday, 17 June 2014 - 7:25pm
  • Are khap panchayats as vile as the media portrays them?

    “Khaps are a major problem in your state, right?”

    Monday, 16 June 2014 - 5:15pm