India has again bungled the marines issue - 1 month ago
My earlier article 'India has botched up the marines issue' (DNA, March 15) closed with the dismal statement that India is not the US to get back the marines by any means.
Kasabs hanging does no good to UPA-2 or to India - 5 months ago
Kasabs hanging may not make a difference to the causes, contexts, contents and contours of terrorism in India, Pakistan or elsewhere. If anything, it will only exacerbate terrorism.
The Kejriwals need all-out support to throw the corrupt out - 6 months ago
Central to understanding and appreciating the Kejriwal teams work are three important issues.
Three cheers to Mamata Banerjee - 7 months ago
No one can question Banerjee's earnestness in purpose, commitment to the cause, and readiness to fight for it without caring for its political fallout
A case for Sangma as President - 11 months ago
The saying that the best laid plans of mice and men often go awry has been true in the wheeling and dealing of the Congress.
Centres minorities sub-quota ploy badly backfires - 11 months ago
The May 28 judgment by an Andhra Pradesh high court division bench quashing the sub-quota for minorities in central government posts and certain central educational institutions brings into sharp focus the gross abuse of the reservation system by our political buccaneers and the judiciarys overall failure to ensure adherence to its rulings.
Just why was that cartoon in text books? - 1 year ago
As it was published when the three-year work on the Constitution was nearing completion it was in the fitness of the then political context.
The UPAs not so melodious swansong - 1 year ago
It looks as though the Congress-led UPA government will have its swansong in this budget session when it is about to complete its third year in office.
The Lokpals last gasp - 1 year ago
The UPA governments contentious Lokpal is not in its last lap as the media would have it; to all intents and purposes it is in its last gasp.
Fishing in Mullaperiyars troubled waters - 1 year ago
Imperialism in India left behind many vexatious, intractable and rather insoluble problems.