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Rajeev Chandrasekhar

  • The nightmare is over

    Rajeev Chandrasekhar Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha The last 10 years' nightmare is over. Election 2014 is an unprecedented vote for Narendra Modi as prime minister. It has been unanimous and overwhelming. Indians, across religion, caste and community, have voted for Modi's vision of Good...

    Saturday, 17 May 2014 - 6:27am
  • Political leadership betrayed our soldiers

    Rajeev Chandrasekhar, MP, arugues that declassifying the Henderson Brooks report will once again focus attention on the failure of the political leadership to stand by our soldiers.

    Friday, 21 March 2014 - 10:10am
  • Political leadership betrayed our soldiers

    More than 50 years after India's debacle in 1962 war with China the Henderson Brooks Report, kept under lock and key in the Defence Ministry's South Block office in Delhi, has been leaked. A report that looked into reasons for India's defeat has been kept away as a classified document for such a...

    Friday, 21 March 2014 - 9:40am
  • Bifurcation is not a panacea

    The problems Bangalore is facing are less to do with structure or size of the city, but rather of more fundamental issues of planning and institutional performance in terms of contracting and delivering public services.

    Wednesday, 23 January 2013 - 10:32am
  • Here’s what we owe the young woman

    The 23-year-old woman is gone. But she leaves behind a shamed and a mourning nation. In her death, she has become the symbol of how we have, as a country and people, let her and her family down.

    Sunday, 30 December 2012 - 10:00am
  • Don’t attack CAG for performing its constitutional duty

    If it wasn’t for the CAG and the Supreme Court, some cases would never have seen the light of the day and would have disappeared from the public discourse and memory.

    Monday, 8 October 2012 - 10:00am
  • 'Govt must take steps now'

    The Kolkata tragedy should be a wake-up call for the civic and fire services agencies in Bangalore.

    Monday, 12 December 2011 - 4:14pm
  • Ode to Steve Jobs, creator of cool, classy gadgets

    The years I spent at Intel in the Microprocessor Design team in the late 80s were also the years that the basic building blocks for the technology world.

    Saturday, 8 October 2011 - 10:53am
  • The Lokpal Debate: Lokpal will be giant leap for democracy

    The groundswell of public support for the amendments to the Lokpal Bill has clearly established that ordinary Indians want a recast of their democracy and governance.

    Thursday, 26 May 2011 - 1:17pm
  • 3 steps to recovering the telecom loot. Does the PM have the guts?

    The telecom sector has always been notorious for its scams — with ministers like Sukhram, Pramod Mahajan and now Andimuthu Raja.

    Wednesday, 8 December 2010 - 2:00am