Toothless government and opposition - 1 year ago
Yes, legislators have the right to corner the government on what they feel concerned about, whether it is corruption, FDI (foreign direct investment) or any other issue. This is one of the primary aspects of functioning of a parliamentary democracy.
Ladies in command, yet not in demand - 1 year ago
Paradoxically, the ladies in India seem to be, in most situations, at extreme ends of the pole at the top and also at the bottom.
Political ride atop bubbles of gossip - 1 year ago
Political communication in around six-and-a-half decades of Indias Independence has retained an amazing importance where gossip is concerned.
The many Rupees that govern Indian politics - 1 year ago
The letter R and also the words pronounced similarly, hour and our have highly unpredictable as well as extremely predictable association with Indian politics, from melodrama, lobbying, campaigning and to that of rhetoric.
Democratic Challenges for Islamist President - 1 year ago
Democracy and Islam are rarely viewed through the same political lens by United States and its allies, because of which an Islamists victory through democratic polls in Egypts presidential elections has sent confusing signals.
How and why women are their own worst enemies - 1 year ago
Why would a mature, normal person suddenly change her attitude towards the society and thus her style of living? It is more than a case of their not wanting to face others outside their homes
Is cricket really a gentlemens game? - 1 year ago
The cricket frenzy of viewers around the world is decided by the movements of a small ball, a course dependent on the actions of 22 players.
Art of selling dreams, without discount - 1 year ago
The business of selling dreams is at its peak in India, even though it spells losses for most indulging in this profession.
Muslim vote: More political hype than electoral prowess - 1 year ago
It is disturbing that political noise made about the Muslim vote even in the interest of Indian secularism can excite communal passions.
A test for Rahuls magic wand - 1 year ago
Sporting at times an unshaven look, with hairstyle not totally immaculate or in fashion, what political message is Rahul Gandhi really trying to convey ahead of the UP assembly polls?