The need to bring politics, business, and science together (pun)


There is an urgent need to bring politics, business, and science together in the times of de-globalisation. One wonders if we might ever appoint a businessman as our top diplomat. Imagine Mukesh Ambani Sharad Pawar (India’s richest man), running India’s diplomatic business and sitting in the cabinet committee. Quite unlikely! The bonafide and powerful argument is… Read More The need to bring politics, business, and science together (pun)

Media And The Habit Of Creating Breaking News Out Of A Wrong Story


Nationally and internationally we have seen a rising debate on the issue of nationalism versus free speech. Varying from news channels to newspapers- CNN (IBN) “the fanatic” to the Times Republic- “Nation wants to know”- the stories sound familiar. The headlines are the same, the language identical, and the narrative interchangeable. The news channels in… Read More Media And The Habit Of Creating Breaking News Out Of A Wrong Story

What Are Expectations? What Do Expectations Mean?


‘Expectation’ in general stands for a belief of happening or awaiting of something inter alia a belief of something that is bound to happen in future. Its understanding varies from people to people. Some consider it a curse, while others believe it to be a blessing in disguise. I personally believe it to be an excuse. Blaming others (or a… Read More What Are Expectations? What Do Expectations Mean?