Post entering the territories of India, the MeToo movement has made its presence felt on the subject of sexual harassment at workplace, abuse of power, and violence across industries. Continue reading Is the MeToo campaign in India transgressive?
The sirens screamed and so did the night. Vehicles torched, burned and dusted. Thousands marched on to the street to commemorate the 200-year-old tinge of a historical affair on the eve of the new year. Yes, that was a sight … Continue reading The Dalit vs Maratha pride- What led to the Koregaon violence? What does it mean?
India! The land of billions. Mystic, majestic, and yet developing. Despite years of repression and exploitation, a country that has leapt from the ashes like a phoenix in a mere span of 67 years. A growth instilled by the countless … Continue reading Sex education- is India ready for it?
Those who say demonetisation is good in the long run should recall the quote: ‘In the long run we are all dead’. -Dr. Manmohan Singh (Former Primer Minister, Economist) November 11, 2017| The monumental action by the government of India … Continue reading Why demonetisation failed? Celebrating one year of the historical Indian debacle.
Demonetisation per se, as per recent economic statistics, has turned out to be a regressive step. As most of the observers seem to agree, it was a failure in relative to the costs it imposed on the country and its … Continue reading India’s monumental failure: Demonetisation and The Haunting Voodoo Interventions
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 that businessmen would bring their “narrow commercial interest” to national governance that ought to perform for public good. Taking a cue from President Donald Trump in the U.S.A. … Our unwelcome attitude is not limited to businessmen. The powerful permanent bureaucracy is vary of allowing … Continue reading The need to bring politics, business, and science together (pun)