The God of Cricket Retires: A Tribute to Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar

While religions dominated our discourse on God for centuries, our indulgence with the word 'god' has spilled over to other dimensions of our life...

Why Turn Indian Coast into Graveyard?

While the debate between two contrasting views of economic development, growth-oriented outlook versus growth with redistribution of wealth, has become a part of our...

Reinterpretation of Democracy – A Falsehood

Some people called it as the August Revolution, and others called it anti-democratic. A great deal of discussion has taken place in India during...

A New Normal in Public Discourses

I was listening to an activist of the UK's far right party. I was surprised by her indifference to some gentle interventions during the debate,...

An Unfortunate Political Regime in Our Neighbourhood

Pakistan has been notoriously peace agnostic since its inception. It has adopted guerrilla warfare against its neighbours, outrageous religious doctrine against its own people,...

Frisker – The Gentleman

At Airport, earlier this week. I was stowing back my photo identity card into my wallet. I had taken it out before the security check....

Startup Juggernaut – Bridging Gaps between Hype and Reality

Startup buzz generates much hype today – not only in India, but also around the world. Whether it is a colour-coated room of a...

The Chill of Winter

When somebody talks about anything today in India, you will invariably judge if it falls in the domain of ‘tolerance’ or spills over to...

The Snowden Effect – A Continuation of Intriguing Stories

Edward Snowden is not a common man. He is apparently carrying many secret information about National Security Agency (NSA) of the USA. But again,...

Calamities in the Tiny Nation of Many Mountains

When Nepal became a full-fledged republic after shunning its Monarchy, a new hope was kindled across this tiny nation at the foothill of the...

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