Odd and Even: Is It a Plan or a Ploy?

I was speaking to my colleague in New Delhi. “I don’t know why these people create a chaos?” He was impatient. “You need to...

2015: The Year of Tussle between Confusion and Aspirations

The year 2015 went like a period of tussle between confusion and aspirations. Be it in India, or in western countries, or even in...

Sustainability and Security

When we scan news reports and global diplomatic activities, two things seem to have overwhelmed our priorities, as it appears. With increasing population with...

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....

Shared Experience with Broadcast Communication

It was a day a decade ago when you would glue to television to hear sermons from a nicely dressed anchor speaking in standard...

Syrian Steam and Syrup

Do you know how Syrian Crisis is linked to the Climate Change? Perhaps, global leaders are struggling to find the reason behind their myopic vision...

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...

What Is E-Commerce?

I was speaking at a chapter of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India earlier this week. As my topic was related to E-commerce,...

Furcate State into Cities

In continuation to my last week’s deliberation, I feel that I should be quite clear about my intent. Why not? People today pose more...

Indian Cities Challenge to Be Smart

Since yore cities have been built around the centre of power supplemented by commercial activities. As on this day, it seems still to be true. In...