Analysis

Bridging the Gap

The sooner we recognise that delays and sub-optimal infrastructure is costing us money, the better. We need to bridge this fundamental gap in our capability to provide better infrastructure. Our response to emergencies will be enhanced..

Modi 2.0 - Ram, Rashtra & Roti

For anyone who understand the essence of Shri Ram and Ramayana would know that Ram Rajya stands for peace, prosperity and power of spirituality. Prime Minister Modi during his speech at the grand and still simple function at Ayodhya Bhoomi Pujan brought all these elements together as per the Bharatiya wisdom and rejected the Western parametres based on binaries..

Hindutva and its Judicial Interpretation: A Chronological Development

Hindutva and its Judicial Interpretation: A Chronological Development..

How Modi outscored Xi

PM Modi is changing the rules of the game like an ace, to India’s advantage. Securing India’s energy security via energy diplomacy, by forging sustainable partnerships in the Central Asian Region, is Modi’s impeccable way of realigning geopolitical equations in the post-COVID era..

The Pathbreaking verdict

The historic verdict by the SC bench has corrected the wrongs set by the Division Bench of Kerala High Court which had failed to notice that the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and its properties remained vested in the presiding deity..

The Best Under Extremes

The Border Roads Organisation is a unique organisation with a sound tradition of service and honour that has served the nation well, despite the enormous challenges it has faced..

Lessons of 1921

If studied deeply with factual historical documents, it can be understood that Moplah Riot was the anterior form of the modern Jihad..

Go for the Win; Not Play for the Draw

What is wrong with India as a sporting nation? Thanks to the well-embedded nepo-sports mafia holding the Indian Sports to ransom, it is time to crack the whip in a New India..

The Great Game of Soul-Harvesting Through Conversions

The Great Game of Soul-Harvesting Through Conversions..

Why Ban Chinese Apps?

China has been using botnet and AI to target other countries and the Chinese apps are only tools in its nefarious agenda. It is important that the software that we install on our machines & mobiles are from dependable sources and one country which we cannot rely on with our data is China..

The DALAI LAMA And His ETERNAL RELEVANCE

His Holiness the Dalai Lama reminded the significance of meditating on the path of TRUTH in his Message on the First Dharma Chakra Celebration at Varanasi, July 4, 2020. No wonder, the entire world is praying for his long-life and salute to his incessant and peaceful struggle to establish the TRUTH about TIBET. For Bharat, he is part of the revered legacy of spiritual Gurus. His relevance to Global Peace is eternal not just due to the emerging turmoil in the world politics, but due to his spiritual ..

Challenging Chinese Imperialism

PM Modi’s recent visit to Leh sent a stern message to China. Don’t mess with Bharat. Beijing realised it had blundered in the Galwan Valley, where it received 43 dead soliders in body bags..

GST at 3 - A Giant Reform

The seamless GST implementation by the Modi government is a glowing tribute to what political conviction of courage can achieve. No country with India’s geographical size, complexity or population, could have reined in inflation amidst a choppy global environment and still effectively executed GST..

Black Lives Matter: A Massive Global Conspiracy

Black Lives Matter is a massive Communist-Marxists-Anarchist conspiracy to overthrow the Trump Administration in the United States. The same anti-national Communist anarchists undertook to destabilise the Modi Government in India through Shaheen Bagh protests. Black Lives Matter is a political propaganda, so was the Shaheen Bagh conspiracy..

Is the Dynasty all set for Implosion?

While Indian troops along the LAC are locked in an eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation with the Chinese Army, Beijing-sponsored Gandhi dynasty and its keyboard warriors of the Congress are waging war on Twitter..

A Paradigm Shift

While the world is still reeling under the devastating impact of the novel Corona virus pandemic, it has taught us a few unforgettable lessons. Do not depend on anyone, anymore. Stand on your own..

Deciphering China’s Belligerence: The fear of losing the Pakistan Card?

Modi government correctly comprehended that India’s China policy could not be seen in isolation to Pakistan, Beijing’s all-weather friend. To tackle the menacing dragon, it was necessary to defang Pakistan which was achieved by scrapping Article 370 and integrating Kashmir fully with India. A weakened Pakistan is not in China’s interests and has rattled the dragon to no end..

The Real War by China is in Cyber-Space

China does not have the courage to fight even a armed proxy war. The only war China is fighting world over is Information war and Bharat has to combat this war with offensive defence..

Deep-Rooted Divisive Plan

The systematically created false narrative about the February 2020 attacks on peaceful citizens of India is the case in point here..

Ashta-Laxmi rise to the Occassion

All the North-Eastern states seem to be well prepared to take on this challenge and by the standards of their efforts till date, it will not be a surprise if the region remains the most protected in India from the deadly virus. The combination of good governance and community responsibility is a tough collaboration for even COVID-19 to breach..

Untold story of Invasion and Destruction of Tibet by Communist China

No country has stood up and actively opposed the grave and open human rights violations in Tibet by Communist China. Law of jungle still prevails here as the bigger fish goes on eating the smaller fish, with no protest from the world..

Disaster, Another Disaster and Disaster Management

Robust leadership at the NDMA, preparing the healthcare system for new viruses and infectious diseases, and designing a decentralised, intensity based tier structured approach to care delivery can help the country tackle crisis like COVID19 better in the future...

The Pulitzer Line and Fire of Separatism

The Congress party which is increasingly veering to the fringe must also seriously introspect on its future. It risks complete political annihilation if it persists in repeatedly adopting such a clearly negate-India stand and in playing with the fire of separatism..

Challenges and opportunities for MSMEs

Under these exacerbating circumstances, it is essential for the MSMEs and their leadership to face the multiple and unprecendented challenges with a multi-pronged approach..

Disinformation in Times of A Pandemic

Disinformation in Times of A Pandemic..

Is SC Closing the Stable after Horse has Bolted?

Is SC Closing the Stable after Horse has Bolted?..

Time to Bell the Cat

Time to Bell the Cat..

Optics with Substance

The American President Trump and Prime Minister Modi both are committed to promoting and protecting their respective national interests while at the same time moving their nations forward on a common path that promotes the overall prosperity and security of their people..

A New Strategic Horizon

From the ‘Howdy Modi’ in Houston on September 22, 2019 to ‘Namaste Trump’ in Ahmedabad on February 24, 2020, the bonhomie between PM Modi and President Trump has always been on a steep curve..

Intolerant Distorians

What happened at the Indian History Congress on December 29, 2019 when the left-leaning delegates disrupted the speech of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan is not new. Some elements have been trying to misuse the prestigious IHC platform for their vested interests since 1989 when the similar scene was witnessed at Gorakhpur session of IHCRajendra Chadha Recently, the inaugural session of the 80th Indian History Congress (IHC) was held in Kannur University from December 28 to 30, 2019. It was ..

Delhi and its colossal decline

Delhi of 2020 will have to make a choice whether to go with AAP, a party that supports those who want to break India and is involved in relentless minority appeasement or go with a party that will put the focus back to development of the national capitalSumit Bhasin Delhi as a city has always been a perfect blend of art, culture and a modern metropolis. This blend was possible only due to progressive investments in metro, flyovers and other public infrastructure.   Devastating ..

Lies, Damned Lies, and Propaganda

AAP Government designed sophisticated propaganda to bolster their lies on so-called ‘education revolution’ in Delhi. A closer look at facts and statistics busts all the lies and mythsAbhishek Ranjan RTI findings exposed the Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) claim that school education in Delhi has been reverberating in the last five year under their Government. An RTI query by a Delhi resident Tejpal Singh on how many new schools have been opened by AAP Government during April 1, 2015 ..

Beware of Project Arab Spring

The sinister agenda to ignite violent unrest and destabilise India from within-Pathikrit Payne Is there an uncanny similarity between how things developed in Arab Spring in West Asia and how things are shaping up in the name of anti-CAA protest in India? Is there a veiled attempt to create a Civil War kind of situation in India in the name of opposition to an act passed by Parliament? Are some trying to create a Syria kind of devastation in India? The answers to these questions are chillingly ..

The Cardinal Need for Legislative Action

Dataism, Cardinal Need for Legislative Action, Citizenship Amendment Act, Sovereignty and Nation..

A Karyakarta on Top

The BJP has once again proved that it is a party with a difference where a simple grassroots karyakarta has the chance to reach the top. There is a place for everyone here and respect for..

SLOWDOWN AS A SPRINGBOARD

Bharat should use global slowdown as a springboard to take the next big leap..

Constitutional Sanctity of CAA

Citizenship Amendment Act is standing the test of the polarisation between divisive and nationalist forces. Nationalist forces have to assert, lest India will find it difficult to survive..

Understanding the CAA

Understanding the CAA ..

The Five Cabal States

Can five states refuse to implement Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019?..

A Case of Poor Messaging

The ‘Resident forces’ in Jharkhand worked overtime to de-stabilise the BJP government in the last five years. However, the state government managed fairly well, though it lost the final battle to personal egos and ineffective messaging..

Ayodhya and the Economic Growth

Ayodhya and the Economic Growth..

Fractured Polity and the Easter Blasts

While it is difficult to say if better relations between President, PM and multiple intelligence agencies could have averted the tragedy on Easter Sunday, it seems evident that Sri Lanka’s fractured political leadership contributed in no small measure to the mental paralysis that scotched an effective response to the timely intelligence input..

The Astute Anchor

Strong leaders from Congress and NCP are ditching the mother ship and joining BJP as they see no future in politics of caste and broken promises. Thanks to the Astute Leadership of CM Devendra Fadnavis the entire politics of Maharashtra has been shifted to development and delivery in the last five years..

An eye-opener on Status of Women

The findings of the nationwide study conducted by Pune-based Drishti on the condition of women in Bharat are eye-opener. They capture the obstacles the women face in their march to realise their full potential. The challenge is to design the strategies to overcome those challenges ..

An eye-opener on Status of Women

The findings of the nationwide study conducted by Pune-based Drishti on the condition of women in Bharat are eye-opener. They capture ..

Pipeline of Inclusive Progress

The Motihari-Amlekhgunj oil pipeline will go down in the history as an embodiment of mastery over art of implementation and a display of remarkable ingenuity of PM Modi to circumvent Chinese ..

Shaping A New Haryana

Transparency, good governance and progressive policies of Manohar Lal Government shapes a New Haryana..

Roots of Communal Politics

The rise of Muslim political parties in British India in Bengal and their primacy of religious identity over national identity..

The Afghan Imbroglio: What Next?

The Afghan imbroglio and the subsequent political and economical quagmire of the country as a result of..

Intellectual Invasion Continues...

Though, the DNA study of the skeletal remains found at Rakhigarhi shows no Central Asian traces, once again indicating the Aryan invasion theory was flawed, the intellectual colonisers continue their efforts to push the divisive agenda..

Lie, Lie & Lie

Lie, Lie & Lie..

Kashmiriyat or Kashmiri Shariat?

Terrifying. Muslim mob flags a bus, thrashes the driver, breaks windows, is about to set it on fire, when some occupants plead they are also Muslim. ..

Kargil Vijay Diwas: A War that Stretched India’s Patience

The Kargil War lasted 82 days, martyring hundreds of soldiers with thousands wounded. All because we consistently failed to fathom the enemy's duplicity in the name of ..

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Have We Learnt the Lessons?

The enormity of Kargil War exposed the Army's inadequacies to defend our country against the agression of an invisible enemy. Nonetheless, the Army vanquished the enemy with..

National Population Policy: Infiltration & Economy

If Assam has to prosper, then we must protect our natural resources from the infiltrators and simultaneously send a message to the business community that there is peace in the stateShshank Saurav The Bharatiya Janata Party promised to implement nationwide National Register of Citizens (NRC) if voted back to power. NRC issue became a matter of debate in Assam and Bengal and despite apprehensions that it may cost BJP in the elections, party chief Amit Shah decided to stick to the stand. Infiltration ..

Re-verification of National Register of Citizens

The National Register of Citizens update in Assam is perhaps one of independent India’s most extensive and intensive census exercisesPRANJIT AGARWALA After the publication of the final draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam in July 2018, the Supreme Court of India scrutinised the district-wise break-up of the names of those excluded. Based on the scrutiny, the SC considered it necessary to carry out at least 10 per cent sample re-verification of the names of those included. ..

India’s refusal to sign Osaka Declaration

Refusal of Osaka Declaration on Digital Economy and Tecno-Nationalism Approach of IndiaRahul Rathore The entire world is growing on the theme to give priority to national objectives. US President Donald Trump is working with America first, Israel giving importance to their national values, Chinese adopted isolated cum nationalised approach long back. Indian citizens elected their Prime Minister again on nationalist approach.  PM Modi and US President Trump at G20 Osaka Summit  The ..

Existential crisis looms in Pakistan: The terror factory now faces a host of challenges

Facing an existential threat and under enormous pressure from the international community, Pakistan is clawing at every straw for a dialogue with Bharat, which is not willing, unless Pakistan dismantles its terror factoriesRajan Khanna Pakistan’s desperation to engage Bharat in peace talks is understandable. Not only Pakistan's geostrategic reasons are compelling Pakistan leadership to restart diplomatic parleys with Bharat but also Pakistan’s crumbling economy is forcing Prime Minister ..

Harvesting without Investing

Crops need water and Zero Budget Agriculture means drawing less water to achieve more crop per drop. Hence, Zero Budget Agriculture is set to induce farmers to opt for the products, which have a better market realisation. Residue-free farming will deliver good returns with whatever small size of landholdings without having to disturb farmers’ families & boundariesMadan Diwan Bharat has been a source of global exploitation over the last several decades. Invaders after invaders came ..

Mysterious Death and Unanswered Questions!

Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s untimely death is deeply shrouded in mystery and dark conspiracy, hatched by Sheikh Abdullah, who in cahoot with Pt Jawaharlal Nehru, wanted to see the back of a legendary leader like Dr MookerjeeIn the early hours of June 23,1953, around 2.30 am Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee died in detention at the State Hospital in Srinagar. His illness, suppression of the news of his illness, the delay and callous attitude towards his treatment and his lonely death has moved generations ..

Ten Powerful Leadership Mantras from Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Here are the ten mantras for everyday leadership practitioners:..

Imperative to Ban Glyphosate

Many states, including Punjab, Kerala, Andhra, Telangana and Maharashtra have either banned Glyphosate or are in the process to ban it. But the companies are opposing the ban saying only the Central government can ban it. In this situation, the Centre needs to intervene in favour of the Indian farmersDr. Ashwani Mahajan In the year 2015, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), an agency of the World Health Organization (WHO), had found in its research that ‘glyphosate’, ..

Modi’s BIMSTEC Overture Leaves Pakistan in lurch

India’s ‘Look East’ policy with BIMSTEC is set to bear fruit politically and economically, after India frustrated Pakistan in its attempt to hijack the SAARC to achieve their nefarious political agendaGopal Dhok Prime Minister Modi invited BIMSTEC leaders for the glittering swearing-in ceremony that took place last month at forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan on May 30, 2019. Many foreign policy experts pointed out that Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan was not invited ..

Mitigating Challenges for National Education

A lot of wonderful work has been done in the education sector within the country but has so far gone unnoticed. Instead of importing the ideas, what is needed is to facilitate the identification, understanding, scaling and replicating those successful practices Partha Pratim Mazumder The committee headed by renowned scientist Dr K Kasturirangan to formulate the draft of new Education Policy has submitted its report. The key question is whether there is a need for new education policy. It ..

Reflections on Policy Reforms in the Draft National Education Policy 2019

The contemporary urgency is one of thinking about a rich quality education at all levels, given India will be home to the world’s largest population of the young..

Veer Savarkar was always a Veer, will be remembered as a Veer in the history of Indian Freedom Struggle

The Congress’s Sarkari historians along with the Marxist counterparts mainly attempt to demolish Savarkar contributions on three counts. Firstly, that he apologised with the British but they fail to take into account the realities about what they term as the ‘Mercy Petition and Apology’ to the British ..

Time to Uncover the Hidden Facts

Research into the 1857 War of Independence has revealed some startling facts most of which were unknown until recently. It also questions the death of Tatya Tope and Rani Lakshmibai. Prof. Kapil Kumar is a renowned thinker and historian. He is presently Professor at IGNOU. His research into the 1857 War of Independence against the British has revealed some startling facts most of which were unknown until recently. The role of common women of the country in this war has seldom been narrated except ..

The National War for Freedom

Several studies have tried to prove that the 1857 War of Independence was limited only to a few regions. However, a cursory look into the places and regions where the battles were fought reveal it was spread all across Bharat, from Bombay in the West to Calcutta in the East and from Rawalpindi in the North to Kerala in the South Every Indian will feel proud on hearing of the events of the first war of Independence in 1857. This war is the most phenomenal and unparalleled event in the history of ..

Election Commission Under Fire!

The Election Commission of India is being hauled over the coals by political parties and other vested interests for its alleged failure to censure MCC violationsThe Election Commission (EC) is under fire from all quarters: political parties, Supreme Court, voters, media and even former bureaucrats. “Fire and Fury” of political parties against the EC is largely to obtain ‘ban’ on campaigning by rivals are largely cosmetic and temporary.  Election Commission ..

Big victory for farmers as PepsiCo withdraws all cases

Now that PepsiCo has withdrawn its law suit against farmers, it has become clear that the company cannot force the farmers to sell potatoes exclusively to themDr. Ashwani Mahajan The spokesman of PepsiCo Company, on May 2, 2019, made a statement that the company is withdrawing the case against farmers of Gujarat. For the past some time the company was maintaining that the farmers have infringed upon their intellectual property by using FC-5 variety of potato seeds material (tubers) to cultivate ..