Opinion

Geo-Cultural Phenomenon called Bharat

Bharat is a geo-cultural phenomenon, deeply rooted in the conscience of this land. This eternal truth of our lives deserves to be embraced..

Imran’s Fiasco of Fiscal Mismanagement

One big reason behind the steady decline of Pakistan’s economy is the fiscally draining requirements of the Pakistan Army. The army’s continuing enmity with India and obsession with Kashmir is causing a negative impact on the country’s resources. Instead of allocating sufficient funds to address acute and long-standing poverty, the country spends the largest amount on defence..

N Biren Singh: The Footballer who continues to score goals for Manipur at 60

N Biren Singh has delivered on the promises of his party within record time and much more. Like Jose Mourinho, he too is a maverick. Like Mourinho, he too is a ‘Special One’. The only difference is he doesn’t have to say it himself...

What kind of a world do you envision, when your time is up?

I have a few questions for global Hindus. Will you stand up against the massive propaganda against the Hindus? Will you do your part to protect your dharma, culture, traditions, and civilization? Or will you hide behind the fraud veil of secularism, dance in the tune of billionaire masters for some brownie point award, and watch our ONLY SURVIVING CIVILIZATION vanish (like the others)?..

Church Priority over Last 400 Years: Social Justice or Conversion?

Christians across the world decry evils of Hindu caste system and lose no opportunity to blame Hindu religion for the same, ignoring that caste, segregation and untouchability were given sanction by the Pope..

Will Rajnikant's debut in politics be a blockbuster?

Will Rajnikant's debut in politics be a blockbuster?..

Victory of Democracy over False Narratives

Victory of Democracy over False Narratives..

Atmanirbhar in Data Management

A democratic country like India cannot afford risk of misuse of citizen's data that may not only harm them individually but impact country's security and peace..

From Virtual Dictatorship To Actual Democracy

The combined opposition seems to be determined to not only topple the government being led by Imran Khan but also to free the country from the stranglehold of the Pakistan Army. Will the original DNA of Pakistan allow to move the country towards Actual Democracy? ..

‘One Nation, One Election’call makes sense

Recently Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised the pitch for ‘One Election’ and a single voter list for all elections as frequent spread-out polls are a drain on resources and detrimental to development..

Winds of Change

Allaying all fears and apprehensions the elections proved a great success. The gusto with which people of all ages came out of their houses ignoring the challenges of bad weather, harsh winter, and terrorist threat proved their faith in the Panchayat Raj system. The participation in Kashmir has surprised many, including the Gupkar Alliance..

RIP Two Maulanas: One Spreading Love, Other Hate

While India’s Shia cleric Syed Kalbe Sadiq was the epitome of class and dignity. His sermons always spread the message of peace brotherhood among people of different faiths. Maulana Kalbe’s Pakistani counterpart Khadim Hussain Rizvi was known for using the most venomous language for his rivals and people of other religions in full public view..

Looking beyond Farm Bills

Looking beyond Farm Bills..

Highs of New Farm Laws

The new agro reform measures seem to aim at not only farmers' benefit, but the betterment of public health. If implemented religiously and all on-going infrastructure works get completed as scheduled, then agro reform would reduce the cost of medicines in common households of India..

State-sponsored Violation of Human Rights in West Bengal

West Bengal showcases the pathetic fate of Human Rights. Recommendations of State Legislature (represented de facto by a single person) violate Human Rights of common people & the State Bureaucrats implement them. A selected set of Bureaucrats work out methods of implementing illegal & unconstitutional recommendations manipulating the interpretations of Constitutional provisions. Legislature-Bureaucracy nexus thus choked Human Rights & got West Bengal converted into a rogue State..

Islamic State in Afghanistan is a Major Threat

ISIS is hostile to any arrangement with the West and its allies in many ways it’s deadlier than Taliban and Al-Qaeda. As its sole focus on global jihad motivates them to launch attacks on the West as soon, they get a fertile ground for themselves. So, it becomes important to tackle them in Afghanistan otherwise IS will use Afghan soil as a launching pad for their global operations ..

All India Muslim League in the Making

Those who know the havoc the All India Muslim League has caused to India through the demand of separate nation for Muslims and the loss of life during the Partition days are worried of the repetition of the partition events. It is in this historical background that the rise of AIMIM as new Muslim League is worrying both Hindu and Muslim communities..

Approximate Nature of Aryan Migration Theory

In this series, we will take a look at the exact nature of Aryan Invasion ‘Theory’, its various stratums and refutation by Indian scholars..

On a slippery slope

A slew of controversies and corruption cases has put CPM, the lead partner of the Left Democratic Front in Kerala, in serious trouble..

Saffron at the End of Dark Tunnel

BJP is making giant strides in Tamil Nadu. Hindu awakening built up by relentless efforts during the last three generations of karyakartas is having the effect at last..

The Political Playground of New-Age Separatists

The Political Playground of New-Age Separatists..

A Critical Appraisal of Pakistan’s Intent and India’s Response

A Critical Appraisal of Pakistan’s Intent and India’s Response..

Universality of University

The new policy has opened the doors for Individual development, local growth, national progress and global well being. Theoretically, this policy is a firm step towards making India a superpower..

Future is Green

Green Jobs’ are ideally the jobs that contribute to preserve or restore the environment, be they in traditional sectors such as manufacturing and construction, or in new, emerging green sectors such as clean fuels, renewable energy, grid and electricity, clean vehicles, energy security and efficiency...

Revitalising Bharat

With effective policy support, India can emerge as a global destination for higher education..

Holism in Asian Traditions Holds the Key

Learning from indigenous knowledge, cultural traditions and philosophical richness holds the key to the post-Covid economic recovery of Asian countries, says an Indian researcher ..

Joe Biden and Bharat

By all counts, Joe Biden’s presidency will augur well for Indo-US relations. It will stand by India in case of a confrontation with China and in the long run, add to Bharat’s pursuit of Atmanirbhar Bharat..

Not Mere Cheerleaders But soldiers themselves

In the modern world, a citizen’s role has changed from being an active cheerleader to being an active soldier, albeit without guns. Just as conventional soldiers resist territorial invasion and launch counter operations, civilian soldiers must resist cognitive invasion and launch offensives of their own..

A Test of Fire & Sacrifice of Blood

Kashmir has found its destiny as a part of the largest democracy in the world with a test of fire and sacrifice of blood. The bravery of the soldiers and civilians who fought the war shoulder to shoulder can never be forgotten nor allowed to go in vain ..

Self-Defence for Self-reliance

Along with inculcating values of respect for the other gender, there is a strong case for formulating a ‘National Girls Self-Defence Policy’ to empower women physically so that rising crimes against them can be curbed..

Fighting Love Jihad

An effective law should be enacted to prevent rising cases of fraudulent love marriages where radical Muslim men use ‘love’ as a ruse to trap gullible non-Muslim girls, sexually exploit and convert them to Islam..

Reflecting the Spirit of New India

The more the nation or country encourages education, the more it is empowered and developed. Our new education policy will help the youth to become global citizens ..

Enabling Amendment

The point to ponder is that the laws have not tampered with the right of ownership. It is up to the owner of the land to sell it or not. No power on the earth can force him to part with his land. Rather in case he is interested in selling the land, he would get the best price since the market forces will be in play..

Erdogan’s Proxy Army: A Ticking Time Bomb

Erdogan’s Proxy Army: A Ticking Time Bomb ..

The Moplah Jihad

Truth is the first casualty of ideological tyranny. Not Rebellion, not Uprising, not Revolt; this was stark naked Moplah Jihad..

The Myths and Lies Being Spread by Gupkaris

Kashmir-based political parties for long exploited the innocent Kashmiris. The evil alliance needs to accept the reality and lead the Kashmiris in realising their aspirations rather than plunging them back into the dark past..

Annexation: Myths Vs History

Annexation: Myths Vs History ..

Either Black or White

After regional arm of the Financial Action Task Force has retained Pakistan in the enhanced follow-up list on the premise that the country has failed to curb terror funding and money laundering, pakistan has no scope to be in a grey list. There are no shades of grey in the issues related to curbing terrorism..

Systemised Loot of the System by the System

Systemised Loot of the System by the System..

'The force of nationalism that was denied its glory '

The INA was not just an army of rebels, but it was much more than we were led to believe. It was an idea, a movement; that, the love for the nation came above everything else. For the Bravehearts of the INA, spilling their own blood for India was a small sacrifice, about which they didn't have the slightest of second thoughts..

Enough is Enough

Enough is Enough..

India’s Strategic Achievement has Left China Disconcerted

India’s Strategic Achievement has Left China Disconcerted..

A Grand Vision of Prosperous Bharat

India is getting ready to enter a new stage of industrial expansion with higher employment with a integral approach..

Not Sensation but Sensitivity

Crimes against women cannot be prevented through legislation alone. Media must stop sensationalising rape cases for the sake of TRPs..

Rape: Fallout of Value Erosion

Solution lies in Value-based Education ..

Gilgit-Baltistan: Let India Reclaim Its Forgotten Territory

Gilgit-Baltistan: Let India Reclaim Its Forgotten Territory..

THE Dragon-Fighter of Xinjiang

Despite physical and psychological torture, Rebiya continues her fight for freedom of East Turkistan..

The Chinese ‘art’ of dialogue

When Mao wiped out an entire generation of Uyghur leadership on the pretext of 'dialogue'..

A Dirty Picture

The recent developments after the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput has put the spotlight back on the villainous acts of the people associated with Bollywood..

In Search of Nalanda

Quality education and holistic development can only be achieved if all the players in the field of education be it, students, teachers, institutions, or bureaucracy collectively and actively strive for excellence. Bihar is crying for re-establishing itself as the hotspot of education it used to be in times of Nalanda and Takshashila. Are we listening?..

NEP is Key to India’s Quest for the Superpower Status

The inter-disciplinary, professional and vocational training envisaged in the NEP will play a significant role in achieving the 'Self-Reliant India' that the Prime Minister talks about. On the other hand, quality education at affordable cost will promote India as a global study destination, restoring its role as a Vishwa Guru..

Army Ethics are Minimum Use of Force & Good Faith

Army Ethics are Minimum Use of Force & Good Faith..

Farmers First or Politics First?

Allowing farmers to have market choices by enabling them to sell anywhere, and to anyone, and to unshackle them from APMC restrictions, is a long felt need. The Farming Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, is aimed at ensuring barrier-free trade in farm products bestowing upon farmers unlimited marketing freedom that will help them to come out of the clutches of the monopolistic clout of market yards..

Obnoxious headquarter of Chinese Information Warfare

Delhi police arrested a senior journalist, Rajiv Sharma, for allegedly violating the “Official Secrets Act.” Also arrested were a Chinese woman and her Nepalese companion. In the course of investigations, it has emerged that Sharma wrote for the Global Times from 2010 to 2014, it was during this period that he was recruited by a Chinese intelligence agent named Michael. How many more Sharma’s are in the payroll of Chinese intelligence and Global Times?..

Will Xi Jinping Relent

Will Xi Jinping Relent..

Vaccine Nationalism

Vaccine Nationalism..

Self-Serving Leadership is Now in Self-Preservation Mode

The call for the restoration of Article 370 is no more than a whispering campaign is something that is not going unnoticed..

Mistakes India Should Not Make

Mistakes India Should Not Make..

JEE-NEET: Facts Vs Propaganda

While academicians, educationists and experts are fully supportive of having the exams in September 2020, India's hopelessly clueless opposition is back to playing the same old hackneyed games, to muster support for it's withering agendas..

Anatomy of the West Asia Crisis & Riots in Europe

The countries need to reconsider refugee policy. This is one of the strategic tools to spread radical Islamic Jihad all over the globe..

Bringing a ‘Sea Change’ in the lives of LGBTQ People

Whether forming the National Council for Transgender Persons or amending the law to allow transgender people to inherit ancestral agricultural land or dedicating a metro station to LGBT community by approving that all employees at the metro station to be transgender or setting up India's first university for the transgender community, Modi-Yogi duo is taking all substantial spirited initiatives to empower LGBT community in a real sense..

Being Atmanirbhar through toys and games

Being Atmanirbhar through toys and games..

New Edifice of Education

Disciplined life comes only from knowing what you are, what you need to learn. The National Education Policy seems to suggest a path in that direction..

Pakistan’s Evil Network in Kashmir has collapsed

Despite Pakistan’s expectedly determined attempts to keep the flame of terrorism alive, the graph has turned down irretrievably, and soon the region will be totally free of the menace of terrorism..

Decoding the ‘Gupkar’ Declaration of Monopoly

Not content with anti-national, seditious, pro-separatist Gupkar Declaration signed on August 04, 2019, a day before the historical announcement of Modi Government, the six leaders of Kashmir centric political parties including the descendant of Indian National Congress, Nehru-Gandhi Congress, have again issued a new joint declaration in Srinagar reiterating their commitment to the original declaration. Gupkar Declaration 2.0 apart from reiterating their faith in the original version has raised many ..

Ayodhya: Beginning of A New Journey

The Ram Mandir at Ayodhya is both a celebration of one long struggle and the beginning of a new journey..

Navigating in the New World Order

Navigating in the New World Order ..

Erdogan: An Aspiring Caliph

The aspiring Caliph from Istanbul should focus more on troubles at home; otherwise one day he will meet the same fate of Gaddafi, Hosni Mubarak, or Ben Ali..

Ethnic Nationalism can Break China

China’s biggest weakness is its autocracy and now the people are fed-up with the curbs on their fundamental rights. It’s time the ethnic nationalism movement to usher in to end this over 100 years long oppression of more than 1.5 billion people ..

Making India QuTech-friendly

Quantum technology can spur the development of new breakthroughs in science, and defence (cyber and space security and warfare/deterrence capabilities, particularly with public-key cryptosystems and quantum satellite technology..

Harnessing AI Power

Digital India, backed by Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the future of e-governance in India. The recent launch of ‘National AI Portal’ and ‘Responsible AI for Youth’ is expected to take governance through AI-powered future..

The Third Way

The Third Way..

Big Boost to India’s share in Maritime Trade

Establishment of the transshipment port at Great Nicobar Island would be significant on both commercial and strategic counts not only to India but also to entire Southeast Asia, especially in view of the Chinese forays in the region..

Swadeshi model will make India strong

The Swadeshi model does not aim to close the domestic market to the global trade, but it would explore the country's true potential to make the country self-sufficient in every field. As PM Modi said, a self-reliant India, does not mean India to be in isolation. India is ready to open its door to new skills, knowledge, experience, and new technologies if it helps India's growth..

New War Cry

New War Cry..

Reality Vs Propaganda

‘Jana-Gana-Man’ is a unique creation that transcends contemporary pettiness; Gurudev had cleared the doubts about it in his lifetime..

Resolve for self-reliance: Opportunities and Challenges

Atma-Nirbhar Bharat is no longer a mere slogan but a national resolve. We need to work at multiple levels to realise this goal. Changing the mindset and policy framework to boost the domestic industry is critical for this..

Mandate for Stable Govt, Strong Leadership

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), led by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, has won in 145 constituencies, bagging a total of 150 seats with its allies, a two-thirds majority in the 225-member Parliament. Braving the Corona Pandemic the people of Sri Lanka have voted for a stronger and more stable government which is expected to herald in a new era of development..

Symbol of Our Cultural Heritage

Temples that comprise the cultural heritage of a civilization are not mere physical symbols, they are in fact an embodiment of the moral values and traditions that bind and energize the whole society. Restoration of the national and cultural heritage of Bharat will begin with the commencement of the auspicious Ram Mandir construction..

Challenging the New Kashmiri Narrative

Balanced and holistic development of Jammu & Kashmir is the panacea of all ills facing the ordinary people. For that the advocates of new narrative have to choose between the butter and the gun and stop supporting militancy/terrorism..

New Domicile Law in J&K: Undoing of a 'Constitutional Crime'

The new Domicile law has come as a great relief to all those who have been living for generations in the State but were denied basic citizenship rights as they did not fit into the State government's interpretation of Article-370 that would have qualified them to be accepted as 'permanent citizens' or 'State Subjects'..

SCALING NEWER HEIGHTS

The New Education Policy fulfills the global education development agenda, reflected in the Goal 4 of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development, adopted by India in 2015 which seeks to “ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all” by 2030..

Rajapaksa’s Landslide Victory

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), led by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, has won in 145 constituencies, bagging a total of 150 seats with its allies, a two-thirds majority in the 225-member Parliament. Braving the Corona Pandemic the people of Sri Lanka have voted for a stronger and more stable government which is expected to herald in a new era of development..

Revolution Through Knowledge: Harbinger of massive reforms

The education system of post-Independence India was raised under the deep shadow of Marxist policy makers who had little faith in Indian ethos and were in awe of the ‘Socialist and Secular’ framework of politics. Given this background, the new Education Policy-2020 approved by the Union cabinet comes as a fresh ray of hope laying out the vision of the Modi government towards education..

Forging Ahead to a Vibrant and Prosperous Future

Forging Ahead to a Vibrant and Prosperous Future..

Time to Celebrate: J&K Then and Now

The ball has been set rolling and it is for the different players now to derive benefit from the changed healthy environment after the amendment of Article 370. With opportunities galore, it is for the people to grab them..

The Harbinger of a New Order

The Hindu fight is not at all with Muslim; the fight is between Hindus anxious to renew themselves in the spirit of their civilisation, and the state, Indian in name and not in spirit and the political and intellectual class trapped in the debris the British managed to bury us under before they left..

Protecting the Core Spirit and Rationale of West Bengal

People of West Bengal need to remember that the sole objective of West Bengal’s formation to remain a absolute Hindu-majority. This was the very purpose of Dr. Syamaprasad Mukherjee’s struggle and will be the befitting tribute to him and his legacy..

Art of War and the Game of ‘GO’: Two Pillars of Chinese Strategy

Lack of proper understanding of Chinese strategic thinking stands in the way of countries losing initiative to China. Sun Tzu’s Art of War and traditional game of GO has bridge this gap. Sun Tzu’s work is considered the epitome of Chinese way of war and diplomacy while the traditional game of GO reflects Chinese strategic thinking, warfare, military tactics, and diplomatic bargaining..

Dragon Enters the Iran-India Dilemma

India at no cost should lose control of Chabahar and its ultimate integration with North-South corridor. An immediate outreach to Iran to convince it to not bargain over Chabahar is a must..

Skipping Final Exams is not a Good Idea

Skipping Final Exams is not a Good Idea..

Treading the Middle-Path on Temple Management

The Court has consciously isolated itself from the denominational argument. Since its proponents laid no factual or evidentiary edifice at the trial phase, the Court rightly refused to go into this novel factual proposition..

Expansionist China is facing the Re-awakened Bharat

Expansionist China is facing the Re-awakened Bharat..

Atmanirbharta in Arming Indian Army

One of the major flaws in our drive to indigenisation has been over-dependence on the public sector, for both R&D as well as for manufacturing. The armed forces must be given the initiative, albeit with high standards of accountability, in procurement and improvement of products acquired from indigenous private market players..

Discard hypocrisy! Open up education to meet the post-COVID19 world

All the recent education reforms in the US, the UK, and even socialist Scandinavian countries have encouraged private initiatives; many schools in developed countries have been moving towards a privately run/publicly funded model..

Dancing to Dragon’s Tune

China’s insatiable greed land strategy of grabbing countries in its debt trap diplomacy will turn improverished Nepal into another Pakistan..

REBOOTING TIBET INTO INDIA’S MINDSCAPE

If India wants to counter China’s machinations and its evil plans, then Indian Government will have to reboot Tibet’s real position onto our national mindscape..

Emergency Catalysts for Indian Nationalists: 1975 and 2020

Emergency Catalysts for Indian Nationalists: 1975 and 2020..

No One Can Stop the Lord’s Journey

Corona or not, the Lord of the Universe’s journey cannot stop under any circumstances. The age-old custom of Mahaprabhu Lord Jagannath’s cannot be disrupted for fear inviting the wrath of the Lord. And so the rath moves on, despite sans devotees..

Post-Galwan: Where are India and China headed?

a_1 H x W: 0 x India and China continue to hold talks at Brigade and Battalion Commander level in Eastern Ladakh post the Galwan valley stand-off ..