This is reservation of the wrong kind

Indian_Parliament_Building_Delhi_India_(3)Reservation for the economically weak is an idea whose time hasn’t come in India. For now, it will jeopardize an already emaciated system of social justice

The troubled legacy of George Fernandes

images (14)-01His working class heroics are not enough to offset the compromises Fernandes later made in order to cling to power. He betrayed the working class by joining hands with the right wing and blaming the Congress for his fall from grace sounds silly

Why BJP likes Pranab Mukherjee

Why BJP likes Pranab Mukherjee

A non-Gandhi Congress leader, someone who praised the RSS founder a great son of India, Mukherjee, a Bengali, ticks all columns of BJP’s ‘pick Congressmen strategy’

What is happening in Venezuela?

venezThe country’s economy is in a wreck, but the West’s backing to the current preposterous coup reeks of hypocrisy and partisanship 

The unmaking of a liberal

The unmaking of a liberal

When it comes to matters concerning the Hindu faith, Shashi Tharoor, a self-proclaimed liberal,  seems to be taking the path of the Hindu Right