Budget 2019: A poll vault

IMG_20190202_224507Critics of Congress’s ‘populism’, the NDA takes a somersault and promises flamboyant spending programmes, keeping an eye on general elections 2019

Why did Urjit Patel resign?

urjit patel resignedThe RBI Governor’s resignation reflects a revolt against Modi regime’s attempts to tamper with the autonomy of the central bank.  And there’s more

Sharing is caring. Really?

uber problems in India

An investigation into the experience of Uber drivers in Bengaluru exposes the chinks in the gig/sharing economy armour

The Syrian Crisis: A primer

The Syrian Crisis: A primer

In six years, Syria, a relatively peaceful country in the Middle East, has become one of the largest human suffering zones in the world.