S S Kumar

February 26, 2018

P Chidambaram in Kolkata

Chidambaram, the former Union Minister of Finance and earlier, the Union Minister for Home Affairs, graced the Bharat Chamber of Commerce at a city hotel to […]
February 23, 2018

The dailies war!

Three days ago, Times of India, Kolkata edition brought out a full-page ad in their newspaper, claiming that ‘they are #1 in Kolkata on the readership […]
February 5, 2018

The Pakoda challenge!

The fear of joblessness is affecting our youth, close to ten million getting added to ‘eligible for employment,’ every year. They are fresh undergraduates, graduates and […]
February 4, 2018

A farmers’ budget!

My hectic travel during these days has kept me from posts, which would be so until I return to Kolkata in the next couple of days. […]
January 8, 2018

Freedom or fetters?

It was in Mumbai sometimes in the late seventies. A car driving bad had hit someone and fled. My friends and I were nearby and swung […]
December 31, 2017

Reel to real Rajini!

Actor Rajinikanth’s announcement of his entry into politics has made waves during the end of this year and throwing all political parties into a tizzy. Political […]
November 19, 2017

A nation at fault!

Are we faltering as a nation and its future? Every time with the approach of elections we see explosive conditions polarising communities over any and issue. […]
November 19, 2017

Indira Gandhi – a century later!

Called an iron lady, and cursed as ‘that Bi*ch who suckered us’ by Nixon the then President of the US, Indira Gandhi as a leader displayed […]
November 15, 2017

Rosogollas and more!

I should not be bracketed with those senseless and harsh people in the opposition for questioning the timing of the announcement of ultimate glory for Bengal: […]