January 9, 2019

The Madarasi Canteen and other stories!

Preservation of heritage need not confine only to old edifices but more importantly should include attires, customs, including food and other habits. The beauty of the […]
January 3, 2019

Kerala, the torn state!

Ayyappa, the eternal celibate god of the Hindus is ensconced in the dense hilly forest of Sabarimala, Kerala. Women of active menstrual cycles, between ten and […]
December 30, 2018

Will Modi win in 2019?

The year 2018 is ending with no much comfort to the NDA, which has tasted a series of reversals in many state elections. The year to […]
December 28, 2018

Mamata’s masterstroke!

Darjeeling is the crown of West Bengal, ignored for long many decades. The district, associated with the world-famous tea suffered in the wake of successive disturbances […]
December 18, 2018

Jobs, Jobs and Jobs!

In my several earlier posts, I had written on the importance to create jobs. I remember two – ‘Blue-collared, the new vote bank posted on 23 […]
December 16, 2018

Trauma of the Indian manufacturing sector!

Revenue generated for the country by trade is by three sectors, Agriculture, Manufacturing and Services. India’s agricultural industry has seen no substantial growth ever since the […]
December 12, 2018

The election aftermath!

India may be a developing country, but when it comes to exercising their franchise, the people often stun the nation. The results of the assembly elections […]
December 8, 2018

The US-China trade standoff!

The two largest economies, the US and China are flexing their muscles, which could result in a catastrophe, severely upsetting the traditional global trade. A critical […]
December 7, 2018

The Rath Yatra!

On Sept 25, 1990, L K Advani took off from Somnath temple on a rath yatra for Ayodhya, on the agenda of building the Ram Mandir, […]