Not socialism

Not socialism

Market reforms, surplus and poverty alleviation are intimately linked.... Continue Reading »

The Mallya tangle

The Mallya tangle

The liquor baron must be swiftly brought to justice. Rahul Gandhi can save his homilies for the Quattrocchis.... Continue Reading »

Action time?

Action time?

The fiction of Pakistan’s terrorist non-state actors must be busted.... Continue Reading »

Militarism hurts

Militarism hurts

China must focus on the stalled economy.... Continue Reading »

No trump card

No trump card

The world is not about to end because America conceivably might have a comb-over President.... Continue Reading »

Dodgy affair

Dodgy affair

P. Chidambaram may have finally got his comeuppance.... Continue Reading »

The economy, stupid

The economy, stupid

The BJP campaign in West Bengal must obsessively focus on growth and development.... Continue Reading »

Mr Magnanimous

Mr Magnanimous

Narendra Modi is much misunderstood.... Continue Reading »

History decides

History decides

Narendra Modi must not be deflected from the path of reforms, growth and development.... Continue Reading »

Bad times

Bad times

The press has let down the country.... Continue Reading »

Death of innocence

Death of innocence

1979 is the year when the world changed for the worse.... Continue Reading »

Right & wrong

Right & wrong

The Prime Minister must take the moral high ground to politics.... Continue Reading »

Old versus new

Old versus new

Left ideology has ruined JNU.... Continue Reading »

1991

1991

Narendra Modi needs a Finance Minister with Manmohan Singh’s technocratic credentials and skills.... Continue Reading »

Do or die

Do or die

There can be no question of demilitarizing Siachen.... Continue Reading »

Keep at it

Keep at it

Countering Pakistani terrorism requires long term strategizing.... Continue Reading »

Take charge

Take charge

Rohith Vemula and the Dalit question are separated.... Continue Reading »

Odd & uneven

Odd & uneven

The city government’s pollution reduction measure is a disaster.... Continue Reading »

Calm & wise

Calm & wise

Narendra Modi is a strong leader like Indira Gandhi but differs in most other respects from her.... Continue Reading »

Bad timing

Bad timing

The President should have deferred his memoirs till retirement.... Continue Reading »

Perfect balance

Perfect balance

National parties need all round growth to survive and prosper.... Continue Reading »

Elusive peace..

Elusive peace..

Talking to the Pakistan army is a bad idea.... Continue Reading »

Self help

Self help

The Prime Minister needs to re-educate Indians against paternalism.... Continue Reading »

Hyderabad tragedy

Hyderabad tragedy

Student politics needs revisiting.... Continue Reading »

Iran & goodwill

Iran & goodwill

Peace has a chance in the Middle East finally.... Continue Reading »