Lokpal Bill has been passed by the parliament yesterday but the ruling UPA has failed to get the constitutional status for the same. For last 24 hours we have been hearing views and counter views on how UPA failed to fulfil the dreams of its “Yuvraj” and BJP led NDA has asked resignation of theContinue reading “Lokpal Bill and Constitutional Status!”
Category Archives: Leadership
Population Policy: Urgent need of hour
Every year India adds to its population, the population of countries such as Cameroon (14.7 mn), Kazakhstan (15.4 mn), Madagascar (15.1mn) and Netherlands (15.8mn). UN demographers estimate that by the year 2016, India will have more people than in Europe and in the next 3 decades we will overtake China as most populous nation. YouContinue reading “Population Policy: Urgent need of hour”
Taking Dalits for Granted!
DALITS, THE caste which was subjected to the humiliation for years play a huge role in Indian politics. There have been several leaders within the community and outside the community who focused on empowering them. One such leader in today’s time is Mayawati, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. The state has large population of dalitsContinue reading “Taking Dalits for Granted!”
Politicians and Curious Cases of “Chest Pain”
Tell me what is common in the list given below. BS Yedurappa, Amar Singh, A Raja, Madhu Koda, Suresh Kalmadi, Pappu Yadav, Kalpnath Rai ….. and list continues. You guessed it wrong. They all are politicians involved in some scam or criminal cases and were arrested. But the point common is that within hours ofContinue reading “Politicians and Curious Cases of “Chest Pain””
Mayawati: Priorities Gone Wrong!
“Don’t tell me where your priorities are. Show me where you spend your money and I’ll tell you what they are.” These lines aptly describe the governance of Mayawati in most populous state of the country Uttar Pradesh. She recently inaugurated 685 crore Noida Memorial Park and used the platform to settle the scores withContinue reading “Mayawati: Priorities Gone Wrong!”
Unsung Heroes: Ordinary People with Extraordinary Courage!
These days if you will observe, you will notice that you are hearing news of rampant corruption and malpractices going on which undoubtedly is suffocating the system. Every day you hear new news which makes you feel sad about sorry state of the country and we blame it on our politicians, bureaucrats, etc. But doContinue reading “Unsung Heroes: Ordinary People with Extraordinary Courage!”
Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam’s visit to K. J. Somaiya college of Engineering
Dr. A. P. J Abdul Kalam – the ex-president of India, will grace the closing ceremony of the Silver Jubilee Celebrations of K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering (KJSCE) on the 26th September, 2009. KJSCE is an institute that has transformed learning into an art; and technology into a culture. There couldn’t have been aContinue reading “Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam’s visit to K. J. Somaiya college of Engineering”
India Diffident over growing Chinese Incursions
Over the last year or so, the incursion of Chinese troops on Indian soil has gone up. The Indian Army has said that it has registered the protest with Chinese officials but it still looked lethargic in their approach to me. The government is just playing down these border violations by saying that it isContinue reading “India Diffident over growing Chinese Incursions”
Why India is Clueless about China
A prosperous, militarily strong China cannot but be a threat to its neighbours, especially if there are no constraints on the exercise of Chinese power, notes Brahma Chellaney, professor of strategic studies at the Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi. The latest round of the unending and fruitless India-China talks on territorial disputes was aContinue reading “Why India is Clueless about China”
Pokhran II was a fizzle????
Santhanam ‘S claim: Pokhran II was a fizzle. It did not produce desired yield. But Why Now? Why after 11 years of the test? I do not Doubt Santhanam Integrity. As a scientist, he is free to disagree. The question is why now. My reason- By making such statement he is trying to create aContinue reading “Pokhran II was a fizzle????”