Category Archives: Opinions

My IAS – 2016 Interview

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan This was my 3rd UPSC and 2nd IAS interview. So I already knew the procedure. I am currently in IFS. My earlier interviews are here:…

Monetizing Morality, De-monetizing Value !!

Author: Ajay Chhikara (Author is working in Indian Revenue Service, 2010 Batch) Notwithstanding the diverse and even outrageously stupid reactions to the Demonetization exercise unleashed by NaMo (it clearly has…

Indian Agriculture: Examining the Pulses !!

  Author: Parveen Kaswan ( Author is an Engineer and holds a Masters Degree in Engineering Designs from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He hails from a farmer family in Northern…

Budget through Rural Periscope !!

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan                           “India does not live in its towns but in its villages.” The above quote by Mahatma Gandhi…

Astrosat: India Eyeing Deep Space !!

  Author: Parveen Kaswan ( He is an Aerospace Engineer and holds a Masters Degree in Engineering Designs from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.) It is said that astronomy is as old…

1965 Indo-Pak War: Who won ?

  This year is the 50th anniversary of 1965 war. And interestingly both countries are celebrating it as a victory for them. Many intellectuals are taking neutral position on the…

My IAS interview : Parveen Kaswan

  Blog by: Parveen Kaswan   (Totally based on my memory and sorry for typos as it is crude and unedited. Maybe missing few things. Could have said better things….

Marital rape: Trivialisation vs Criminalisation

  Author: Jyoti Meena (Jyoti blogs at untangled.in about various social issues)    In the aftermath of Nirbhaya BBC documentary, the country came out united. Who would agree with Mukesh Singh’s…

Delhi Tussle and “Elephant & Blind Men” !!

Blog by: Parveen Kaswan ( Author is the founder of SimplyDecoded )   The story of “ELEPHANT AND THE BLIND MEN” aptly describes some of the recent issues between LG…

National Judicial Appointment Commission – is this the final best solution?

  By: Ashutosh Pandey   The Parliament has finally passed the National Judicial Appointment Commission bill and 121st constitutional amendment enabling the establishment of National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC). The Act…