Category Archives: Opinions

Evolution or Creation

  Author: Dr. Sultan Ahmad (Author was Professor at Chittagong University, a renowned Public University for 30 years and also at East West University, a leading Private University for 6…

Recall; A “second-chance” for voters

  Author: Sanjeev Ahluwalia ( Author has a Masters in Economic Policy Management from the Columbia University, New York and a Masters in History from St. Stephens College, Delhi. He has worked with World…

Importance of Shola Forest: A critical Observation

      Author: Mr Michel Danino ( Author is a well known nature conservationist and Author of many good books on Indian History, Culture and Enviroment. Originally from France, in…

India honors – not Dishonors – Patent Laws

  Article is written by Nirupama Rao for  The Hill’s Congress blog   India has experienced transformational economic growth over the past two decades. Thanks in large measure to reforms that…

An analysis of CSR provisions in companies bill 2013

  Author: Akshay Thakre Corporate Social Responsibility is defined as a built-in, self-regulating mechanism whereby a business monitors and ensures its active compliance with the spirit of the law, ethical standards,…

The Right to Elect our Prime Minister

  By: Apoorv Agarwal After exercising my constitutional right recently, I wondered if the system needs changing. After debating the question for some time in my head, I decided that…

Multipurpose river valley projects: Retrospection is needed

  By: Vipin Khokad   Multipurpose river valley projects in India were started with the basic aim of meeting the critical requirements of irrigation for agriculture, electricity for industries and flood…

Need to revisit India’s Nuclear Doctrine

  There is a need to revisit India’s nuclear doctrine because the circumstances that prevailed when it was issued in 2003 have changed. Perhaps not dramatically, but enough for our…

The two-seat solution

  Author:  Hippu Salk Kristle Nathan (The writer is a researcher in development studies and assistant professor at the National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore.) One leader, one constituency should be…

Letter to the PM: Tragedy of our Education System

  Dear Mr. Prime Minister, With all due respect to the head of my country, your long-awaited and rare appearance today was as (or even more) disappointing as the performance…