Category Archives: Opinions

Judicial Activism Under The Indian Constitution

  Address by Hon’ble Mr. K.G. Balakrishnan, Chief Justice of India (Trinity College Dublin, Ireland – October 14, 2009)   Ladies and Gentlemen: I am indeed very grateful for the…

Wind Energy: Indian Outlook

  Compiled By: Parveen Kaswan ( Add on Facebook for more updates)   Presently, India has an installed power generation capacity of a little over 207.8GW, of which renewables account…

Uttrakhand – Un-Natural Disater

   By: Shankar Dev   “India to launch mars orbiter mission by November 2013” – News “A country capable of climbing Mars was not able to reach its flood hit…

US Immigration Reform Bill: Indian Perspective

  United States Senate has passed the landmark comprehensive immigration reform bill that will provide a pathway to citizenship to some 11 million illegal immigrants, including over 240,000 Indians. The…

Middle East Apocalypse 2.0

  Author: Apoorv Agarwal   The Syrian Civil War has stretched on for more than two years now. The bloodshed has only increased since the beginning of the protest and…

Ecological economics & Environmental survey

  Author: Shankar Dev   Are Ecology and Economy inversely proportional?  Cant both “E’s” go hand in hand? It is true that there are handful multi-billion projects still on papers…

The Kachin Episode: To be Continued??

  Author: Shankar Dev   The “kachin conflict” is one of the longstanding armed disturbances in the south Asian region. Since independence in 1948, Myanmar has faced/facing rebellions from a…

In My Honor

  Author: MRS. ANU GOEL (counselling psychologist) & Apurva Sapra (Mrs. Anu Goel is counselling psychologist with 12+ years experience. A regular writer and speaker on relevant issues.  Can be contacted at anugoel75@gmail.com. )   “Mine honor…

The VIP Syndrome

   Author: Shankar Dev   The word VIP have its own value wherever we go, whichever party rules. A common man has a weighting time of 18-48 hrs for thirupathidharshan,…

White Phosphorus, discontinued finally

  Author: Apoorv Agarwal Israel recently announced that it is replacing White Phosphorus artillery rounds that it uses to create smokescreens with gas based rounds. White Phosphorus is an element…