OPINION

Cool Breeze (First Item)_Rahul Gandhi

Cool Breeze: New rules of engagement

New rules of engagement Various leaders wanting to promote their protégés in the coming Assembly elections are coming up for...

Let Christ-like  attitude govern us

Let Christ-like attitude govern us

Joseph complained about the verbal and behavioural daggers he encountered to his friend. In return, he expected words of sympathy....

The inner wars

The inner wars

In the kingdom of the human body, five rebellious generals have conspired. Lust, Anger, Desire, Attachment, and Self – want...

Upavaas,  self discipline

Upavaas, self discipline

Upavaas, does not mean starving the body, nor does it mean dieting.  Diet alterations are taken up by people for...

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Confusion in Sri Lanka

SC has clipped Maithripala’s presidential wings, the country has two PMs and a besieged Speaker.   The political confusion in...

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PM Modi is right on Congress-urban Naxal links

Sonia Gandhi’s NAC comprised salon socialists, green terrorists and anti-business activists; the harm they did to the country is yet...

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during their bilateral meeting in Singapore

Free trade for all: The potential that RCEP has

With services being about 55% of India’s GDP, agreement on the free movement of skilled personnel and related aspects of...

New Delhi: Congress activists stage a demonstration against the Central Government over Rafale deal in New Delhi on Nov 2, 2018. (Photo: IANS)

Has Opposition peaked too soon?

Its attempts to form a Mahagatbandhan suffers from a lack of conviction, and an agenda beyond ousting Modi.   The...

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AAP unveils plans for its consolidation

Ruling out a pre-poll alliance with the Congress ahead of the 2019 Parliamentary elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has...

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Don’t worship a false icon like Tipu

The dogged persistence of the Karnataka government to continue with the Tipu Sultan celebrations for a fourth year in a...

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Forget mountain, even the molehill missing in Rafale

Modi’s impatience to cut out clutter and get things done forces him on back foot.   The Supreme Court is...

India Elections

People power on display in Chhattisgarh

Something remarkable happened in the first phase of voting in the Chhattisgarh Assembly elections on Monday: 76.28% of the total...

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Erdogan frantic to dislodge MbS

Erdogan and his Wahhabi friends expect that MbS, even if not replaced, will lack the fire within him to continue...

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Animal spirits truly possess great power

The recent controversial killing of Avni, the tigress who was allegedly a man eater, set me thinking. Given the tragic...

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Cool Breeze: Politics of fighter jets

The launch of my book The Contenders, Who Will Lead India Tomorrow, which profiles 16 GenNext politicians, was a power...

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DeMo: Success or failure?

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is a brave man, for it calls for a great deal of courage to defend as...