Saturday, February 24, 2018

A far cry from home

By Leela Ramaswamy Here where I am today, this garden city in California is a far cry from the garden city of Bengaluru. On every...

How Modi and Trump use public rallies to build their political persona

By Kanishk Tharoor Donald Trump’s voluble threat to bring “fire and fury” upon North Korea was surprising for a number reasons, including its forum....

Sanctuary for illegal immigrants

By T.S. Khanna Alamo, CA: Moral credit by doing good to others can be earned only if one does so at one’s own cost without...

NRIs, OCIs with demonetized currency caught in bureaucratic hurdles

  By J.V. Lakshmana Rao Chicago/Hyderabad:  Most of the Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Oversees Citizens of India (OCIs),  who live abroad and  dream for an India...

Mixing religion with politics

By Abhinav Bhatt A diverse society such as India still lags behind in terms of the real ethos of pluralism. However, this should not be...

Trump threat to NOKO

By T.S. Khanna Bravo, President Trump for your thunderous and roaring response to North Korea's Kim Jong Un and his cronies. For the first time, we...

Trump’s triumph should make America finally face a few home truths

By Srijana Mitra Das The star-spangled dust of the American Presidential election has settled — but wails over it still rise. Hillary Clinton’s camp has...

US media must lose its bias to understand Donald Trump

Neutrality may well be the most important word in a journalist’s vocabulary now. Democracies are in ferment in major countries. And globalization of information...

Queuing up with hope… For a much better 2017!

By Antara Dev Sen Have a happy New Year! Please say it with conviction, so it works this time. Last year we clearly messed up...

India at 70: The idea of progress cannot be taken for granted, or assumed

By Rajesh Mahapatra Seventy years is not really a long time for an ancient civilization. But for a young nation, seven decades of memory,...