National Anthem Order: A Curious Case Of Coercing Over Convincing

Perhaps, before I begin my rant, I must declare that I ­love my country and while not very proud of it as it stands currently, I accept it as my home and I try my best to make it better. (A technical legal opinion will follow soon) The dis

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Our Crooked Politicians Will Use Our Soldiers As Cannon Fodder

The recent attacks on our security forces in Kulgam, Handwara, Pampore, Shopian, etc. is corroborating what I had said in some of my earlier posts, e.g. 'The war drums are sounding', 'A full blown guerilla war is developing in Kashmir'

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FDI In Defence Sector

Since liberalisation of the Indian economy for FDI in 1991, the defence sector was kept out of bounds for foreign investors (even for private sector in India) citing strategic reasons. However, considering the ever increasing demand of Indian forces

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Its Time Modi-Sarkar Realised There's More To Growth Than Development

The Narendra Modi-led BJP Government has been in power for almost 2 years now. The thumping majority they received in the Lok Sabha was testament to the fact that India was ready for a change of epic proportions. Modi stylised his campaign run on the

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India Needs To Do A Lot More for its Women

We pride ourselves on our deep-rooted cultural roots and moral values, often going out of our way to defend and uphold our cultural identity. Women form a very important part of this culture and many of the Gods we worship and revere are feminine. Wo

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Marital Rape Is A Much Needed Reform. But A Tricky And Dangerous One As Well

With the latest remarks made by the Union Minister Mrs. Maneka Gandhi, the question on the legal treatment of marital rape is back in discussion. While the passionate proponents of the concept of feminism blindly go gaga about the urgent need for bri

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