Rebuttal to war on black money

Rebuttal to war on black money

The Oped ‘War on Black Money’ by three eminent academicians, unfortunately shows considerable lack of understanding of the issues. I ...
I am patriotic enough, even without Jana, Gana, Mana…

I am patriotic enough, even without Jana, Gana, Mana…

I am a common man and I am sick and tired dammit; sick and tired of being taken for granted ...
How demonetisation could have been better executed

How demonetisation could have been better executed

There has been little doubt in anyone’s mind that demonetization has been an excellent idea in waging a war against ...
Policing Corruption

Policing Corruption

I live in Bangalore. The other day, a couple of young police constables visited my residence for some verification purposes ...
Rajan’s departure: A symptom of government’s unwillingness to suffer strong institutional chiefs

Rajan’s departure: A symptom of government’s unwillingness to suffer strong institutional chiefs

If dignity could be personified, it would have to look like Raghuram Rajan. And if ever proof was needed of ...
Language barrier obstructs 'Make in India'

Language barrier obstructs ‘Make in India’

English may be doing to the other world languages, what Hindi may have done to other Indian languages. And yet, ...
Learning from Mallya

Learning from Mallya

‘Vijay Mallya is being victimized and “targeted” even though he is only a “small-time” defaulter compared to the Ambanis! And ...
We, the racists

We, the racists

Every time an Indian is a victim of racial attack abroad, in Australia or England or the US, for example, ...
Insecurity, availability bias and media

Insecurity, availability bias and media

When I look back in time, I sometimes wonder if I made a mistake in deciding not to emigrate. With ...