Editorial Articles

‘Interference of men in Panchayats headed by women’

‘Interference of men in Panchayats headed by women’

Subash Brahamanu It is an axiomatic truth that there is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women, reminiscing this fact more representation to women in recently concluded Panchayat elections of Jammu and Kashmir was given with an aim of abolishing discriminations with women by uplifting them politically. It was presumed that […] Read more

Technology alone can’t root out corruption

Technology alone can’t root out corruption

Rakesh Kumar Technology solutions are being used to target corruption all over the world. In India, a large amount of effort and resources are being expended into technology-based programmes whose primary goal is to remove corruption. The popular belief is that technological solutions such as government-enabled marketplaces, direct benefit transfer, digitisation of information, and increasing [... Read more

Idol of independent Bharat: Shaheed Bhagat Singh

Idol of independent Bharat: Shaheed Bhagat Singh

Deepak Gupta Bhagat Singh used the machinery of British government; British judiciary against the British. He used his trial as a weapon of mass awakening. During his trial for the bombs that were thrown in the Delhi Central Assembly in 1929, he used the court to give his message to the people across India by […] Read more

Balakot gains being frittered away

Balakot gains being frittered away

Vappala Balachandran The discordant national security discourse after the Pulwama and Balakot incidents is denigrating our armed forces. Widespread exultation over the achievements of our Air Force in Balakot, its heroic resistance to Pakistan’s air aggression and the shooting down of their F-16 have been drowned out by a cacophony of opposing dialectics, including controversies […] Read more

OFF D CUFF

Letters to Editor

Short Editorial Artciles