We ordinary Congress party workers know the party has been going downhill for years. The veteran leaders in the party never thought of doing anything except getting their sons and daughters nominated. They should have warned the party long ago. The decline of the Congress in India is not one person’s fault.
Future of Indian education
Foreign education providers are coming to India, and there is a risk they may override Indian education heritage.
Rewriting Indian history
We need to relook at the history given to us by British scholars. But we should not do it recklessly.
Satyajit Ray during my Santiniketan years
Recollections of seeing Pather Panchali as a student.
Soumitra Chatterjee – Towering thespian with a poignant appeal
Guest post by Kaustav Bhattacharyya Recently I had the good fortune of serendipitously coming across a book chronicling the life, work, passions and oeuvre of the eminent film actor and cultural personality of the thespian Soumitra Chatterjee in a vintage bookstore titled ‘Soumitra Chatterjee: A life in Cinema, Theatre, Poetry & Painting’ authored by the…
My thoughts on Congress Party in Tamil Nadu
India and China – Two worlds and two perceptions!
Indians should understand China in a more serious manner. Chinese President Xi Jinping ?was in India recently and there were many developments, pleasant and not so pleasant. The pleasant ones were the Chinese president and his charming first lady who showed a new generation air. Modern minded looks, openness and a sense of ?reality. The…
Supreme Court cancels already allotted 214 coal blocks!
What are the practical alternatives? On-going power projects to suffer? This is done after ?an earlier judgement that allied the coal allocations arbitrary and illegal. Now, the apex court followed it with the natural consequence of declaring the major allocations as unsustainable and the court also imposed fines of Rs.295 per metric ton of coal…