One India One Election

One India, One Election – Pros and Cons

BJP election manifesto envisioned the conduct of simultaneous elections across the country…all at one go! Since then, there has been much debate around this notion of ‘One India, One...
youth in Politics

What deters the youth of India from joining Politics ?

India has more than 50% of population below the age of 25 and more than 65% of population below the age of 35. That makes India one of the...

Has the BJP become a Catch All Party?

Well, first of all…I believe, it’s time for a quick vocabulary lesson (so at least we can understand the article in its present context). You see, in the world...
social media indian politics

How social media is transforming Indian Politics

Indian politics has revolved around traditional methods or business model of rallies, and door to door canvassing during elections since Independence- supplementing it with distribution of pamphlets, flyers, badges...

How Young People are Uniting in India to Make the Lotus Bloom

The date 11th March 2017 is forever going to remain etched in people’s memory for a very very long time indeed…for that was the day when — after a...
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How Gurmehar is wrong, and how cautiously freedom of speech needs to be exercised

The nation has been a hotbed of some grave political issues in the recent times. The violence in Ramjas College and the consequent row over Gurmehar Kaur’s comments on...
Secularism in India

The Banality of Secularism in India

Social anthropologist, Lise McKean, who authored the book ‘Divine Enterprise’ once said, “Religion is not only good for business…it is the best business of all: start-up costs are low,...
ramjas college clash 2017

Fracas at Ramjas college: Much Ado About Something

For the uninformed, the Delhi Crime branch has now commenced its investigation into the violent clashes that broke out between the RSS-backed Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) students and...