Listen to Farmers; Address their concerns

October 9, 2020 admin 0

By Hari Jaisingh* Agriculture is the lifeline of India’s economy, and so, I strongly believe the country ought to have a consensus approach on matters concerning a healthy and faster growth of farms, as well as the well-being of farmers. However, looking at the acrimonious atmosphere seen in both houses Read more ………

India needs a new proactive policy to deal with China

October 8, 2020 admin 0

By Hari Jaisingh* Even after External Affairs Minister S. Jaishanker’s meeting with his counterpart in Moscow and agreement on a five-point mantra, one cannot be sure of Beijing’s behavior pattern in Ladakh before winter sets in. Neither the joint statement, nor the respective notes issued, bear a specific mention of Read more ………

Whither Congress…?

October 7, 2020 admin 0

By Hari Jaisingh* Will India’s grand old Congress party be able to revive itself? This is a million-dollar question that cannot be answered instantly. The Congress, under its interim president Sonia Gandhi – backed up by her children Rahul and Priyanka – is today a mere shadow of its glorious Read more ………

Decoding Chinese Strategic Intent in LAC Standoff

September 29, 2020 admin 0

by Major-General S. B. Asthana, SM, VSM Key Points 1. The Sino-Indian military posturing and muscle-flexing in Ladakh continues, along with diplomatic efforts to reduce tensions between the two. 2. The People’s Liberation Army’s locus of military operations is eastern Ladakh and its build up along the rest of the Read more ………

Moronic Pakistan’s New Frustration

September 22, 2020 admin 0

Pakistan’s denial of visa to Jayant Khobargade because of his ‘seniority’ and nixing his appointment as India’s charge d’affaires in Islamabad is no more than a moronic act. It shows how frustrated Pakistan has become over continuous neglect by the world of its relentless anti-India campaign, especially over the change Read more ………

Digital Media under fire: By Tukoji R Pandit

September 18, 2020 admin 0

The government told the Supreme Court on September 17 that if at all it becomes necessary to prepare guidelines for all the media platforms then it is the digital media that has to be regulated first. The message was conveyed in an affidavit by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Read more ………