Sad reality

Hedonism may be an irrepressible human tendency but we have come to an age where nothing pleases us as much as the play of jugglers and the panacea of con-men. Anything that nourishes the body is dare and sought after…

Ugly truths

Exposure of the cases of sexual abuses and harassment by the senior officials of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) of young athletes is just tip of the ice-berg of this nuisance in the country. In fact, reports of such…

Food inflation

High inflation rate, particularly food articles and essential commodities, is posing a serious challenge to the NDA-government as it has a limited fiscal space in the days to come. The challenge becomes complicated when the food prices are at all…

Shaheen Bagh protest

A day after Delhi Police made a second appeal to protesters who have braved a cold winter to participate in a month-long sit-in relay protest at Shaheen Bagh against the citizenship law, a Twitter account that seems to be operated…

Need quality

Youth is the prime resource of the country. The development of the country rests squarely on the shoulders of her youth. Youth is shaped in the classrooms of her schools and colleges. The quality of youth is directly dependent on…

Budget plan

Going by the state of economy in the country, the NDA-government should focus on long term planning because there is not much it can do for economic recovery in the immediate future. Since the Union Budget is less than three…

Be entrepreneurs

Every person on this earth has a different ideology, a different mentality and everybody thinks from a different point of view. Every person was created different. Every person understands the word “job” differently. One of the definitions of job is…

Sustainable goals

The report of the NITI Aayog on Sustainable Development Index Goals for the year 2019, released last week does not give information that is surprising for the people. It is heartening to note that five states from the South –…

Destroying nature

It was but natural for Karl Marx, the father of socialist ideology and author of Das Kapital to predict that “capitalism contained the seeds of its own destruction”. Stretching this proverbial statement of the great thinker a further, it will…

Poor public health sector

Amid the deaths of over 100 children in December alone at JK Lon Government Hospital in Kota, Rajasthan, shifting the blame on his predecessor Vasundhara Raje by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot is as absurd as anything else. It is equally…