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July 30, 2018 – 9:52 pm

Completed 75 hours of Fast (only plain water) and still counting! Since it is night time here, I intend to break my fast in another 10 hours (next morning).
First 24 hours are difficult (rumbling in …

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Fasting for 4 Days: My Experiment

July 30, 2018 – 9:52 pm
Fasting improves determination, gives rest to the gut and body and probably helps improve immunity.

Completed 75 hours of Fast (only plain water) and still counting! Since it is night time here, I intend to break my fast in another 10 hours (next morning).
First 24 hours are difficult (rumbling in …

Pakistan: Will Imran Khan be a Rabble Rouser Prime Minister?

July 26, 2018 – 10:28 pm
Current Pakistan was carved out of India on the basis of Islam.

As Mr. Atal Behari Vajpeyee once said: “You can change friends, but not  neighbors.”
Even though Pakistan was carved out of India, today Pakistan is a bête noire for India. At the expense of sounding politically …

दैनिक जागरण में प्रकाशित मेरा आलेख : अमरीकी राष्ट्रपति चुनाव -चयन की चुनौती

August 12, 2016 – 12:40 am
Jagran Aug 12 2016 US Elections

अगस्त १२, २०१६: दैनिक जागरण में आज प्रकाशित मेरा आलेख : अमरीकी राष्ट्रपति चुनाव -चयन की चुनौती
http://epaper.jagran.com/epaperimages/12082016/delhi/11del-pg14-0.pdf

Nelson Mandela still relevant in this world

July 17, 2015 – 1:31 pm
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 Today’s edition of The Pioneer carried my piece on Nelson Mandela: Nelson Mandela still relevant in the world.
July 18 is observed as The Nelson Mandela Day. Though Mandela is often compared with other great leaders such as …

Drop Pen and paper: Go Online!

July 13, 2015 – 2:00 pm
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#Vyapam scam has unfortunately taken horrendous proportions but this is not the only scam related to recruitment and  entrance examinations.      
My article: ‘DROP PEN AND PAPER. GO ONLINE’  highlighting the need for on-line examinations …

Give Chhotu’s childhood back to him

June 16, 2015 – 12:58 pm

June 12 was the World day against child labour.
Please read my piece published in Business Standard: Give Chhotu’s childhood back to him
According to the 2001 census, India is home to over 1.26 crore working children who …

Ram, Teri Ganga maili! (राम, तेरी गंगा मैली!)

November 1, 2014 – 1:10 pm

This issue reverberated in news-papers today. Shocking revelations in an RTI query!
As Narendra Modi Govt took over the reins of free India a few months back, Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission called ‘Namami Gange’ was announced …

India- where roads take you nowhere!

October 27, 2014 – 1:14 pm
Column 8 PBD Road network

Decent roads in India that let you drive with dignity: Am I asking for too much? The road network in a city is like circulatory system of the human body that brings vitality to the …

RTI: Need to implement more honestly

October 26, 2014 – 12:36 pm

RTI Assessment and Analysis Group (RaaG) and National Campaign For People’s Right to Information (NCPRI) have conducted a study on Right to Information (RTI) act. The study revealed that the Information Commissions are going easy on …

Does Black Money lie in “Black Hole”?

October 24, 2014 – 2:47 pm

Well, Black money does not lie holed up in the ‘Black Hole’ that it can not be recouped! I hope we Indians -irrespective of our political affiliations and beliefs- understand this simple fact!

It is clear …