Featured »

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 …

Read the full story »
Democracy & Governance
Economy
Policy Matter
Religion
Miscellaneous
Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Miscellaneous

AAP’s nabbing 100 days

May 26, 2015 – 12:41 pm
Capture

The Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government completed 100 days in office on May 24, 2015.
Political parties in India have a simple rule: Come to power, enjoy for four years, fulfil a couple of promises listed …

The Man Who Dreamt

March 18, 2015 – 5:25 am
B7r1vRiCUAA_E9o.png large

 
Like Gandhi, King used his religious conviction and belief in non-violence to champion his cause. He transformed himself in to voice that appealed to the conscience of whites. He took a philosophical stand that “in …

Delhi versus Washington DC: Why we must let Federalism win

March 18, 2015 – 4:44 am

“A true ‘Swaraj’ will only prevail in Delhi when power is vested in the elected representatives. Let us not asphyxiate the principle of federalism by procrastinating the issue of Delhi statehood.”
My blog article published on …

TEACHING THE SCIENCE OF THE SOUL

March 18, 2015 – 4:29 am
1656331_10152589384632055_4028218380717830409_n

Building on Swami Vivekananda’s legacy, Paramahansa Yogananda was instrumental in popularising yoga in the West. So relevant are his teachings today that yoga studios are now as common as coffee shops in America
My piece in …

दिल्ली को ‘पूर्ण राज्य का दर्जा’ – संघीय व्य्वस्था का सम्मान

March 18, 2015 – 4:05 am
B89j2uKIIAMY0d4.png large

 

 
पंजाब केसरी समाचारपत्र में  दिनांक फरवरी 3, 2015 को सम्पादकीय पृष्ठ पर प्रकाशित मेरा आलेख: दिल्ली को ‘पूर्ण राज्य का दर्जा’ – संघीय व्य्वस्था का सम्मान
पढ़ने के लिये वेब लिंक पर क्लिक करें: http://punjabkesari.epapr.in/431337/Punjab-kesari-/-Punjab-kesari-Main?how=touch#page/6/1

Is US media covering Obama’s India visit?

March 18, 2015 – 2:43 am

The Indian media is taking pains to describe at length- even with graphical details- about Air Force One looking no less than a Flying White House, official vehicle of President called ‘the Beast’, his dog …

How unregulated and undisclosed political funding threatens India’s democracy

March 18, 2015 – 2:33 am

Just holding free and fair elections in a peaceful manner does not mean all is well with our democracy. The real issue is how we tackle the underlying problem of political finance – the mother …

AAP’s landslide win in Delhi is a victory of the common man

March 18, 2015 – 2:13 am

The stunning victory of Aam Aadmi Party is not only a resounding verdict on the steadfastness, self-belief and hard work of largely volunteer-driven Aam Aadmi Party; it is equally a reminder to the incumbent BJP …

स्वास्थ्य सेवा की सुध लेने का समय

March 18, 2015 – 12:57 am
Capture h

सरकार को चाहिए कि खुद स्वास्थ्य केंद्रों के संचालन की बजाय वह स्वास्थ्य बीमा का दायरा विस्तृत करे। मजबूत कानून तथा मापदंडों के चलते यदि स्वास्थ्य बीमा का व्यापक विस्तार हो, तो जनता सरकारी या …

Universal Health Insurance in India: A way to go forward

March 17, 2015 – 11:43 pm

Time has come that India catches up with an alternative model of allocating resources and funding to its public health programs and provide health insurance to its citizens.

My take on how Government-sponsored health care schemes can …