Bharat Ratna Vs Param Vir Chakra

Ever since the news began making rounds that the ruling NDA government at the centre has decided to recommend the names of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Dhyan Chand for the decoration of Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honour in India, many opinions in various forms started wavering around. While some peopleContinue reading “Bharat Ratna Vs Param Vir Chakra”


What does opposition mean? Is it only opposing every decision taken by the government ?

“The TRS government has completed two months term by now. Yet, there is no palpable progression in the state” has been the routine and recurring statement given by almost all leaders of the opposition parties in Telangana. From the other side, KCR, the Chief Minister of Telangana, has been countering the same stating that heContinue reading “What does opposition mean? Is it only opposing every decision taken by the government ?”

Powers of governors in India

Special powers to governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have become a cause of concern not only for the people of either state, but also for the entire nation. Some of the analysts opine that giving special powers concerning the law and order situation of Hyderabad is a sort of violation of the spirit ofContinue reading “Powers of governors in India”

Bharat Ratna for the unsung hero Subhash Chandra Bose

If the buzz is to be believed, Netajai Subash Chandra Bose who remained an unsung hero will be conferred with the highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna this year. It is learnt that Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India will be making an official statement on August 15, 2014 during the Independence Day Celebrations. SubashContinue reading “Bharat Ratna for the unsung hero Subhash Chandra Bose”

What does Official Secrets Act 1923 convey?

With the most recent incident of Patan Kumar Poddar, a JCO of Indian Army, who was arrested on Wednesday (August 6, 2014) on the charges of espionage activities, there arise a need to know what does the Official Secrets Act 1923 talk about for his confession of involvement in espionage activities is a case of true violationContinue reading “What does Official Secrets Act 1923 convey?”

KCR’s policy: Better late than never

Time and again KCR countered the comments made by the leaders of opposition parties who have been stating that nothing has happened even after 2 months of functioning of the TRS government in the newly emerged state of Telangana. Of course, most of the time KCR has been busy these two months only with manyContinue reading “KCR’s policy: Better late than never”

Prof Jayashankar remembered on his 81st birth anniversary

The only person who needs no introduction and the ideologue of Telangana movement is Kothapalli Jayashankar popularly known as Professor Jayashankar. He was born on the same day in 1934. Prof Jayashankar had fought for a separate state since 1952. He often stated that unequal distribution of river water was the root cause of separate Telangana movement.  Continue reading “Prof Jayashankar remembered on his 81st birth anniversary”

Isn’t Golconda fort a right choice for ID celebrations?

Hyderabad city has a very rich heritage and culture of more than 400 years. Of the many historical places that attained their importance in Hyderabad, Golconda fort is one. It isalso known as GolKonda or Golla konda which literally means the Hill of Shepherd. Even after many years of its construction, the ruined fort is still maintaining its grandeurContinue reading “Isn’t Golconda fort a right choice for ID celebrations?”

Konda Reddy Buruju is the right choice for ID celebrations in AP

There is no doubt that the two Telugu states have been functioning in an undisclosed competitive background. No sooner the Telangana state government has decided to hold the official celebrations of Independence Day at Golconda Fort than the Andhra Pradesh state has come out with a proposal of holding the Andhra Pradesh state Independence DayContinue reading “Konda Reddy Buruju is the right choice for ID celebrations in AP”