Isn’t syncretic politics the best choice for India?


Isn’t syncretic politics the best choice for India? By Dr Suman Kumar Kasturi | THE HANS INDIA |    Oct 25,2018 , 12:40 AM IST        Isn’t syncretic politics the best choice for India? India, for fairly an extended time, has been impoverished of the best substitute, as far as political alternatives are concerned. Syncretic politics or whatContinue reading “Isn’t syncretic politics the best choice for India?”

Teacher’s Day Special


Teacher’s Day Special Gurur Brahma Gurur Vishnu Gurur Devo Maheshwarah Guru Saakshaata Parabrahma Tasmai Shri Guruve Namah (Salutation to the one who himself is the creator, the sustainer, the destroyer and ultimate consciousness) As believed by Taittiriya Upanishad’s steadfast verse — मातृ देवो भव्; पितृ देवो भव्; आचार्य देवो भव्; अतिथिदेवो भव्; (pronounced as MaatruContinue reading “Teacher’s Day Special”

Myanmar Reuters Journalists’ Case vs. the Significance of Official Secrets Act


Myanmar Reuters Journalists’ Case vs. the Significance of Official Secrets Act For infringement of the Official Secrets Act, while exploring a holocaust of Rohingya Muslims, a Myanmar court has sentenced two Reuters journalists — Wa Lone, and Kyaw Soe Oo, to seven years in prison. The duo was originally detained in December 2017 after they wereContinue reading “Myanmar Reuters Journalists’ Case vs. the Significance of Official Secrets Act”

What a Selfie Mania!


What a Selfie Mania! Up until a few years back i.e. before the advent of smartphones, only just a few people knew what a selfie was. The word Selfie was first coined in Australia after its first acknowledged usage was exposed by an Australian. He termed his snap, taken while drunk on a party night,Continue reading “What a Selfie Mania!”

Reporting and Feature Writing: How to Write to be Read? Book Release Ceremony


My recent book titled Reporting and Feature Writing: How to write to be Read?  has been officially released at VJF A/C Hall by Writers Academy in Visakhapatnam. Prof GSN Raju, The Vice-Chancellor of Centurion University released the book, while other prominent personalities like Prof DVR Murthy, VV Ramana Murthy were also present along with the authorsContinue reading “Reporting and Feature Writing: How to Write to be Read? Book Release Ceremony”

Social Media connecting the World 24X7 — Book Release


About the Book With the advent of the Internet and World Wide Web, the way we conduct ourselves and communicate has been thoroughly changed. Including every aspect of print media and broadcast media, social media has emerged as a new trend in the area of mass media. In fact, social media cannot be categorised asContinue reading “Social Media connecting the World 24X7 — Book Release”

OROP: Annual Increment in Basic Pension is the Ultimate Solution!


“The day a soldier has to demand his dues, is truly a sad day in the history of the nation”- Chanakya There’s no need to give any introduction to ‘One Rank One Pension’, which is more aptly known as OROP. The union government has come out with the Saturday’s (September 5, 2015) announcement on OROP.Continue reading “OROP: Annual Increment in Basic Pension is the Ultimate Solution!”

Can India Regain Its Charm?


India is the world’s largest democratic nation. But, I doubt beyond doubt whether it can be called a democratic nation. I have this doubt because of the customary blemished political gimmicks, which have been happening in India. The recent episode of note for vote that came about in the milieu of the just concluded MLC elections in Telangana state of India has raised the auxiliary doubts. I am astounded to know that a single vote can cost Rs 5cr. The MLA, who was caught red-handed, soon after his arrest by the ACB said that he was fixed deliberately. Seriously, I couldn’t understand one thing – once accepting bribe or bribing someone is a crime, where is the question of fixing someone intentionally.

What is responsibility in writing?


It has been my philosophy, “It is better to stand up for one’s own beliefs and get kicked in the shin rather than lie down and get hit on the face”. Of course, I do stand up for my beliefs, without compromising at any instant, for I believe that my beliefs are ethically and morallyContinue reading “What is responsibility in writing?”

Suman comes back!!


Dear Followers of my blog: I know that it has been more than 3 months that I haven’t written anything for you in my blog. It was only due to  time constraints. I would be posting hereafter, regularly, as I used to. Please feel free to comment on the posts as you have been. TheyContinue reading “Suman comes back!!”