The enduring relevance of retail politics


By Dr Suman Kumar Kasturi | THE HANS INDIA |    Jan 17,2019 , 10:57 PM IST       The enduring relevance of retail politicsEven in this era of unregulated campaign sorties and mass media ad campaigns worth million dollars, it is worth noticing that some of the candidates are still making the struggle to convey their message to allContinue reading “The enduring relevance of retail politics”

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Why did Donald Trump Deny India’s Invitation?


Why did Donald Trump Deny India’s Invitation? According to the reports, Donald Trump, the US President, has subdued India’s invitation to be the chief guest during the Republic Day Parade on January 26, 2019. This incident turns out to be a most important development as this deplorable announcement has been promulgated in such a timeContinue reading “Why did Donald Trump Deny India’s Invitation?”

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!”

Who said politicians don’t require any mandatory qualification?


Have you ever felt that it is iniquitous that even for a priestly job you need to have some qualification but for PM’s job, which is the highest post in India, there is no need of any mandatory prerequisite? In Indian setting there are many instances that the education minister himself/herself is an illiterate andContinue reading “Who said politicians don’t require any mandatory qualification?”