Each discovery and innovation comes at a cost. The gift that Tim Berners-Lee gave the world in 1990 is no exception. While, the World Wide Web has revolutionised the very ways the global economy,
Back in 2003, George Washington University started the GWU India Project, a project that gave dramatic insights into how the 'business' of lobbying works to a nation's detriment.
While I was contemplating what to write in this week's editorial, James Packer was publicly announcing his plans to invest $400 million for
UPA recently called for a blanket ban on opinion polls in India, tagging these as subjective and manipulative
Sample this! Oct 2013: The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), one of the most coveted agencies in India, started excavating at the fort of the former king, Raja Rao Ram Bux Singh in Daudia Khera village at Unnao in Uttar Pradesh in search of gold supposedly worth Rs 30,000 crores, and all based on a dream of a sadhu! Where other nations invest money in excavations only after research and geographical surveys, the premier national excavation agency, which operates under the Ministry of Culture, relies on dreams of seers!
With all due respect to the reports published by United Nations and other similar
Right at the start, let me take up the example of Canada, which is celebrating the 250th anniversary of The Royal Proclamation of 1763
While I am jotting down my thoughts for this week's editorial, someone thousands of kilometers away in another nation
The Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) is gradually morphing into a non-credible and tainted agency. It won’t be long before the CBI is deemed as a "club of politically manipulated officers and a spineless department”.
Leaving aside our pseudo-intellectual ministers, it's more important to understand the real problems of agriculture.
There can be no bigger an embarrassment to a secular democracy than a live and much-publicised public rip-off of its citizens’ democratic rights on the pretexts of religion, caste, sect and region.
When it comes to Private Equity (PE), there can be numerous schools of thought. You have the group that would completely go gaga over PE.
In tough economic times, gold and similar forms of monetary elements can become a key source of increasing money flow in the market.
Natural resources have always been the moot point for many a conflict and have tempted Kings and kingdoms into conflicts and wars since ages.
If in the world one needs to locate a string of pearls and a ring of fire at the same point, it has to be, without any doubt, India.