God made man to inherit the earth and gave him sources of sustenance aplenty. And what does man do? Squander, of course!
A run-up to the events that led to the ugly spat over the appointment of the new Indian Foreign Secretary
Narendra Modi in an expensive suit? Was it a blooper or a fast one pulled on an unsuspecting people? The nation is scandalised. What gives?
What does the US President's brief visit to India mean to a sulking China and petulant Pakistan?
President Barack Obama of the US, accompanied by the First Lady, is currently on a visit to India as Chief Guest at India's national day celebrations. A flipside account of the visit.
Were you aware that a child chooses his or her own set of parents even before conception? Why are people born, over and over again? Could we avoid rebirth, and if so, how?
Is woman superior to man? An attempt to have an insight into creation of humanity and assignment of gender in God's scheme of things; and woman's standing in relation to man.
Choices are what life is all about. How does life without love connect with a Cola in a world which is kept going by love?
Even as PM Modi's government is grappling with the issue of cleaning up of river Ganga, it has taken upon itself the task of restoration of the mythical river, Saraswati, wherever it is!
Mr.Narendra Modi's five-day visit to Japan has been acclaimed largely successful. What made the visit so successful and what is its outcome?
Why has the Kashmir issue defied a solution for so long? Is Mr.Narendra Modi capable of resolving it? An analytical perspective of the issue and the man.
Why is the Gandhi family lying low? Why aren't they campaigning in the UP by-polls? What ails Rahul in particular?
The India-Pakistan Foreign Secretary-level talks, scheduled for later this month, have come croppers, with Pakistan throwing the spanner in the works.
Mr. Narendra Modi has made his maiden Independence Day speech on India's 68th Independence Day. Breaking from the tradition, he made a very unconventional speech. How did it fare among critics?
How long can the Federation of Novorossiya, the breakaway state of Ukraine, survive without international recognition or support? A look at the stalemate.
With the emergence of Islamic State, religious intolerance and persecution are on the rise in Iraq and Syria, resulting in a huge political turmoil. A look at the state of affairs in the region.
What is going on in Gaza? What is the extent of the tragedy? What is being done to end the war? A look at the ugly side of the war and what needs to be done to bring about lasting peace.
Mr.Natwar Singh, former Congress Minister in Mr.Manmohan Singh's Cabinet in 2004-05 has already authored his autobiography, which is to be followed by a sequel. A look at the prospects of the sequel.
Mr.Natwar Singh has waged war on the Gandhi family. He claims that his autobiography will tell people the truth about the Gandhis, among other things. What truth and to what avail?
Who fired the deadly missile which brought down the Malaysian Airlines flight from Amsterdam over the killing fields of eastern Ukraine? What should WE do now?
When Rahul Gandhi was reported catnapping during a parliamentary debate, the question arose: Do parliamentarians sleep on work? How charitable is it to ridicule them for a minor glitch?
Man is often at sea, not knowing what to make of life. Yet there are some who ride the waves to glory. A look at the commonalities between Life and Sea.
Are pain and suffering the two sides of a coin? Could you avoid the twin sensations which are believed to be intertwined?
Indian woman is attacked by criminal elements, and further defiled by self-serving politicians. Justice is often delayed. Whom can she turn to?
Man has no time, energy or inclination to discover himself. Answers to four important questions would liberate and set him on the course to Godhood.
You mourn a dog's death. You mourn a man's death. Are they one and the same? Which do you grieve more? What happens to life? What can you do?
The recent national elections have been a source of joy and national pride for the people of the country. A light-hearted look at the joyful experience.
Mr. Modi's government needs potential allies in Rajya Sabha. The potential allies come with the excess baggage of problems, politically loaded ones included.
Mr. Narendra Modi's government has got down to doing business. What are the priority issues that the government has to address?
What is Karma and what is its role in man's life? How do you become successful in all that you do?
Repealing of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution is a contentious issue, which only a truly people's government like Mr.Modi's, could address. A look at the issue.
Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani has been faulted for not being a graduate. A light-hearted look at the accusation of her detractors vis-a-vis Smriti's qualities
Huge sums of black money have been stashed away in foreign tax havens by unscrupulous elements in India. A look at the Modi government's fight against the evil.
What should India, under the Prime Ministership of Narendra Modi, do to make Pakistan a development partner?
Following the drubbing it received at the 2014 elections to Lok Sabha, the Congress party is at a cross roads. What should it do to regain its past glory?
Too much of any thing good could be a bit of a problrm. An imaginary scenario of a surfeit of cats and dogs!
Mr. Arvind Kejriwal is a fighter. All his actions in politics have been surcharged with dramatics. Where does he go from here?
What is Mr. Narendra Modi, the most powerful Indian politician, going to do with his untrammelled power?
Political parties which had lost out in the 2014 national elections have been holding introspection meetings. What do these meetings mean to the voter?
A river is not only a source of life and sustenance but also a symbol of the nation's ethos. The time has come for every Indian to pledge to clean the rivers in the country.
Mr. Narendra Modi successfully led his party to its spectacular win at national elections. An insight into the personality of the man who is a true people's leader.
In the global fight against terrorism in the latest theatre of operation in Nigeria, India should play a proactive role.
My friend, a lady in a hurry, wanted to get into shape fast by reducing her weight, without having to go on a diet or do gruelling physical exercises. What was the way out?
Who is afraid of death? Every one must die, sooner or later, laughing or crying. Death is not an end but a new beginning. You would do well to prepare for the inevitable. Now.
Looking for a special gift for your mother on Mothers' Day? Straight and simple. Make her happy with as much of your company as possible. For you can't have enough of her.
The Great Indian Spectacle of general elections to the parliament where the tireless Indian voter wears his right to choose as a badge of honor...
Indian Consumers vs European Peers