8th November 2017 marked the first anniversary of demonetization. The Government of India, yesterday, celebrated an “Anti-Black Money Day”; on the other hand, the opposition declared it as a “black day”. A year earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a drastic decision on November 8th, 2016 and India was plunged into chaos. Prime Minister, in […]Read More Demonetization : A masterstroke or a failed experiment ?
This Thursday, High Court set aside the disciplinary action taken by JNU against 15 of its students, including ex-JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, in connection with a controversial event on February 9 last year in the varsity. I can remember how angry I was when I heard that some students of JNU have ‘allegedly’ raised the […]Read More Dissent ≠ Anti-National
It is said that the worth of a civilization can be judged by the place given to women in the society. In India, we worship our strong, independent goddesses And I think no will deny the fact that women in India have made a considerable progress since independence. Breaking the glass ceilings, recently two women […]Read More Marital Rape : Sacred Tradition !?
“There is a fundamental right to privacy, but it is a wholly qualified right since the right to privacy consists of various aspects and is a sub-species of the right to liberty, every aspect of it will not qualify as a fundamental right” Attorney General KK Venugopal said this to a nine-judge constitution bench headed […]Read More Privacy : A myth !?
Today I’m going to share something that I had kept concealed down in my memory lane, Something hidden in a secret folder, Where I keep all the evocative memories of her, Memories of her ardent love, Memories of “us” which now cause nothing but overwhelming surges of pain. Yeah, she left me. She left me […]Read More Heart or Mind ?
“we should rid ourselves of our colonial mentality of obeisance or servitude, or words to that effect, and address one another as Mr or Mrs. No more Sirs and Ma’ams. We are a nation of equals. No more kowtowing to the white men. They are not superior to us in any way. And so we […]Read More No Sir, No Ma’am ?
I come out of the bathroom, beads of water were still running down on my bare body as I tried to wipe them out. My partner’s abed—busy with her phone. She raised her head at the sight of me half-naked. She looked at me in the eye with so much longing, love, and fascination, her […]Read More I am hers and she is mine
I remember the night when I saw her after a long time, My heart had started pumping more blood to my mind that didn’t understand, how can this girl own my world again with a single glance? Albeit her gorgeous face was bewitching me with her magical smile, Her beautiful eyes didn’t meet the happiness […]Read More Imperishable Doubts