Category: Guest Writers

Kerala Assembly Elections: Lessons for UDF and assessing BJP’s Role in the Loss

Reading Time: 4 minutes Did the confused Christian demography and the fence-sitter Hindu votes cost the UDF a plausible victory? In the 2021 Kerala Assembly election, the CM Pinarayi Vijayan-led incumbent LDF were swayed to victory in a historic deviation from a four-decade old trend of alternating power between the LDF and […]


Reading Time: 5 minutes Prasad writes about his view of why India needs to take the center stage in International as well as regional arena. Former United States Vice President Hubert Humphrey said that “Foreign Policy is really domestic policy with its hat on.” And this is true in every sense if […]

Let’s make India a Democracy again!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ishaan Joshi writes about why it is imperative to regain India’s lost democratic value.   Disclaimer: The reader is expected to accept this column as an opinion which highlights the author’s hypothesis on an exemplary representative government. This might sound very despotic and inconceivable but we are no […]

दिवस पहिला – अभ्यंग स्नान

Reading Time: < 1 minute ऐन दिवाळीत एकट्याने गुजरातला जाण्याचा निर्णय घेतला. साहजिकच, कुटुंबियांकडून तिखट बोल ऐकावे लागले. पण, एकांताची आवड आणि काहीशी “craze” त्यांना माहिती असल्याने, मला परवानगी मिळाली. अखेर, २७ ऑक्टोबर २०१९ ला सकाळी ४ वाजता उठून (उठवून) माझी लगबग चालू झाली.