Category: Politics in India

Caste System, Politics in India

They are poles apart but they folk together when it comes to reservations….

There was a time when it was essential to accord maximum benefits to those belonging to different castes which are considered to be socially and economically backward and, to be frank we can now be proud of the fact that the country was able to lift them up, much to the delight of all of …

Facts and Fiction, Issues in India, Politics in India, Strikes and Protests

Keep your distance from Politics, please!

The involvement of University students in politics may appear to be an unavoidable practice in view of certain unpleasant developments that distract their attention from studies: But the students must realize that most of the issues are on flimsy grounds prepared by certain political parties who are of the view that their survival depends to …

Facts and Fiction, Humor, In real life, Issues in India, Politics in India, Strikes and Protests

A TIRESOME Job, Indeed!

It has become quite normal these days for politician, Trade Unions and All and Sundry to resort to demonstrations in Protest against some politics of the ruling party or, for some benefits denied by the government in power. Invariably, it could be in the form of ‘Protest marches’ which could slow down day-to-day activities and …

Issues in India, Politics in India, Strikes and Protests

Peace and Prosperity

When Indian intellectuals scholars and sports persons (notably cricket) hit the headlines, they become notable persons not only in India but in other countries as well. But, going beyond such achievements our youngsters and elders have to pay great attention to peace and prosperity without which, all our efforts to achieve top positions will wither …

Issues in India, People, Philosophy, Strikes and Protests

Old order changes, yielding place to new…

“The world is too much with us. Getting and spending, we lay waste our time.” Man became alert to this warning and began to discover new things, using his/her ‘brain power’, aesthetic sense and curiosity. “If tiny birds can fly here and there, why not we?”, mas asked himself. All these things prompted man to …

Elections, Politics in India

Unpredictable – but don’t be nervous!

When the Assembly or Parliamentary elections are round the corner, the air is thick with claims or criticisms. Promises have to be made carefully or within the permitted level but the voters, these days, are well aware of the consequences of voting for the ruling party or the limits of the major opposition parties. The …

Politics in India, Strikes and Protests

No more distractions, please

Some of our prestigious universities are in the grip of chaos and confusions created by certain students and politicians, and it appears that it will take a long time to put an end to such calamities which have badly affected the morale of brilliant and ambitious students who would have worked hard to get admission …

Crazy people, News: My opinions, Politics in India

Let us not be Pessimists

In a democratic country, politics do play a major role but when politicians are obsessed with self praise or criticism that may taunt the opponent, the news channels and to some extent the Print media have more than enough to upset the viewers or the readers. Unfortunately, the good things that would have happened get …

Caste System, Elections, Issues in India, Politics in India, Strikes and Protests

Still backward?

Social backwardness as far as India is concerned is a thing of the past. But unfortunately it is made to appear that the country has not made any progress in narrowing the gap between the so called forward caste and those who are socially backward. There may be couple of states where nothing much has …

People, Politics in India, Strikes and Protests

If there is a will, there is a way

I Came across the following lines while reading a book entitled, “Glorious thoughts on education” Do all the good you can In all the ways you can In all the places you can At all times you can To all the people you can As long as ever you can I closed the book because …