One step back, two steps forward…

When it comes to taking on the BJP, the Left resurgence led by the CPI-ML (Liberation) in Bihar should teach a few hard lessons to an adamant and fragile CPM in West Bengal.

‘We need to have children of different abilities, cultures and social classes in a classroom’

The power of value-based quality education can transform society and highlights the teachers’ crucial role in nation-building


Of course, we lost some issues in appeal, we won some, but that is normal in the tax eco-system. The point is we made a sincere effort to penalize a wrongdoing so that it would act as a deterrence in the future.

US Elections: Thank the Rainbow Coalition for Change. It’s here!

Capitalist America, in a serious crisis now, might change only to become the same in a sharply polarised and divided country. And, yet, the end of the supremacist and racist Trump era in the White House is a sign of hope

Who will police the algorithmS?

The society of the future may end up in various kinds of dystopias turning real. Indeed, there is a clear possibility that through total control on an individual basis, a state of ‘technological totalitarianism’ can be established.

“Society can be very cruel”

The exodus and suffering of Indian migrant workers during pandemic. especially women, moved Spanish artist Isabelo Lleo to start making sculptures of this tragic migration

Mumbai Powergrid collapse – a Chinese cyber attack? Are we prepared for the next one?

A shift to diesel could be the answer for the spike in cyberattacks on powergrid, railways and other networks

Hathras rape- collapse of our civilisational values

The rapes, the murders, the organised and diabolical process of suppressing and fudging facts, the brutality and injustice: this moment marks a hopeless abyss for India. Can the nation, facing the collapse of the justice system, redeem itself? Will the daughters of Hathras and Balrampur ever get justice?

Selling them for a song

The manner in which a Rajasthan’s Special Court rejected an […]

India-China face-off: A frozen turbulence melts in high tension

There has neither been disengagement nor de-escalation at the border. Instead, China has effectively captured big chunks of Indian Territory. The burden rests on Prime Minister Narendra Modi who met Chinese President Xi Jinping 18 times to fix this brewing crisis

A Coronavirus testing kit for Rs.199/- could make tests really cheap and fast

The lowest priced Rapid PCR test can deliver results within an hour in less than INR 200

Congress Conundrum: can Rahul Gandhi lead party, avoid a split and democratize?

If Rahul Gandhi can’t fight the enemy within, how can he fight the enemy outside who is out to destroy the values and ethos of the freedom movement, the Indian economy, its constitutional safeguards, and all its pillars of secular democracy?

Poets and artists as enemies of the State

By Brahma Prakash As COVID is wrecking down borders, bodies […]

Kamala Harris and India: Counter-revolution and a New Spring

t is ironical that while the nomination of Kamala signifies the Americans’ resolve to usher in a new era of equality, in India we are faced with a diametrically opposite situation.

Tallest Statue of Parshuram: Opposition leaders woo Brahmins in UP

In a significant political development, opposition parties in UP have […]