What did Mrs. Indira Gandhi and Bhindrawale achieve and lose in the Punjab conflict/terrorism/destruction?


By Sunil Kumar Today is an auspicious day in India, Bhaiya-Dooj in the North and Bhau-Beej in Maharashtra. So, spreading the good vibes of this festival and cheer is better. Somewhat inappropriate to dwell on the existential angst and suffering …

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Is the Mumbai Mirror pro-BJP or pro-Congress?


By Sunil Kumar The Mumbai Mirror is a Bennett Coleman publication(i.e the Times of India group – firmly under the Jain family). Media coverage is dependent on editorial stance and owner pressure(their likes and dislikes as well as proximity to …

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Can somebody list all the disastrous moves made by Congress since independence?


By Sunil Kumar Let’s see ;Congress has been in power for most of Independent India’s existence; from 1947 to 2018(presently). Only exceptions; 1977 to 79; 97 to 2004; and 2014 to now. Starting with the cardinal sin of India’s Partition …

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Maverick Unchanged – Jethmalani’s Tour De Thought

By Sunil Kumar A book review after some time. Just finished reading noted lawyer Ram Jethmalani’s book “Maverick: Unchanged, Unrepentant”. Although I’ve never been a fan of the loud, opinionated blabbermouth that he is; there is a lot of informative …

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The Accidental Prime Minister: India’s West Wing


By Sunil Kumar Now that the dust has settled over India‘s elections; and a new government is firmly in the saddle; it’s time to talk about Sanjaya Baru’s “The Accidental Prime Minister: The Making And Unmaking of Manmohan Singh“. For …

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