Editorial

The Crumbling Political Compromise of Nitish Kumar

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Nitish Kumar’s suffering at the hands of his political partners is coming towards an end. But this end is of his own making the only positive sign for him is that he gets to save the face. But given the charges against Lalu’s family this […]

July 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

The Simmering Tensions from Bhutan to Bengal

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal It’s a given that one should have good relations with their neighbors but sometime you have to hold your ground to get your point across. China needs to understand that making threats or flexing muscles is going to cost it way more than a road. […]

July 8, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Education, A Privilege or A Right?

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal  I will apologize beforehand before going any further if in case my editorial offends your sensibilities but offence is not the intention here, I am simply trying to point out an obvious flaw in our system that has left thousands of deserving students bereft of […]

June 25, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Farmers Plight, Debt and Bullet Are Not the Answer

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal For years farmers have been at the receiving end of neglect and empty promises. And now when their patience was over they got the bullet for their cause, yes their protest took a violent turn but things should not have come to this in the […]

June 11, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Saying Good Bye to Climate

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal American President Mr. Donald Trump’s rescindment from Paris Climate Accord is like an amusing case of a diabetic old man who is frustrated of his family stopping him from having muffins and he rebels by gorging a kilo of ice-cream and arguing that his two […]

June 4, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Is it Undemocratic to Save Your Life

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal What would you do when you’re surrounded by a radicalized, agitated mob lusting for your blood? Would you reason, plead or beg knowing very well that they won’t show any mercy or use your brain to do what you are trained to do? Major. Gogoi […]

May 28, 2017 · 3 comments · Editorial

The Illusion AAP is Living in

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Merriam Webster dictionary define Hypocrisy as “a feigning to be what one is not or to believe what one does not:  behavior that contradicts what one claims to believe or feel.” From what’s going on these days they could have easily replaced the word Hypocrisy […]

May 14, 2017 · 1 comment · Editorial

Sukma and Kashmir: The Carnage, the Anger and Path Ahead

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal The anger and resentment that country is feeling towards these cowardly attacks on forces in Sukma and Kashmir is also in a way is anger towards the system that is getting used to these transgressions from our enemies. No matter what the intelligentsia says but […]

April 30, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Making Everyone Equal One ’Lal Batti’ at a Time

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Knowing that Lal Batti or Red Beacon that meant VIP treatment on streets and other places where you can cut the queue using its influence, at least the common man can have a little sense of consolation that in the logjam of traffic that clogs […]

April 23, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Getting Justice for Jadhav

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal How would you negotiate for freedom of your citizen who is abducted by a state which has no evidence of espionage or any credible case to prosecute him? Kulbhushan Jadhav’s death sentence by Pakistan’s military court shows the disregard towards the human rights or Geneva […]

April 16, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial