Editorial

Editorial

Editorial

Farm Laws: Retreat and Regrets

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal In a democracy sometimes even strongmen have to wake up to political realities, PM Modi’s decision to take back the three farm laws reflects just that. But it’s the determination and grit of protesting farmers that made PM and his party see those ground realities. […]

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The Spirit of the Game

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Sportsmanship does not apply only to sportsmen but also to the audience who enjoy the game.  The loss of the Indian Cricket team in last week’s match against Pakistan brought forth some really ugly side of some Indian cricket fans where the loss was blamed […]

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Blasphemy and Minorities

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Bangladesh has recently seen some gruesome attacks on its minority Hindu community. Even though it’s our ally but how it chooses to treat its minorities will define our relationship going ahead. Those who are not in the know, recently during the Durga Puja festival in […]

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HRTC and Women Safety

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal I use to think that traveling in HRTC (Himachal Road Transport Corporation) was a safe bet since it is a state-owned company. I thought being a public company HRTC will be extra sensitive and alert towards the safety of hundreds of tourists who travel in […]

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Conference, Patriotism and Surveys

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal A few days ago I attended the much controversial Dismantling Global Hindutva conference. Though I do not agree or subscribe to the views and thoughts of the speakers, I acknowledge and respect their right to express themselves, to discuss and debate a topic. They should […]

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Making India More Disabled Friendly

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Despite Indian Paralympic athletes performing miracles in the Tokyo Olympics, we are still far behind in appreciating the potential of our citizens with disabilities. Just recently, a couple of weeks ago I was returning to New Delhi from my hometown in Jhansi, I arrived at […]

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Afghanistan: The Rock of Sisyphus

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Like the rock of Sisyphus, Afghanistan has come back to the very point where it was twenty years ago. The government and Afghan National Army (ANA) collapsed in days as Taliban’s fighters rode into Kabul without any resistance. The sad part is not that the […]

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Supporting Indian Sports

by the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal There is different confidence this time in the country, the performance of Indian athletes in the Tokyo Olympics has demonstrated the new hopes, aspirations, and fighting spirit of this generation of Indians. Our athletes have shown that poor infrastructure, lack of resources, funds, and support […]