A Democracy beyond Quota

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal With recent enacting of law that grants 10% quota in education institutions and government jobs for economically weaker sections of the society or the poor from the general category, the debate that who should be helped and who should fend for themselves is reignited. The […]

January 20, 2019 · 1 comment · Editorial

Ease of Doing Work

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Our government trumpets India’s rank in the of ease of doing business, though these rankings are just a relative idea and are open to discussion but at least they give you a good picture of how good is the ecosystem for doing business in a […]

January 6, 2019 · 1 comment · Editorial

Happy New Year

Dear Reader, Contributor, Welcome to 2019, we’d like to extend our greetings, good wishes and gratitude to you. Let this occasion mark the beginning of another chapter of this wonderful journey, five years ago what started as a small effort to connect with people of diverse ideas has grown into […]

December 30, 2018 · 3 comments · Editorial

Why Political Parties Loose Elections

By The Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Looking at your mistakes takes great courage, not everyone has it and sometimes when you are living in a bubble of success and unchallenged praise, its all the more difficult to look at the hard reality. Pride in politics is a very dangerous thing. BJP […]

December 16, 2018 · 1 comment · Editorial

The 68% Division

By The Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Never stand begging for that which you have the power to earn. ~Miguel de Cervantes The Maharashtra government, few days ago, have signed on a bill that can be described cowardly at best. By providing 16% reservation in govt. jobs and education to Maratha community […]

December 2, 2018 · 1 comment · Editorial

Thinking of Rethinking the Education

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal Elections come and go but hardly the condition of education in the country ever make it to the manifesto, what does reach the declaration statement is the reservation in education but despite all the glittery language the condition remains grim. The problem is not only […]

November 25, 2018 · 2 comments · Editorial

Ram Has Been Kept From Ayodhya Too Long

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal There are matters of jobs, there are matters of poverty, there are matters of development and growth, there are many matters that matter for a country and its population but there are also the matters of faith. Ram temple in Ayodhya is one such matter […]

November 11, 2018 · 0 comments · Editorial

India’s Extreme Left: Liberal in Violence

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal How does one justify violence, oppression, murder and wanton killing of journalists? Does so called fight against imperialism justify cold blooded murder of a cameraman? Those intellectuals, writers and journalists holding sympathy with “comrades” should have a better look at incident in Bastar where DD […]

November 4, 2018 · 1 comment · Editorial

The Problem With CBI

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal The public unfolding of one of the most feared and respected institutions of Indian government, the CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation) has brought to light the problems the public didn’t know existed. These problems at CBI pose some very serious questions about the agency’s credibility. […]

October 28, 2018 · 1 comment · Editorial

A System Where No One is Responsible?

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal On Oct 19, 2018, hundreds of people gathered for Dusshera celebration, were mowed down by a fast moving train. A chain of negligence which led to this tragedy has etched into our mindset the grisly fact that we take safety and caution for granted. It’s […]

October 21, 2018 · 2 comments · Editorial