Category Archives: Other Issues

Semi Final: The non-political analysis of the assembly elections 2018

On 11th December 2018, results of assembly elections came out for Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana. These elections are being called the Semi Final because of two factors: first, they happened six months before the Final (Lok Sabha Election) and second, number of states that they cover. Let’s analyse these elections and note […]
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The Lost Generation

By Vishu Mahajan

Rajasthan: A poor state in Primary Education

Rajasthan was ranked 31 out of 33 states and UTs with respect to literacy rates in 2011. We took data from ASER (Annual Status of Education Report) by Pratham over the years and did a comparative study between 2007 and 2013 for Rajasthan. Following are some of the stats which quantify this fact. 7.5% increase […]
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Helping the Police-Man

My answer to the question that what Indian Police should learn from other police forces is : Nothing. Not a thing. Indian Police should not adopt anything from other countries’ forces. Instead it should evolve and adapt in sync with local scenario.

NEW Capital: What about the OLD Farmers?

NEW Capital: What about the OLD Farmers?

For going ahead on the path of Development, are we leaving behind a section of society ?

Although this is a long process and we will see the level of good or bad implementation with time, we can only hope and wish for a deal which would lead state and country towards development without hurting rights of any individual or farmer.

Interpretation of MK Gandhi’s Hinduism (3): Religion of Service

By Prashant Jain Next in the series of our articles on Gandhi’s Hinduism, we bring to you the main intent of any religion i.e. service. For those who have missed out on the first article which clearly defines the intent of this article series, I would request them to please read it here. Let’s look at […]
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Interpretation of MK Gandhi’s Hinduism (2): Sanatani Hindu

By Prashant Jain Next in the series of our articles on Gandhi’s Hinduism, we bring to you his definition of Sanatani Hindu. For those who have missed out on the first article which clearly defines the intent of this article series, I would request them to please read it here. Let’s look at the excerpts first from […]
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Interpretation of MK Gandhi’s Hinduism(1): What is Hinduism?

By Prashant Jain MK Gandhi is perhaps the most important proponent of the religion, which he wholeheartedly embraced all his life, Hinduism. It is interesting to see that he wrote extensively on his own religion given the fact that he was mentored by a Jain and read at length about Christianity. Gandhi always considered Buddhism […]
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Looking Beyond the Borders: Obama’s visit to India

It may be a wrong way to phrase it thus – for India in 2015, the underlying mood is we can. In the global context, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has firmly established his position as the man of the times, paving the way for a proactive foreign policy; turning on the charm and yet determined […]
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The promise of nuclear deals

“The deal is done” announced foreign secretary Sujatha Singh after a long discussion between Mr. Obama and Mr. Modi over resolving the logjam in operationalising the much touted Indo-US nuclear deal or the 123 Agreement. Much excitement and optimism has been pouring in from across media houses about the significance of the deal and its […]
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