Craven & Servile: How The Indian Media Lost The Plot

I’ve a habit of sifting through various news websites every day.  I regularly hop between sites like The Atlantic, Guardian & Indian news sites like Scroll & The Wire.  Since the past four years, I’ve almost given up watching Indian news channels.  Partly because of the substandard shows that simply love to sensationalize every damn … Continue reading Craven & Servile: How The Indian Media Lost The Plot

Explained: The Qatari Crisis & The Impending Political Realignment In The Mid-East

Within days after the US President Donald Trump’s visit to the Gulf monarchies the rift among Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) members has only become nastier. Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Egypt, Yemen & the Libyan interim government have cut ties with Qatar. Only Kuwait & Oman still continue to maintain relations.  What’s intriguing is the almost … Continue reading Explained: The Qatari Crisis & The Impending Political Realignment In The Mid-East

Fact Check: Why Vilifying Nehru Doesn’t Work

Come 15th August, India would mark its 71st Independence Day. That we as a nation have come a long way is an indisputable fact; a robust economy, a burgeoning middle- class & an aspirational youth that craves more opportunity are only a few among the long list of achievements of the world’s largest democracy. Still … Continue reading Fact Check: Why Vilifying Nehru Doesn’t Work