Freedom of Speech is Freedom of Speech

The supreme court of India has struck down the controversial Section 66A of the Information Technology Act as unconstitutional. This is a welcome decision.

This is one such judicial case on top of other millions, that the courts are spending their precious time on. The ruling is an eventual reprieve, but does it really need […]

The legacy of Manmohan Singh – the Congress will make him the scapegoat

Manmohan Singh has has one of the longest runs as the Prime Minister of India, next only to Nehru and Indira Gandhi. For somebody who has led the country over a period of 10 years, and with a huge list of impeccable credentials, one would have expected that MM Singh would not have had to […]

Indian economy on a depressed mode – down to 5% growth, and no real up signs …

For a couple of years now, the UPA Government seems to be floundering; actually this is almost from within a few months of the second win in 2009. The Government came in with an enhanced mandate in 2009, making everybody feel that the Government now had the mandate and the support to do the reforms […]