Rise of New Leaders in India

India has seen the rise of three important political personalities, in the present decade, each representing the three major streams of political thought and politics in the country.   While Narendra Modi comes from the right of center political stream of BJP and RSS, Rahul Gandhi of Congress, from the political forces of the center,…

Law and Freedom

  The guarantee of freedom in law does not necessarily mean that the citizens of a society may enjoy freedom in reality.   The concept of freedom also has to be applied, put in place and virtually enforced by changing habits, mores and traditions of a society, especially old ones, like the Indian society.  …

Dissatisfaction of the Indian People

The comment of the Chinese News Agency highlighting the perceived performance of the Indian government is not the only such comment available on the net. Unkind comments understandably generated angry reactions from the Indian media and Indian intellectuals.   Of late, the Indian political discourse has been characterised by a sense of dissatisfaction among the…