India has not learnt any lessons from the 1962 war with China. Read more

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I see striking parallels between the opposition to FDI in multi-brand retail and the early resistance, in the mid-1980s, to the introduction of computers. Then, as now, the main opposition came from the ruling party, albeit a different one, in West Bengal. Read more

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I can’t figure out why so many self-appointed guardians of Indian culture are getting so hot under the collar (where else can they get hot?) over the Delhi High Court judgment decriminalizing homosexuality. Read more

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Let me confess: as a die hard supporter of Indian cricket and all things Indian, I strongly dislike Greg Chappell. Most unbiased observers agree that his reign as coach of the Indian cricket team was disastrous. Read more

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Political correctness is now beginning to cloud the future of this country.

We seem to bringing up a generation of Indians that is either namby-pamby or delinquent. Read more

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Has MS Dhoni passed his sell-by date as Test captain? Read more

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It’s Christmas Week.

The weather’s wonderful.

The winter is here in force.

And I’m feeling nostalgic! Read more

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I hope the Republican candidate (whoever he/she may be) wins the US presidential election next November. Read more

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