Look, A Vestigial Organ is being treated in an Intensive Care Unit!!

Look, A Vestigial Organ is being treated in an Intensive Care Unit!!

Public Sector Banks need to be privatized. PSBs need to be privatized as they might have suited the needs of some long forgone era but are vastly irrelevant to present times

Are long-gone Muslim rulers and British imperialists to blame for the mess that India...

Here is one myth that needs to be debunked. Indian nationalists, particularly Hindutva fanatics, do not tire themselves of blaming the long-dead Muslim and...
Adultery and Section 497: The archaic law must be done away with.

Adultery!

Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code is so designed that a husband cannot prosecute the wife for defiling the sanctity of the matrimonial...

Why India is not a prosperous first world country like Australia, and how to...

Australia is the world's second most developed country, and one of the richest countries on a per-capita basis. It is one of the world's...

All for nothing? #2GVerdict

  #ViewsArePersonal Recently the trial court acquitted all the accused in the 2G ‘scam’ case. Since then a lot of articles have been written, lot of...

Let’s get the government out of running hospitals

The first question with health policy, as with all policy issues, begins with the examination of the role of government. Without addressing this question...
India | Education Policy | OpinionCentral | We need For-Profit schools and the government to get out of the provision of education

We need For-Profit schools and the government to get out of the provision of...

Mihir Sharma wrote in Bloomberg on 15 November 2017 that “Indians’ skills don’t match up. Consider the “Make in India” program. With its...
Weighing the Ease

Weighing the Ease

Disclaimer: The views expressed here are solely those of the author in his private capacity and do not in any way represent the views...
The dismal state of India’s infrastructure and what can be done about it

The dismal state of India’s infrastructure and what can be done about it

Everyone knows that India’s infrastructure is run down and broken. Virtually nothing exists, or if it exists, it is of a quality that’s below...
The land of the rising bans: Why banning firecrackers is an inept response to a serious problem

The land of the rising bans: Why banning firecrackers is an inept response to...

At best bans are cathodic. Reasonable regulations are any day more preferable to blanket bans.