Soft Power, The Greatest Power of the Century

By | 2013-11-07T11:07:31+00:00 November 7th, 2013|Categories: BJP, Congress, Foreign Relations, Government, NDA, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As an Indian, I’ve become rather concerned about the hype we’re hearing about our own country — all this talk about India becoming a world leader, even the next superpower. India is often called the 21st Century power. And I just don’t think that’s what India’s all about, or should be all about. Indeed, what

Truly Democratic?

By | 2013-09-26T18:53:55+00:00 September 26th, 2013|Categories: BJP, Congress, Government, Narendra Modi, Other Parties, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, Uncategorized, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

World's largest democracy? Yes, surely. But the World's largest successful democracy? Maybe not.In a country where the approval rating of the incumbent Prime Minister is below 10% (Ouch), at the heart of all problems lies the politics of the country. We opted for democracy as our political system. But I have been wondering for quite

Investment in India? Not really.

By | 2013-09-17T16:47:26+00:00 September 17th, 2013|Categories: Business, Congress, Economics, Government, Political Parties, UPA|Tags: , , , , , , , |

One day an investor said this on a show when asked about investment in India: “How can it be considered safe to invest in a country that has trouble keeping the lights on from one end of the country to the other?” Little did anyone know that the comments made in jest would actually become