Monday, February 19, 2018

Sting Operation – A Legitimised tool to fight corruption and promote...

In recent years sting operations have become one of the most popular forms of exposing corruption and maladministration in public life. Starting from the...

“Pakistan playing a dangerous game to ratchet up ceasefire violations”: Sumit...

As part of our new series of interacting with experts across policy domains, we bring you the first interview with noted Indo-Pak expert Professor...

Jaya and Castro prove Weber’s “charisma” .

"People committing suicide after death of their leader is a worrisome trend; leaders should strike a balance between ‘driving the minds’ and ‘guiding the...

History Shall Absolve Me: Castro, The Juvenile Genius

He called himself a blend of “Socialist, a Marxist, and a Leninist”, survived assassinations, dodged poisoned cigars, romanced guerrilla warfare: the “Crazy One”, who...

Trump and Modi: birds of the same feather, but with different...

Donald Trump’s election as the 45th US president illustrates the global ascendance of the political right. Comparisons with Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi, whose...

Industries should respond positively to demonetisation

Ever since the  Government of India announced demonetization of Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes, there have been heated debate and discussions all over India about...

Modi’s biggest gamble yet: The politics of demonetisation

While reading the plethora of economic commentary around the demonetisation exercise, it is worth keeping in mind that it is first and foremost a...

Demonetisation of currency and dynamism of social institutions

The study of Sociology hinges around the five major institutions that are present in all the societies – Family/kinship, Religion, Education, Economy, Polity and...

The Dialogue Parliament Winter Session Monitor

Day 9, 28/11/2016 The Income Tax Laws (Second Amendment) Bill was introduced in Lok Sabha today. The Bill provides for ‘Taxation and Investment Regime for...

Has Jammu and Kashmir’s Economy Been Affected by Terrorism?

Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) has been suffering from the scourge of terrorism for more than 25 years. There is not much doubt that the...

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