Articles by Sandipan Sharma
Jun 23, 2017
DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Barbaric event shows Kashmiris have abandoned cultural, religious ethosThe lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith shows that Kashmir is turning into a snake pit where the inhabitants are ready to attack each other.
Jun 22, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Nitish Kumar treads on edge with support for Ram Nath Kovind, move risks national ambitionsNitish Kumar's support for NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind could be a clever ploy of sitting on the fence, or, it may just be a realisation that New Delhi is far away
Jun 20, 2017
Ram Nath Kovind as presidential candidate: Oppn must accept inevitable, not debate merits of NDA pickThe Opposition must understand the inevitability of Ram Nath Kovind becoming the next president & withdraw from a fight it has no chance of winning.
Jun 19, 2017
India must see beyond Virat Kohli and Co's loss and celebrate Kidambi Srikanth, hockey team's successMonday morning, if we can stop mourning India's loss in cricket, it is a day for celebration, being proud of Indians who work hard, triumph on the world stage away from the spotlight reserved for cricketers.
Jun 16, 2017
India vs Pakistan: Why Sarfraz Ahmed and Co would be fearful of the Men in Blue in Champions Trophy finalAn India-Pakistan clash, especially a final, is not just a game. It is war minus shooting. Years of pent-up emotions, accumulated grudges, bottled anger, envy and rivalry are played out on a 22-yard pitch.
Jun 15, 2017
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan's recent upturn in fortunes reminiscent of 1992 World Cup heroicsPakistan's progress in the Champions Trophy so far looks ominously similar to their journey in the 1992 World Cup.
Jun 14, 2017
Loan waivers and farmers' strike: BJP implementing debt relief in Uttar Pradesh boosted the trendLoan waiver is turning out to be the Mandal Commission report of our times. With the Narendra Modi government offering loan waiver to farmers of Uttar Pradesh, cultivators in every part of the country now want a similar dole, just like the castes and communities who'd fallen over each other to be part of the Mandal report.
Jun 12, 2017
Amit Shah's 'chatur baniya' remark betrays saffron brigade's insecurity about lacking 'iconic' leadersTwo days ago, when BJP president Amit Shah called Mahatma Gandhi a 'chatur baniya' at a gathering of the Chhattisgarh elite
Jun 08, 2017
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Looming crisis should be a lesson for BJP; election rhetoric can backfireIt is a miracle that farmers in India still continue to grow crops when it is clear that it ultimately leads to their ruin and, sometimes, even their death.
Jun 05, 2017
India vs Pakistan: Sunday's clash proves Sarfraz and Co are no match for the superior Men in BlueOn Sunday, it was evident that India-Pakistan games have turned into no-contests, a metaphor for the cultural, economic and sporting gap between the two countries.