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Brewing storm: Crisis snowballing in rural India; experts slam slow govt response

May 15, 2015

Brewing storm: Crisis snowballing in rural India; experts slam slow govt response

Promising good governance and a stronger economy, Modi romped to power in elections last May by the biggest margin any prime minister has got in three decades. #Modi Govt #farm crisis #farmgate #cheap imports #wholesale market #Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty
Farmer crisis: Rahul Gandhi to undertake 15-km padyatra in Telangana

May 13, 2015

Farmer crisis: Rahul Gandhi to undertake 15-km padyatra in Telangana

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will embark on a two-day visit to Telangana beginning on Thursday which would include a 15km 'padayatra' in Adilabad district. #Politics #NewsTracker #Andhra Pradesh #Rahul Gandhi #Telangana #Maharashtra #Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka #farmer crisis
41 dead after gunmen open fire at bus in Karachi

May 13, 2015

41 dead after gunmen open fire at bus in Karachi

According to reports, the attack took place in the Safoora chowk area of the city and there were at around 50 to 60 people on the bus when the attack took place. #NewsTracker #bus #Karachi #terror #assault #gunmen #!991 economic crisis #Ismaili
Hostage crisis? 500 villagers 'abducted' by Naxals as PM Modi visits Dantewada

May 09, 2015

Hostage crisis? 500 villagers 'abducted' by Naxals as PM Modi visits Dantewada

Around 400 villagers from Marenga village in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh were taken hostage by Naxals on Friday night ahead of PM Modi's visit. #India #NewsTracker #Maoists #Chhattisgarh #Naxals #Sukma #hostage crisis #villagers #PM Narendra Modi #Marenga
Book excerpt: Forget farmer suicide, are we looking at the death of farming?

May 01, 2015

Book excerpt: Forget farmer suicide, are we looking at the death of farming?

Human rights worker Harsh Mander tells the story of one man who tried to make a living as a farmer and what happened to him. This generation will pass somehow, but what about the next? asks Mander. This essay appears in the new book Looking Away- Inequality, Prejudice and Indifference in New India by Harsh Mander (Speaking Tiger). #BookExcerpt #Harsh Mander #Farmer suicide #farmer crisis #Looking Away- Inequality #Prejudice and Indifference

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Kingfisher crisis: Inflated egos lead to business disasters

Oct 23, 2012

Kingfisher crisis: Inflated egos lead to business disasters

Avoid investments in companies where managements let ego affect performance and this includes government-owned companies as well. #air india #ConnectTheDots #Kingfisher Airlines #Vijay Mallya #Kingfisher Crisis
Why does Al Jazeera call terror, just violence

Aug 24, 2012

Why does Al Jazeera call terror, just violence

Firstpost blogger Seema Sirohi defends her views on why she found Al Jazeera's show on the flight of North Eastern Indians from various cities uninformed. She's also confused as to why the channel calls a terror group as merely violent. #MediaCrit #Al Jazeera #north-east crisis