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South Asian Games: Is it fair on Saina, Kashyap? Shuttlers made scapegoat in game of politics

Feb 05, 2016

South Asian Games: Is it fair on Saina, Kashyap? Shuttlers made scapegoat in game of politics

Many of our top badminton players including Saina Nehwal have expressed their reluctance to represent India in the SAG to be held between 5 to 10 February in Guwahati and Shillong. #Sports #Badminton #Saina Nehwal #InMyOpinion #Badminton Association of India #Saina #BAI #SportsTracker #PV Sindhu #P Kashyap #South Asian Games #Rio Olympics #SAG
It's business, not personal: Why Snapdeal's non-renewal of Aamir Khan's contract makes sense

Feb 05, 2016

It's business, not personal: Why Snapdeal's non-renewal of Aamir Khan's contract makes sense

Snapdeal, who had distanced itself from actor Aamir Khan after his statement on intolerance, has decided not to renew the contract with the Bollywood actors, reports said. #Aamir Khan #Donald Trump #ConnectTheDots #InMyOpinion #Lance Armstrong #Michael Phelps #Amazon #Flipkart #Nike #Snapdeal #Brand Equity
Bengaluru shame: In Gandhi's India, black eye for black eye, kaala for kaala, Tanzanian for Sudanese!

Feb 05, 2016

Bengaluru shame: In Gandhi's India, black eye for black eye, kaala for kaala, Tanzanian for Sudanese!

It didn't matter to the attackers that the woman was in no way connected to the driver. Or that she was a Tanzanian, which is a separate country, some 2,100 kilometres from Sudan — the motherland of the aforementioned driver #InMyOpinion #Bengaluru #Manohar Parrikar #Racism #Somnath Bharti #Casteism #Africans #Tanzanian woman #Dayanand Mandrekar #Africans in India
Watch out, India: Afghanistan CEO Abdullah is getting cosy with Pakistan for peace with Taliban

Feb 05, 2016

Watch out, India: Afghanistan CEO Abdullah is getting cosy with Pakistan for peace with Taliban

Pakistan is key to the talks and the international community is well aware that without Pakistan’s involvement, Taliban would not be in the negotiating table. #Terrorism #US #Pakistan #Afghanistan #InMyOpinion #Hamid Karzai #Nato #CriticalPoint #Mullah Omar #Abdullah Abdullah #Ashraf Ghani #General Raheel Sharif #Daesh
Racism in Bengaluru: Why govt's ostrich-like approach won't work

Feb 04, 2016

Racism in Bengaluru: Why govt's ostrich-like approach won't work

Karnataka’s home minister G Parameshwara would have us believe that the assault on the Tanzanian student in Bengaluru was no racial attack. #InMyOpinion #Karnataka #racial discrimination #African Students #Tanzanian student #Bengaluru racist attack
Tanzanian woman assault: Little tourism potential and no votes may explain Rahul's silence

Feb 04, 2016

Tanzanian woman assault: Little tourism potential and no votes may explain Rahul's silence

It is possible that Rahul reckons that racist attack on the Tanzanian girl is not a serious issue because there is no ready votebank on offer. #Narendra Modi #Indian National Congress #InMyOpinion #Rahul Gandhi #Bengaluru #racist attack #Hyderabad Central University #Rohith Vemula #Tanzanian girl
Sexual harassment allegations may severely affect Sardar and dent India's hopes at Rio Olympics

Feb 04, 2016

Sexual harassment allegations may severely affect Sardar and dent India's hopes at Rio Olympics

This is not Sardar Singh’s Concussion crisis. This is bigger than that. Across the internet, in the world of Twitter, in the incessant backroom chatter of Facebook, billions of miles of social media highways, Sardar Singh is now coloured. #Sports #India #InMyOpinion #hockey #Sexual harassment #Sardar Singh #Rio Olympics #Ashpal Kaur Bhogal
World Cancer Day: Compulsory licensing of key drugs only way for India to fight this grave threat

Feb 04, 2016

World Cancer Day: Compulsory licensing of key drugs only way for India to fight this grave threat

About four years ago, cancer usually meant a slow death, coupled with a vain fight, for the common man. It was largely because of the exorbitant costs of medicines. #Health #InMyOpinion #Cancer #intellectual property rights #Bayer #Sorafenib #Nexavar #Compulsory Licensing #National List of Essential Medicines #oncologists #Indian Patents Act
Thank you, PM Modi: India needs free access to the internet more than it needs Free Basics

Feb 04, 2016

Thank you, PM Modi: India needs free access to the internet more than it needs Free Basics

It’s been encouraging to see TRAI stand up to Facebook while dealing with it on the issue of Free Basics. And with the PM’s office expressing its dissatisfaction, it’s a clear indication that the voice of citizens are being heard loud and clear. #Silicon Valley #Internet #Narendra Modi #InMyOpinion #Mark Zuckerberg #Free Basics #Facebook India