Articles by Bikram Vohra
Dec 12, 2018
Narendra Modi should know that vitriol of Hindutva, renaming of cities won't woo voters; he has a lot to fix before 2019Whatever good the Narendra Modi government has done these past four years, including putting India right up there on the global map, was getting lost in the dross of religion and Hindutva-oriented sentiments.
Dec 07, 2018
Mika Singh sexual misconduct case: UAE's strict laws on indecency, obscenity likely to bring further trouble for singerIndian pop singer Mika Singh, accused by a 17-year-old model from Brazil of sending suggestive pictures to her online and promising her a role as a model in a Bollywood film, is probably in deep trouble.
Dec 05, 2018
Bulandshahr violence: India's underground gun-manufacturing industry mocks laws on ownership of weaponsThe killing of Subodh Kumar Singh in Bulandshahr by a .32 pistol underscores only a part of the burgeoning number of deaths by bullet in India.
Dec 02, 2018
Sushma Swaraj, Manohar Parrikar and other politicos owe it to public to undergo yearly physicalsSince there is no retirement age in Indian politics, the need for an annual medical becomes imperative.
Nov 30, 2018
India defers controversial ECNR registration: NRI backlash forces Big Brother to back down, but bitter aftertaste lingers85 percent of these 11 million NRIs — where emigration clearance is required — are blue-collar workers with little or no access to computers
Nov 28, 2018
OROP issue resurfaces: Ex-servicemen to join farmers in Delhi rally, demand end to 'degradation' of defence forcesA joint ‘andolan’ for jawans and kisans planned for Thursday and Friday in New Delhi will be the precursor to the major nationwide call to arms over OROP.
Nov 22, 2018
BCCI CEO Rahul Johri and #MeToo: Anonymous complaints must be ignored; they do injustice to complainant, half-justice to accusedBy their toxic nature, anonymous claims of sexual harassment, such as in the #MeToo movement, can never be seen as prima facie cause for any punitive action.
Nov 15, 2018
Failure to immediately back CNN in Jim Acosta spat with Donald Trump's White House exposes media's lack of spineIn many ways, media deserves to be treated the way it treats itself.
Nov 08, 2018
PTV's 'Begging' gaffe: Imran Khan govt's sacking of channel MD uncalled for, bloopers best laughed offThe Pakistan government ordered the removal of Arshad Khan from the post of managing director of Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) subsequent to a major goof-up.
Nov 04, 2018
Avni's death result of primitive approach to man-animal conflict, failure to address issue with lawsWith Avni's killing, the preservation of endangered species, the impact of their killing on the ecology, the loss of these beautiful creatures and even human encroachment on their territory are all major front-burner issues.