Monthly Archives: February 2013

Matters of public policy

Flying high on scams Gandhians ask: ‘Is India different from other countries?’  Kickbacks and other corrupt practices have become part of our political culture so much so that the entire system appears to be corrupt and hollow. This is despite … Continue reading

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Afzal’s hanging

The hanging aftermath: A lot to be answered, Mr P M Hari Jaisingh The hanging of terror conspiracy mastermind Afzal Guru on February 9, 2013 for the attack on the Indian Parliament on December 13, 2001 raises a number of … Continue reading

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The silencing of young voices : At stake is India’s secular ethos

There have been disturbing bans and fatwas threatening freedom of expression and genuine secularism recently. Indians in every part of the country must find ways and means to fight against such fundamentalist forces. These fatwa-happy clerics should look at some … Continue reading

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Role of the Editor

Editor is known by his honest stand and public interests pursuits Hari Jaisingh There are theories and sub-theories on editorial writings and how an Editor should conduct himself. In my 40 years of career as a journalist, I have never … Continue reading

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