The Babu : never good enough !

From someone who has been there and seen it mostly.A good read that is both honest and sympathetic.yet critical.https://medium.com/@kbssidhu1961/ias-individually-brilliant-but-collectively-mediocre-4a7085428235 I would have, however, firstly liked to hear on the popular failing of the love for power and lack of scruples of quite a few - especially those looking to make easy money in the past…

Fauji Bank :A Rupee too Far !

Is there a case for the defence forces to start their own Bank? In a sad news today, the Syndicate Bank, which serves over sixty thousand defence pensioners, has declared a quarterly loss of 882 Crores. Their Chairman & managing director had earlier been arrested in a bribery scandal. Total loss declared by the Syndicate…

Netaji:Looking Back

Much abused. Much misunderstood. Much revered. Someone said, it is, yet, too early to understand the lessons of the French revolution. So I think is also true about Netaji.His United Front Tactics of having joined hands with Nazi Germany and Japan much like Mao and Chang Kai Shek,Stalin and Hitler and many others to believe…

The Hindu right is quietly funding—and lobbying—American universities (Rohit Chopra)

Source: The Hindu right is quietly funding—and lobbying—American universities (Rohit Chopra) This piece of writing is both prescient and timely.The beginnings of a dangerous portent is empirically examined and very logically prognosticated for the future.In the instant case the helming of IIT's by corporate honchos or owners is another example of using the public-private-academia interface…