Friday 22 January 2021

News Analysed, Opinions Expressed


JNU, and the idea of India

Ask any of them what JNU gave them, and they will tell you it broadened their perspective, introduced them to ideas, even dissenting ones, prepared them for competition, gave them self-confidence, and fired them up ... READ



Why and How Investment Promotion Policy is draconian

The Act ominously states: “All provisions in Government of Goa Acts and Statutes cease to apply” in all those areas declared “Investment Promotion Areas.” The Act is to be implemented through the Goa Investment Promotion ... READ




Behind the waterfall a tiny shrub was growing in a crack in the rock. A little bird had built her nest there and in the midst of the rush of water, it sat in perfect ... READ



This isn't my old Dharwad, where now Kalburgi is killed

Dharwar was the place to rest, recover, sing all night and then move on. Stories are recounted with awe and a sense of participation in a special history: “Ustad Abdul Karim Khan was a frequent ... READ



बिगर-गोमंतकीय कामगारः अंधारातल्या सावल्या

आमच्या आयुष्याचे “नट-बोल्ट” फिक्स करण्यासाटी “ ग्रीस” प्रमाणे काम करणाऱ्या कामगारांची किंमत आम्हांलाच कळत नाही. ती बिचारी माणसे अंधारातल्या सावल्या बनून आमची पाठराखण करतात आणि आम्हांला त्याची जाणीव सुध्दा नसते. READ



In defence of Angrezi

English may not be our mother tongue, but it does remain our Father Tongue. We must own it, excel in it and promote it just as our modernist architects of Independence did. After all, Nehru, ... READ



Colonial syndrome of Krishna

Not even one episode in mythology presents either of them having inferior complex since they belong to dark complexion. Having complexes of being a darker person seems to be a colonial syndrome during British ... READ



Special provisions called "Special Status"

Land is becoming a scarce commodity more particularly in smaller States. Land mafia from foreign countries are landing in States like Goa with tons of money buying huge areas creating social and economic chaos. Some ... READ



Jack De Goan: Congress Voters voted Congress and gave 17 MLAs to Goa. ...READ

Jack De Goan: Goans has accepted AAP as an alternative to Congress. Congress ...READ

Jack De Goan: All Goans & Goa Concerned NGOs & Individuals should support ...READ

Jack De Goan: AAP’s Oximeter Campaign is something is better than nothing. AAP ...READ

Rodney Pereira: Great guns SandeshREAD

Saurabh Garg: If we want to close businesses well then all of ...READ

Abhi: Wa wa, You agree he is a victim but think ...READ

M.Rodericks: I have lived in Canada for many years and ...READ

John Rodrigues: Respected sir, I am John Rodrigues, aged 47 years from ...READ

Anant Agni : संदेशबाब, बरोवप खूबच भावस्पर्शी! कॅफे प्रकाश आनी प्रकाशबाब हांकां सलाम!! ...READ

Aditya Bhide: वाचुन बरें दिसले. पणजे आसुन सुद्धा आमी थंय केंनाच गेलेंनात, आता ...READ

Jack De Goan: Corrupt Government Officials are the reason for today’s Goans sufferings. ...READ

P Kamat: Until and unless police force is made autonomous and released ...READ

Mangaldas Bhat: तानाजीबाबांक आर्गां,तुमचो वावर आमच्याखातीर प्रेरणादायीREAD

P. Kamat: Really very well written. This IIT business shouldn't be allowed ...READ