Opinion: The Centre Miscalculated Farmer Rage And Frustration

Opinion: The Centre Miscalculated Farmer Rage And Frustration

K.C. Singh | Saturday November 28, 2020

Farmers' protests over the hurriedly passed Farm Bills in the Lok Sabha's monsoon session have been brewing since September. The union government made half-hearted attempts to engage their leaders, failing initially when farmers' representatives objected to being received by bureaucrats and not the concerned minister. The distrust level worsened after the Akali Dal's ...

Opinion: How To Read China's Increasing Aggression With India

Opinion: How To Read China's Increasing Aggression With India

K.C. Singh | Tuesday September 01, 2020

The Defence Ministry has revealed that it thwarted a fresh attempt by Chinese troops (PLA) to alter the status quo at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh on the south bank of the Pangong Tso or Lake on the night of August 29.

Opinion: Modi's Pragmatic And Effective Approach In Tackling China

Opinion: Modi's Pragmatic And Effective Approach In Tackling China

K.C. Singh | Wednesday July 08, 2020

Restoring normalcy to India-China relations will be an uphill task. China may also have realized that beyond some tactical gain, advantage next lies in de-escalation to avoid permanent fissures. But for the two sides to find a new normal at the LAC, and between them, shall be an arduous trek.

Opinion: RG's Role As TV Anchor Underscores An Armchair Politician

Opinion: RG's Role As TV Anchor Underscores An Armchair Politician

K.C. Singh | Friday June 05, 2020

The question lingers - where was Rahul Gandhi for days on end when common man's suffering played out? Politics is the art of capturing public imagination at those inflection points. Interviews with economists and other personalities are hardly sufficient.