People’s President – APJ Abdul Kalam

APJ Abdul Kalam - Veena

Independent India has known two great Presidents Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Dr. Radhakrishnan before him… Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the People’s President.

Democracy “Siddu” style, Mumbai cricket mafia and a New President !

It has been a fascinating couple of weeks in India – both politically and some social aspects as well. First lets look at the wonderful Sasikala and her situation… the same one who lost her dearest friend, J Jayalalitha just six months back. I can never forget the tearful Sasikala standing right next to Jayalalitha’s … Read more

Security – against what ?

Oh the eternal quest for security in an essentially insecure life !!! It was fascinating to watch the security arrangements for President Obama and the First Lady’s visit to India. It’s also sad that to safeguard one man’s life you need seven layers of security, a no-fly zone, 40 sniffer dogs, and an indestructible car. … Read more