What Is Nationalism? Rashtravad राष्ट्रवाद क्या है?

I have made a few tweets on Nationalism on Twitter. Here I am presenting a collection of my tweets. Besides gender and public space, gender and nationalism is my other important topic of research and it is becoming more and more important in the wake of the rising hyper masculine aggressive Hindu nationalism in India … Continue reading What Is Nationalism? Rashtravad राष्ट्रवाद क्या है?

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Impeachment of Chief Justice of India – Why The Political Clash?

This is a common person's guide to understand the impeachment motion, I had originally shared these as multiple tweets. First time in independent India #Impeachment of sitting Chief Justice is being moved by opposition because they have lost faith in him, and suspect him of being biased towards certain people. Supporters of BJP, the ruling … Continue reading Impeachment of Chief Justice of India – Why The Political Clash?

Should RSS Decide Whether or Not To Spend Resources On Cervical Cancer Vaccine?

First published on Firstpost. All my previous Firstpost articles here. In the United States, January is the month of Cervical Cancer Awareness. Countrywide efforts are made to raise awareness about the disease which affects 13,000 American women each year. In comparison, approximately 365.71 million Indian women above 15 years of age, are at risk of … Continue reading Should RSS Decide Whether or Not To Spend Resources On Cervical Cancer Vaccine?

Rahul Gandhi Sets Record Straight – Socialism, Secularism Still India’s Core Ideologies

An immensely inspiring speech by Rahul Gandhi yesterday as he took over as Congress President. There was a massive crowd at 24, Akbar Road, with immense joy  and enthusiasm among party workers, volunteers. Drum beats, crackers, folk dance and music graced the occasion, outside the gates of All India Congress Committee office. Over the last … Continue reading Rahul Gandhi Sets Record Straight – Socialism, Secularism Still India’s Core Ideologies

Gujarat Election Campaign And The Rise of A Phoenix Named Rahul Gandhi – India Found It’s Mojo Back

In the forthcoming Gujarat state assembly election campaign Rahul Gandhi came across as the proverbial "New and Improved" opposition leader. His new avatar has given a sigh of relief, and a breath of two lungs full of fresh hopeful air to millions of Indians who were desperately looking for alternatives to save the democracy. On … Continue reading Gujarat Election Campaign And The Rise of A Phoenix Named Rahul Gandhi – India Found It’s Mojo Back

Cow Vigilantes Are Criminals: Why CM Yogi Giving Them Encouragement?

Vishwa Hindu Parishad organized a Conference for Gau Rakshaks. That's right, that's how pathetic India is that we now have conferences to encourage and empower jobless hooligans. And guess who graced the occasion? None other than UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Let me tell you cow vigilantes are a bunch of mindless criminals, plain and … Continue reading Cow Vigilantes Are Criminals: Why CM Yogi Giving Them Encouragement?

Of Modi and Mimicry: The Real Reason Why Shyam Rangeela Is Funny

Shyam Rangeela broke into comedy scene by a hilarious video mimicking PM Modi which infused the famous Sonam Gupta Bewafa Hai meme with Modi's signature histrionics. The video has got 1 million views on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cd5VQ0d8gI Hailing from a village in Rajasthan, a farmer's son, Rangeela soon received call that he was directly selected in … Continue reading Of Modi and Mimicry: The Real Reason Why Shyam Rangeela Is Funny

Amit Malviya’s Lame Defense to PM Modi Following Abusive Twitter Users

This is my 3rd Video Blog. Original Video is uploaded on Samyukta Media's YouTube Channel. Those uninitiated, Samyukta Media is my media brand. The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi's Twitter presence is something to talk about. He is probably the most followed politician in the world (given our population we are always big in … Continue reading Amit Malviya’s Lame Defense to PM Modi Following Abusive Twitter Users

Why Rahul Easwar Is Outraging Over Sanjukta Basu’s Feminist Joke?

Samast virat sanskari people of akhand bharat outraging over a marriage joke I shared in 2009. Eight years. Why? Coming up. In a thread of 22 tweets I explained what kind of low regressive narrow minded people these are, Rahul Eshwar, Shefali Vaidya and their ilks. How they have mastered art of inciting a mob … Continue reading Why Rahul Easwar Is Outraging Over Sanjukta Basu’s Feminist Joke?

No Raveena Tandon, You Have Not Been Trolled, And Ramayana is Not History

Raveena Tandon the 90s Bollywood actress is the new Hindutva icon in town. She is following the foot steps of her fellow Bollywood celebrities who have recently been blessed by BJP party tickets, national awards and Lok Sabha seats for toeing in line with the establishment. After a recent incident where she was trying to, … Continue reading No Raveena Tandon, You Have Not Been Trolled, And Ramayana is Not History

Uniform Civil Code Will Remain a Polarizing Topic Never Be A Reality

UCC would never be a reality in India because none of the religious bigots would accept a truly uniform code that applies to all. They all want the other group to fall in line and accept whatever they think is uniform but ask them to look at their own personal laws, they won't accept. For … Continue reading Uniform Civil Code Will Remain a Polarizing Topic Never Be A Reality

Why I still stand by Arvind Kejriwal and have hope from Aam Aadmi Party

Today I find a deep emotional and personal connect with Arvind Kejriwal and therefore I stand with him. I have been through this exact kind of situation in my life and have faced the same allegations that Kejriwal is being charged with. I had once started a business start up with a great idea and … Continue reading Why I still stand by Arvind Kejriwal and have hope from Aam Aadmi Party

Prof Sabharwal’s attackers set free, women made to go through virginity test and more news

Pause for a while, take a moment, spend it in mourning for all that is dead, dying and will die. Death of the faith in justice system, of women's rights, of the many helpless innocents killed at work or leisure...So many death and so many killers walking free. --- All 6 accused in the Prof … Continue reading Prof Sabharwal’s attackers set free, women made to go through virginity test and more news

The Crusader and the Cynic

Based upon a real conversation between a Crusader and a Cynic. What makes this conversation interesting is how in the beginning every line manifestation of the two strong willed characters both sounding confident and convincing in their respective point of views and by the end you see a reversal of roles which contradicts the earlier … Continue reading The Crusader and the Cynic

Did you read the Morung Express

Posted yesterday on Mutiny.In, have recieved 30 comments so far...Read on...  I was doing some random search on Google when I stumbled upon this website called The Morung Express. The name itself suggested it's a news site. It looked like something to do with India, but not really. I moved the mouse around the home … Continue reading Did you read the Morung Express

Hampi Hampered by Ms. President

A friend called me up and said, "I want you to write about something. You said you write for mutiny, please write about this issue." Wow! I thought. People call me up to write about important issues. So I asked him what was the issue. He said, President of India visited Hampi last week. For … Continue reading Hampi Hampered by Ms. President

Opinionated

Remo speaks on national television (Times Now), about politicians of not just Goa but every politicians in India, Politicians are not administrators, they are thieves, they join politics to make money, they have no respect for law and order, they do not even abide by what the Supreme Court orders. Law and police are in … Continue reading Opinionated