Author: Ravi Shanker Kapoor

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Realty survey finds situation ‘pessimistic’

Indian real estate stakeholders have downgraded the current period outlook for the ongoing six months to ‘Pessimistic,’ indicating no improvement...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 14 Aug 2019, 02:20
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Sengar episode dents BJP’s image

The Bharatiya Janata Party may have expelled its jailed Unnao MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who is accused of raping a...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 02 Aug 2019, 12:58
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Perils of institutionalized Nehruvianism

The recent revelation about the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government’s decision in 2001 not to join the US-led war on terror...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 01 Aug 2019, 10:43
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So mundane

A visit to Ayodhya, I was told, would drive me to my faith. Being an agnostic Hindu, I wasn’t very...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 30 Jul 2019, 11:04
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Lynching: The rampaging monster

The Supreme Court’s notices to the Central government, the National Human Rights Commission, and state governments over unabated mob lynchings...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 27 Jul 2019, 06:56
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RIP, Sheila Dikshit

Poignancy was evident in the reactions of politicians and people at large over the death of former Delhi chief minister...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 21 Jul 2019, 10:51
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50 years of bane called bank nationalization

Half a century ago, a day before Neil Armstrong’s “one giant leap for mankind,” Indira Gandhi made a giant stride—to...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 20 Jul 2019, 02:37
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Dil pukare, aa re aa re aa re…: Unparalleled beauty

As in most songs of Vijay Anand-directed movies, this one (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TYjy6StBg3E) too is embedded in the backdrop—picturesque surroundings, a melody...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 18 Jul 2019, 10:52
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Big Sister is watching

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s decision to restrict the entry of journalists to North Block, which houses her Ministry, should be...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 16 Jul 2019, 11:01
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Modi promotes water conservation, literature

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Mann Ki Baat programme on radio yesterday, the first after returning to power, has been widely...

Read More  By :Ravi Shanker Kapoor 01 Jul 2019, 01:22
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