Between a rock and a hard place

An enlightening (and frustrating) article by P. Sainath. He is an authority on state of Indian agriculture, and has travelled extensively throughout the country, documenting the disgraceful mess created by this entity called "the Indian government". One of the most popular books he has written, which will send shivers up your spine is, "Everyone loves … Continue reading Between a rock and a hard place

Fritjof Capra : a leading light in creating in alternate world

Fritjof Capra is one of my favourite authors and thinkers. This physicist has been a leading light bringing sanity into the dialogue between Science and Spirituality. Here's an interview of this living genius, in a section called Third Eye in The Indian Express: http://www.indianexpress.com/story/278598.html ------------------------------------------------- Fritjof Capra, physicist and philosopher is also the author of … Continue reading Fritjof Capra : a leading light in creating in alternate world

CEOs’ salaries, PM’s speech, Bihar’s backwardness and a lot of farmer suicides

This article, originally written several months back for http://lokayan.ourpublicsquare.com/. I am reproducing the same here. -------------------------------- Prime Minister Singh's message "In a modern, democratic society, business must realize its wider social responsibility. The time has come for the better off sections of our society - not just in organized industry but in all walks of … Continue reading CEOs’ salaries, PM’s speech, Bihar’s backwardness and a lot of farmer suicides