1. Is Returning Awards a New Addition to Pseudo-secularism 25
2. Politics and Accountability 30
3. Patriotism versus Populism 37
4. Fishing in the Troubled Waters of Bihar 43
5. States to Back the Centre in Honest Endeavors 50
6. Congress Under Rahul Gandhi 54
7. The FTII Brouhaha and Politicking 62
8. Why are the Opposition and Media Picking on Female Leaders of the BJP? 69
9. Can India Succeed Without State-union Collaboration? 76
10. Independence of Judiciary vs. the NJAC 78
11. Upcoming Bill Must Uphold the Independence and Impartiality of Indian Judiciary 81
12. The Land Bill Row-Both BJP and Farmers to Re-think 84
13. Opposition’s Fake Anxiety, RS Disruption is Nation’s Loss 88
14. Definition of ‘Good Days’ 92
15. Is AAP Heading Towards Devastation 94
16. Section 370 – A Gift by a PM to an Ambitious Ruler 97
17. The Dirty Politics of a Century-old Party–Not Again 100
18. Shouldn’t Accountability Track Promises of the Manifesto? 102
19. Jail or Parliament – Where should Law-violators be? 104
20. Bottlenecks in the Efficiency of the UPA-led Union Government 106
21. RSS-BJP Meet – A Commendable Roadmap 111
22. Is the Narendra Modi Government a Suit-Boot ki Sarkar? 115
23. The Great Letdown of Delhi by the AAP 122
24. Promises-based Politics vs. Delivery-based Politics 130
25. Stability – Key to Better Governance 135
26. India needs Tough Political Leader with Vision 137
27. Can an Activist be a Capable Administrator? 139
28. Incompetent Sports Bodies Ruining Players’ Zeal 142
29. Abolish Planning Commission or Make it More Proactive and Realistic 145
30. Weighing the Evolution of 11th Five-year Plan 150
31. A Brave Move of the New Indian Administrator 152
32. PM Modi’s ‘Preventive’ Measures Rather than ‘Active’ 154
33. Let Party-line Bureaucracy be the Mantra of Our New Government 156
34. PM Modi’s First Year Amid Record-high Expectations 160
35. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Economic Diplomacy 169
36. How to Combat the Menace of Black Money 176
37. Gold VDIS for Better CAD and Fiscal Deficit 184
38. Financial Inclusion is Lacking Without Retail Equity Participation 187
39. Concrete Proposals to Reduce India’s Current Account Deficit 190
40. Economic Agenda on the Top Priority of the New Government 201
41. Clash of Political Groups and the Decline of Economy 207
42. Yet Another Bottleneck for the New Government—Ambiguous Subsidy Regime 209
43. The Masters of Planning—Were They Truly Effective? 212
44. Economic Restructuring—How Should the New Government Act 216
45. Economic Restructuring—Is that all? 219
46. Proposals for Conquering PM’s Dream ‘MAKE IN INDIA’ 223
47. Recommendations to Ensure Rapid Growth of MSMEs 227
48. Consensus Between Judiciary and Legislature to Boost Investors’ Trust 237
49. Legitimize Lobbying and Regulate it with Legislations 241
50. Some Urgent and Bold Reforms Needed in the Indian Banking Sector 244
51. Business Ethics and Profitability 251
52. CSR-Brave Initiative, However Scope of Enhancement 253
53. How Fair is it to Condemn Corporate Houses? 256
54. Widened Role of Independent Directors - Real vs. Deemed Independence 258
55. Need of Proficient Process of Selection of Independent Directors in PSU’s 261
56. Why GST Should be Expeditiously Implemented? 267
57. Endeavors to Turn Developing India to Developed India 274
58. Expect Nothing Without a Systematic Road Transportation System 278
59. How to Arrest Rural-Urban Migration 281
60. Net Neutrality 'must' for Inclusive Development 288
61. FDI - How to Reap the Real Benefit 291
62. A Few Workable Proposals for Mr. Modi 293
63. Union Budget - Progressive, Pro-poor and Youth - oriented 295
64. What Next for Mr. Modi - Tailbacks and Solutions 299
65. Hindutva, or Development - What is Mission Modi and What should be a Voter’s View? 301
66. Rescue Farmer - Our Anndaata from Misery 305
67. Let the Agriculture Sector be the Economy Booster 309
68. Storage of Procured Foodgrains - The Ever - Prevailing Concern 312
69. Food and Employment Security - Can Our Economy Allow This? 315
70. New Land Acquisition Law - Merits and Concerns 318
71. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Implementation and Impediments 323
72. Integrate Skill Development, Education System and Indian Industry 329
73. For Effective 'Clean India' Project, Apt Waste Management is Obligatory 334
74. The Clean India - Is it that Tough? 337
75. Indian Rivers-Rescuers or Eradicators 339
76. Empowering Our Women 'Truly' 343
77. For Better Economy and Society, Make Every Child above14 Employable 346
78. They Need Books, They Need Work 349
79. Prostitution in India - Though Unnoticed, but A GraveConcern 352
80. Women Empowerment can Deliver much more than Just'Safeguarded Women' 355
81. Women - What They Deserve and What They Get 358
82. Is Secularism at a Crossroads? 363
83. Why Ram Mandir in Ayodhya is Crucial, Inevitable 371
84. BJP and the Kashmir Imbroglio 375
85. BJP and Hindutva 381
86. Criticising Hindutva, is 'No Solution' 388
87. Ferocity Against Minorities Displeasing, but Accusing Hindus is no Answer 392
88. Directive Principle, 'Prohibition of Cow Slaughter' be Centrally Regulated 395
89. Abide by the Constitution, Streamline 'All' Faith Conversions 398
90. Scuffling with the Misfortunes of Destiny - Kashmiri Pandits 402
91. If within the Limits of Law, No Attempt to Save the Religionis Immoral 405
92. Ill-advised by Extremists, Muslim Youth in Grip of Sorrow 407
93. Syed Ahmed Bukhari, Stop Mixing Religion and Politics 411
94. Are They Warning, or Are They Planning For Riots? 414
95. Is India Prepared Enough to Fight a Full Blown War Against Terrorism? 419
96. The Highs and Lows of India-Pakistan Relations 427
97. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Landmark Trip to Irelandand US 437
98. The Untold Story Indians can never Forget 447
99. Foreign Policy Initiatives of Prime Minister Narendra Modi 452
100. Indian Ocean-Checkmating China 460
101. PM Modi to Revive Indo-China Historic Bonding 467
102. Pakistan, and Section 370-A Tough Outlook 471
103. Why the Disaffection Over OROP? 475
104. Swami Vivekananda-A Soul Who Enshrined India, EveryIndian 482
105. Banning Porn Websites and Search Engines in India 485
106. Caste Based Reservation System-Until When? 492
107. Modernization and Westernization are Not Synonymous 494
108. Do Not Punish Innocent Men in Pursuit to WomenEmpowerment 498
109. Infuse 'India' in the Heart and Soul of Every Indian 502
110. Indian Holiday System-Detrimental to Growth 505
111. Deemed-guilty before Judicial Judgment 509
112. Right to Contempt can never be Fundamental 512
113. Inflated Prices and the Absurdity of Middleman 516
114. Transforming Social Interactions and Behavior — The SocialMedia 519
115. Censorship of Films, TV Programs and Ads to beStrengthened 521
116. Financial Inclusion of the Underprivileged — The MFIs 524
117. This 26th Jan-Re-live the Values of Our Constitution 527
118. Police and Public — Why a Gap Subsists? 531
119. One Should Vote - Who can Deliver Prosperity and Dignity 535
120. Are Minority and Backwards Just the Voters? 538
121. Realize Your Crucial Role in Nation Building Before it is tooLate 540
122. Are We Ever Allowed to Elect Real Talent? 543
123. The Curse of Polls — Words of Leaders 545
124. Leaders Unruffled to Violate EC Model Code of Conduct 547
125. General Elections of World's Largest Democracy — India 549