Deccan Chronicle

Section: Articles
By: Jagdish Rattanani
Publisher: Asian Age, Deccan Chronicle, Orissa Post, The Afternoon Despatch & Courier, The Navhind Times
Elections of course are far more complex...but one thing may be said – the pundits, often sitting at the upper end of the economic pyramid, are more likely to read it wrong. They get it the least, and today it can be said that they probably also matter the least!
Section: Articles
By: Jagdish Rattanani
Publisher: Asian Age, Deccan Chronicle, Greater Kashmir, The Afternoon Despatch & Courier, The Navhind Times
The chowkidar is, quite unfortunately, not the most loved or respected entity in Indian society. Examples of this are everywhere. Before the 1980s, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) worked like chowkidars and were regarded as the “watch and ward” staff with weak discipline and uncertain judicial... read more
Section: Articles
By: Jagdish Rattanani
Publisher: Asian Age, Central Chronicle, Deccan Chronicle, Greater Kashmir, The Afternoon Despatch & Courier
This summer will be unusually hot. The rising temperature from what still is only the early round of campaigning is already becoming too much to bear. We’ve seen bickering and bitterness before, but all boundaries are being crossed this time. The most unfortunate and dangerous fallout is the... read more
Section: Articles
By: Jagdish Rattanani
Publisher: Asian Age, Central Chronicle, Deccan Chronicle, Greater Kashmir, The Afternoon Despatch & Courier, The Assam Tribune, The Navhind Times
The Prime Minister has spoken about the attacks on Kashmiris, and he has done so not a day too soon. This is good but not good enough. Some shocking snatches of videos have emerged showing Kashmiris being targeted after the Feb. 14 suicide bombing that killed 49 CRPF personnel in Pulwama. Speaking... read more
Section: Articles
By: Jagdish Rattanani
Publisher: Asian Age, Deccan Chronicle, Greater Kashmir, The Afternoon Despatch & Courier
The death of 44 CRPF troops in the suicide bombing in Pulwama last week raises many questions and changes many things in Jammu & Kashmir. The anguish and outrage at the suicide bombing has been voiced and felt across the nation. Social media is full of demands for tough retaliatory action.... read more