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MADHAV NALAPAT
ROOTS OF POWER
MADHAV NALAPAT

M.D Nalapat is the Editorial Director of The Sunday Guardian.

Brigadier Thapar, this is not Pakistan
26th Jul 2014
Brigadier Thapar, this  is not Pakistan

Since Field Marshal Ayub Khan ousted President Iskander Mirza in a coup in 1958, the Pakistan army has considered itself off-limits to any criticism by the media. Decades of invulnerability to public

Ram Madhav, Harsh Vardhan are true Sanatanis
20th Jul 2014

India has the biggest population of young people of any country on the planet, with China far behind because of the "one child per couple" policy enforced there since the 1970s. Unfortunately, the you

2014-15 Budget gives glimpses of ModiVision
12th Jul 2014
2014-15 Budget gives  glimpses of ModiVision

In 1992, when what seemed a rickety government headed by Pamulaparthy Venkata Narasimha Rao came to power, India's economy was in crisis. Foreign exchange reserves were low, expenditure had gone out o

How to make India post-colonial, the Supreme Court way
5th Jul 2014
How to make India post-colonial, the Supreme Court way

The psychic benefits of having a life partner are so varied and immense that it would be churlish to seek to get financially compensated for the privilege. The taking of dowry as a condition for marri

Team Modi must protect Prime Minister’s image
28th Jun 2014
Team Modi must protect Prime Minister’s image

Simple but direct, India's first post-Nehruvian Prime Minister, Narendra Damodardas Modi takes seriously his core mantra of minimum government and maximum governance. In the month that has gone by, th

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PM Modi fast tracks government, silently
26th Jul 2014
PM Modi fast tracks government, silently

Two months since taking office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has effected significant changes across the spectrum of governance at the Centre, almost always without media attention. While experts on t

Modi-Jinping chemistry to bring India UNSC prize
20th Jul 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping "bonded together" in their first meeting at the Fortaleza BRICS summit, say individuals cognizant of the thinking of the new Chinese admin

‘Foreign Entities not letting India become food self sufficient’
12th Jul 2014
‘Foreign Entities not letting India become food self sufficient’

Six foreign NGOs based in wealthy countries, many of which themselves permit such innovations, have thus far succeeded in blocking Genetically Modified Foods (GMF) from getting introduced in India, do

Adieu, my friend
12th Jul 2014
Adieu, my friend

A decade ago, Beijing was not a capital loaded with either admiration or sympathy for India. In fact, one could have visited the city for weeks without hearing a single mention of the world's most pop

‘UPA helped key leader siphon off $8 billion’
5th Jul 2014
‘UPA helped key leader siphon off $8 billion’

The Manmohan Singh government deliberately botched a 2007 inquiry into a cash hoard of $8 billion parked in a Swiss bank by an Indian businessperson with close links to a senior politician in the UPA,

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