Yogesh Vajpeyi

An autonomous public broadcaster is relevant

The concept of an autonomous public broadcasting corporation was born after the excesses of the Indira Gandhi-led government during the Emergency of 1975-77 when DD and AIR were used as blatant vehicl

24 Mar 2018

Abandon Banking System that needs Constant Bailouts

The Centre on Tuesday announced a mega recapitalisation plan for Public Sector Banks (PSBs) and touted it as a win-win for all.

28 Oct 2017

President Trump knows which side of the bread the butter is on

It is beyond debate that the shootings outside the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas will go into the history books as the largest mass shooting in modern US history.

07 Oct 2017

Godmen industry flourished as state failed to dignify poor

The recent conviction of Baba Ram Rahim has expectedly highlighted the entrenched element of criminality in the operations of godmen across India.

03 Sep 2017

Robust data protection law a must for digital india

India claims to be an IT superpower. Unfortunately, we are not a world leader when it comes to data protection and privacy laws.

05 Aug 2017

Ideological moorings of blossoming India-Israel alliance

What began as a budding relationship between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has now blossomed into a full-blown strategic alliance between Israel and India.

09 Jul 2017

Corruption crusader Modi’s aversion to Lokpal confusing

T he proposal for an anti-corruption ombudsman for the higher echelons of the government was floated by the then Union law minister Ashoke Sen in the early 1960s.

30 Apr 2017

Abolish triple talaq to liberate Muslim women

The Supreme Court’s decision to set up a constitution bench that will decide the legality of triple talaq practice during the upcoming summer vacation signals its resolve to decide an issue with poten

02 Apr 2017

Insidious myths mar mass immunisation campaigns

A  sustained disinformation campaign against India’s Universal Immunisation Programme (UIP) has once again surfaced.

18 Feb 2017

Just a popular myth: UP's Muslims vote to oust BJP

Politics in the country’s most populous state has been full of life’s little ironies. The single-minded pursuit of Muslim votes in Uttar Pradesh (UP

08 Jan 2017

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