Category Archives: Opinions

  • Nava Thakuria India’s national elections: Northeast shows the way

    The Northeastern electorate valiantly defied their diktats, and in a sustained manner they reposed their faith on the Parliamentary democracy of India. ...

  • NS Venkataraman China at the crossroads

    China is realizing that economic and trade power has its limits, like Hitler realised that military power has its limits. If China will not alter its aims, it will pay a price before long. ...

  • Pam D Tenzin Speaker’s Parliamentary gaffe on ministerial election

    The Judiciary is the defender of the Constitution against encroachments by any organs of the government. Hence, the Judicial Review should not have been confused with Judicial Intervention. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Why Prime Minister Modi deserves second term

    Strong committed leadership is the prerequisite for India’s big leap forward in the coming years. With his past record, Mr Modi has given the impression that he is the man for the job. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Dalai Lama: Made in India

    Regardless of where the reincarnation of His Holiness takes place, one thing is as certain as a new day coming after night: The China-chosen reincarnation will never be accepted by Tibetans. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal China in a flurry over next Dalai Lama

    As a bulwark against losing control of the next Dalai Lama, China has even created new laws and regulations about who and how Tibetan lamas can reincarnate. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Journalism is a service: Journalists must be allowed to function freely

    Nair spoke about the hardships journalists in India today face, especially if they are investigative journalists. He said India ranked low on the Press Freedom Index. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Launch worldwide anti-terror movement against China

    Now is the time to vigorously pursue the cause of anti-terrorism in the world and in this process, a world wide anti-terrorist movement against China is much needed. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Tibet can survive only if we let it

    I urge Tibetans who have given up hope on their own people because of their narrow-mindedness and conservative thinking, to come up and lead this moral fight. Tibet needs you more than ever. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Illusions of Jamyang Norbu

    Norbu's presumptuous folly fails to establish anything, but instead raises more questions about his real motive for attacking Samdhong Rinpoche. ...