Prime Minister Modi’s speech on Atma Nirbharta (self-reliance) and Sheshadri Chari’s fatuity

Justice Markandey Katju- Prime Minister Modi in his recent speech emphasized on ‘atma nirbharta’  (self reliance), and I read Seshadri Chari’s article ‘ Modi’s idea of self-reliant India same as Gandhi’s—modernization yes, Western dependence no’ published in the Chari utters empty, meaningless platitudes and obfuscations, showing he has no knowledge of economics. He says “Swadeshi […]

Modiji, follow the example of Israel and immediately form a ‘National Government’

Justice Markandey Katju- On Sunday a new government was formed in Israel called an emergency unity government, in which Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s ruling party and Blue and White party (Opposition) leader Benny Gantz’ s opposition party will both be members, Netanyahu being PM for the first 18 months, and Gantz being PM for the next […]

Microsoft CEO concerned about consequences of remote-work setup in the long run

indica News Bureau- Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, points out the loss of monitoring of soft skills and personal connection with employees as consequences of permanent remote-work set-up, expressing his concern with the coronavirus pandemic spreading like wild-fire. Nadella who earlier shared some practical tips to work-from-home, is still concerned about the changes to work that […]

AIIMS doctor advocates use of convalescent plasma therapy to treat COVID-19 patients.

indica News Bureau- General physician Dr Ajay Mohan based in New Delhi is currently pursuing MD Medicine & DM Infectious Medicine from AIIMS Delhi recently wrote an article for MyUpchar website advocated the use of convalescent plasma therapy to treat COVID-19 patients. He wrote, “COVID-19 is an infection caused by SARS-CoV-2, a new coronavirus that […]

Sitaram Yechury talks nonsense

Justice Markandey Katju- Speaking in the India Today TV program anchored by Rajdeep Sardesai and Rahul Kanwal on PM Modi’s Self-Reliant India speech and the Finance Minister’s MSME package, Sitaram Yechury, the CPIM General Secretary, said that the package only gave some credit facilities to small and medium businessmen, but would prove useless in absence […]