Ranjit Bhushan

Ranjit Bhushan
New Delhi
My Stories
  • Jul 14 2017, 2229

    The Sino-Indian conflict of 1962 was a much-discussed theme in India in 2012-2013, the fiftieth anniversary of the high mountain border war between two Asian giants. There were commentaries

  • Jul 01 2017, 0035

    There is an unwelcome air on India’s normally dormant 3 500-km eastern border with China. While small incursions and troop stand-offs between India and China are common along some

  • Jun 23 2017, 2244

    Democratic politics is all about periodic shows of strength, of thrust and parry and of showmanship and claims, all aimed at changing the discourse and atmospherics of the day.
    Democracy

  • Jun 16 2017, 2309

    As far as the question of China is concerned, Nepal’s former prime minister and the country’s most popular Maoist leader Pushpa Kumar Dahal or Prachanda told me in an interview

  • Jun 09 2017, 2228

    Even in these days of high velocity lobbying by various ‘vote banks’ to get a bite of the Indian democratic pie, there is no group as powerful and influential as

  • Jun 02 2017, 2316

    When physicist philosopher Albert Einstein wrote loftily, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge,” he obviously had not come to India.

  • May 26 2017, 2239

    Among the various ticklish issues that came up between India’s first prime minister and the country’s first home minister, the future role of the civil bureaucracy comes up for special

  • May 19 2017, 2228

    With the International Court of Justice (ICJ) pronouncing its preliminary verdict on the trial of former Indian naval commander Kulbhushan Jadhav, the key question among those interested is this: where

  • May 12 2017, 2050

    Before TN Seshan took charge as the country’s chief election commissioner in 1990, the Election Commission of India (ECI) was a largely ceremonial job, whose constitutional status was ill-defined.
    The

  • May 05 2017, 2306

    National capital Delhi is a prime example of just how difficult it is to keep promises made in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan manifesto.
    For close to a year, right under