The Empty Cabinet

The Empty Cabinet

By Dilip Bobb Here’s another first for Indian democracy: A cabinet meeting without any cabinet members. Not once, but thrice did chief minister Yediyurappa hold...

Jobs for the Boys

By Dilip Bobb Despite his optimism and promises to reboot and revive the economy in a freewheeling pre-Independence Day speech from the ramparts of a...
Image by Mohamed Hassan from Pixabay

The Healing Touch

Above: Image by Mohamed Hassan from Pixabay Forget the Hippocratic Oath, in the new India, the healing touch is required and visible everywhere, from politics...
My Jungle Book

My Jungle Book

By Dilip Bobb On August 12, Discovery channel will air a special episode of their popular extreme adventure show Man vs Wild featuring the...
Right To Information

State Secrets

There are some issues and problems and situations that are classified as State Secrets, or secrets of the state, which means the general unwashed...
Karnataka political crisis

Rebels without a Pause

Above: Congress MLAs stand up his chair during the assembly session at Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru on July 19/Photo: UNI The events in Karnataka...
Indian Team

Team India’s Wicket Ways

By Dilip Bobb  Following the Indian team’s elimination in the semi-finals of the Cricket World Cup 2019, agitated fans, cricket experts and related persons flooded...
Image by Keith Johnston from Pixabay (representative)

Huddle in the Muddle

Above: Image by Keith Johnston from Pixabay (representative) It’s the classic photo-op—the team huddle before play begins, where the captain explains strategy and highlights chinks...
Team New India

Team New India

By Dilip Bobb The start of the Cricket World Cup 2019 has coincided with another famous victory—the return of the Narendra Modi government to...
ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

The Cup That Cheers

Whether India can bring back the 2019 World Cup depends on the weather, but even so, the excitement it generates is best explained by...

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