All posts tagged Anna Hazare

Opinion Explosion in Indian Social Media – A Driver for Real Change or Just a Lot of Noise?
December 18, 2012, 26 Comments

[A guest post by Nandana Sengupta. Nandana is a doctoral candidate in Economics at Carnegie Mellon University] The last ...

The Age of Instant Gratification
August 11, 2012, Comments Off

To stop wasting time is an enviable pursuit. Kal kare so aaj kar, aaj kare so ab- is a mantra that has been spewed timel ...

2011: Virat Kohli’s Year
December 31, 2011, 3 Comments

[This is not a year-end review. I am so saturated with Anna Hazare, Lokpal and corruption and 2G, which seemingly are th ...

2011: The year when the Judicial Activism debate ended.
December 30, 2011, 1 Comment

(This is not strictly a review of all things last year, but more of a personal take on the main events of the past year ...

Half a Cup of Tea
October 2, 2011, 1 Comment

[This is a guest post by Kirsten Wallerstedt. Kirsten is a masters candidate at The Fletcher School at Tufts University ...

What Should the Government of India Do?
August 22, 2011, 1 Comment

[A guest post by Anup Surendranath, suggesting a prudent path that a hitherto bungling UPA government can now adopt] Thi ...

In Praise of…Parliament
August 18, 2011, 1 Comment

Soumitra Sen in Parliament

Anna Hazare and the Iberian Scorpion
August 17, 2011, 4 Comments

The Curious Case of Anna Hazare and the Government of India

The Ghosts of World Cups Past
April 11, 2011, 3 Comments

I have memories only from the 1992 World Cup onwards; when the cricket neurons in my brain were slowly growing and formi ...

Anna Hazare: What Academic Arguments Miss
April 8, 2011, 4 Comments

Why academic arguments miss the wood for the trees in criticising Anna Hazare's protests against corruption