Badshah Babur defeated Shaybani Khan; but only in “The Empire”- the show.

The recently released Disney +Hotstar series "The Empire" has been in the news for obvious reasons. A lot of people seem to be complaining that it glorifies Babur. Does it? Yes it does. Is there a problem with that? There shouldn't be.. unless the series that claims to or being advertised/marketed as to depict history, … Continue reading Badshah Babur defeated Shaybani Khan; but only in “The Empire”- the show.

Yogi’s ordinance on Love Jihad; a necessity or a pure evil?

There has been a lot of noise on the recently enacted ordinance by the Yogi government; the Uttar Pradesh Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance, 2020, popularly known as the anti-Love Jihad Ordinance. Bureaucrats complaining, writing letters to the CM, retired IAS officers complaining about the law. Finally, after a lot of searching I … Continue reading Yogi’s ordinance on Love Jihad; a necessity or a pure evil?

A tale of two states: Punjab, Kerala and Paddy cultivation

Although, the two states, Punjab and Kerala are different in a variety of ways, the geographical location, the size, the population, the people, the culture, the climate etc. but they have one thing exactly the same. The flawed and shortsighted agricultural policies eating the states from the inside. The incompetent agricultural policies running in the … Continue reading A tale of two states: Punjab, Kerala and Paddy cultivation