Is India a "lone bright spot" amidst global turmoil and economic gloom, or is it too premature to announce its "arrival" on the world stage? Sure, the Indian Economy is the "world's fastest-growing major economy", and its geopolitical heft and influence have grown with the Ukraine war, where Modi can "hold its own" with Putin, … Continue reading False Dawn Or Bright Spot? Is India “Shining” Amidst Global Turmoil And Economic Gloom, Or, Is This A Mirage In The Desert Of The Unreal?
What's the matter with Millennials? First, they quit their jobs en masse, in what was dubbed The Great Resignation. Next, they refused to work over and beyond their basic expectations in what is now being termed as Quiet Quitting, or the practice of taking it easy at work. Moreover, Millennials are also at the forefront … Continue reading What’s With The Millennials? Quiet Quitting, The Great Resignation, And Now, Moonlighting! Slackers Or Pioneers Of A New Era Of Work And Life?
Xi's Loss Can Be Modi's Gain India is the "flavour of the month". With world leaders wooing Modi and targeting Xi, it sure looks like "our moment under the Sun" has come. The reasons for this newfound "love" for India are many. They include a West that is both weary and wary of China's rise, … Continue reading As The West Targets Xi, And Woos Modi, China’s Loss Should Become India’s Gain!
It is that time of the year again. As we approach the New Year 2022, there are Millions of predictions made about the year ahead and how it will turn out for each of us. Right from Astrologers to domain experts to the columnists, there is no dearth of soothsayers ruminating on how the … Continue reading Why I Think 2022 Will Be As Bad, If Not Worse, Than 2021!! Welcome to 2022!! The Year of Hopelessness and Helplessness
If news reports are anything to go by, the "highly transmissible" Omicron variant of the Coronavirus can wreak havoc on a world already fatigued by continuous lockdowns and disruptions to economic and social activities. Moreover, with the holiday season approaching in the West, Christmas and New Year revelers and their vacation plans would be thrown … Continue reading Is A Third Wave on the Way? How This Time It Would be Different and Why the Omicron Variant Would Plunge The World Into Chaos