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तुम मुझको कब तक रोकोगे

May 12, 2020 Scribbles 0 Comments < 1 min

Reading Time: < 1 minute मुठ्ठी में कुछ सपने लेकर, भरकर जेबों में आशाएं, दिल में है अरमान यही, कुछ कर जाएं… कुछ कर जाएं । सूरज-सा तेज़ नहीं मुझमें, दीपक-सा जलता देखोगे, अपनी हद रोशन करने से, तुम मुझको कब तक रोकोगे ।।

On Chinese state capitalism

March 24, 2020 Scribbles 3 min

Reading Time: 3 minutes One thing you learn from spending time studying China is that the Chinese state has an asymmetric advantage in much better understanding the US than the US understands China and being very good at deliberately structuring their systems and policies in a way that consistently exploits the weaknesses in how Western liberal democracies are organised.

तू चल

February 5, 2020 Scribbles 0 Comments < 1 min

Reading Time: < 1 minute तू खुद की खोज में निकल तू किस लिए हताश है, तू चल तेरे वजूद की समय को भी तलाश है ।

तेनालीरमन्: बाग़ की सिंचाई

October 1, 2018 Scribbles 3 min

Reading Time: 3 minutes इस कहानी में आप पढ़ेंगे कि किस तरह चतुरों के चतुर तेनालीरमन् ने अपनी चतुराई से बिना एक पैसा खर्च किये अपने बाग़ की सिंचाई करा ली।

The Eurocentric Approach to Indian History

September 15, 2018 Scribbles 12 min

Reading Time: 12 minutes By Prof. M.G.S. Narayanan The author is a well-known historian and former chairman of the Indian Council for Historical Research. This address was delivered at the annual conference of the Indian History and Culture Society held at Vadodara in November 2001 and reproduced in History Today (No. 3, 2002).

On Elections

June 15, 2018 Scribbles 2 min

Reading Time: 2 minutes Jerri-Lynn Scofield compares and contrasts the electoral systems of the US and India.

Why England is not Europe

May 1, 2018 Scribbles 3 min

Reading Time: 3 minutes An excerpt from David Starkey's Crown and Country: A History of England through the Monarchy that gives an insight into why England is so different from continental Europe.