• Ukraine under siege: Ground view from Kiev

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    As Russian forces encroach into Crimea and the US threatens action against Moscow, the situation in Ukraine is reaching a boiling point. People in ...

  • Sedition charge for cheering: A new low for India

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    It is sad to see the administrative machinery of India succumb to jingoism. It was shocking that a couple of students from a university in...

  • Power of 49: Question your female MPs

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The Power of 49 is a noble initiative by CNN-IBN, encouraging women to cast their vote for those working for the progress of women across...

  • You gave up Mr Kejriwal

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    This country celebrates underdogs, but will never respect quitters. Arvind Kejriwal entered politics as a common street fighter on a mission for grassroots reform and...

  • India does not need an anti-racism law

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Assault cases against citizens from the North East have taken center stage in the national media. Within almost a week, a youth from Arunachal Pradesh...

  • Pakistan's caged social media

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Even though Pakistan has enjoyed one full term of a democratically elected government, followed by a successful election last year, its citizens are struggling to...

  • Pope Francis: Grounding god in humanity

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    When Pope Francis was named TIME Person of the Year in 2013, I was skeptical thinking the title was a giveaway to the man who...

  • The political weight of AAP's Dharna

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    After two days of demonstrations in the heart of the national capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and the AAP has earned the wrath of...

  • AAP must brave a majority test

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The one-year-old Aam Aadmi Party made history this month by garnering 28 seats in the Delhi Assembly elections, shaking up the 2 party political system...

  • Delhi: Team of doctors helps those in need through mobile clinic November 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A team of doctors in Delhi headed by Reeta Devi have been making sure that those in need get medical care, with their mobile clinic. On a busy day, Reeta Devi and her team of doctors went to Sarai Khaleel in Old Delhi to offer free medical care...
  • Modi must reach out to the North East

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Narendra Modi has promoted his vision to build a statue of Sardar Vallabhai Patel, the largest statue in the world to commemorate the memory of...

  • Modi must reach out to Kashmir

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Narendra Modi has held many rallies across the country since he became the BJP's PM candidate, trying to revitalize the party and its cadres for...

  • J&K: Fierce battle between Army, terrorists still on in Keran sector October 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The Army has been locked in a fierce gun battle with terrorists in Keran sector of Kupwara in Jammu and Kahmir for the last 10 days. In the biggest infiltration bid across the Line of Control in the recent past, a group of 35 to 40 well-entrenched terrorists...
  • The joy of India Positive

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    For people working on the news desk of CNN-IBN, everyday is a new day. News drive is an exciting process- putting information out there as...

  • Ben Affleck and the pursuit of Batman

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The day Ben Affleck was announced to play Batman in the next Man of Steel movie, the web was and still is buzzing with disbelief...