Ayushman Jamwal

  • AAP wins the battle, The War now begins

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Aam Aadmi Party achieved an unprecedented victory in the national capital. Sixty seven MLAs in a 70 member assembly, backing Kejriwal as Delhi CM. It...

  • AIB controversy: A chance to be more than comedians

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Throughout history, it has been the role of artists to push the envelope of what is appropriate, what is acceptable and provide shock therapy to...

  • Paris attacks: Testing the Secularist faith

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Not since the Danish cartoons case of 2005, has the freedom to express or offend come under such threat in Europe. Eight journalists and two...

  • India and Pakistan: We are worthy of Peace

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    I grew up in India during the 1990's, an era of regular violence in Kashmir, bombings in Mumbai and to top it all off -...

  • Conversion politics: Citizens are not fools

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    It all started with the 'conversion' of dozens of Muslim slum dwellers in Agra, followed by BJP MP Yogi Adityanath's declaration of attending a conversion...

  • Peshawar: The cost of managing terror

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The killing of over 130 children in Peshawar by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has sent shockwaves across the world. It is a gruesome escalation of the...

  • Modi Effect: Are CMs the prime contenders for 7 Race Course Road?

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's thumping victory in the Lok Sabha polls has set a new political narrative of a presidential style of election. In this...

  • The J&K attacks: No intention for peace

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    It was a dark day for Jammu and Kashmir - 4 coordinated strikes in Soura, Pulwama, Uri and Shopian as polling in the state elections...

  • Article 370: Facade of Kashmiri politics

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    With the polling phase for the elections in Jammu and Kashmir underway - the BJP aims to continue its winning streak, pitching the development mantra...

  • When what's political is common sense

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Jammu and Kashmir goes to the polls at the end of the month - and the BJP aims to continue its winning streak with its...

  • Republicans in Control: The key strategy

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    On Wednesday, the Republican Party swept the Mid-term elections - winning 52 seats in the US Senate, claiming seats in Democrat held states. With 233...

  • LoC violations: Let's not play the victim card

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The entire coverage of the ceasefire violations at the LoC reminds me of the Israel-Palestine conflict. Superior to Palestine in military and economic strength -...

  • Haider: A true gem of Indian cinema

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Suddenly there is a breath of fresh air in Bollywood. After months, a movie has come to the big screen that has captivated audiences with...

  • Is Kashmir still a political hot button in Pakistan?

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    NO was the resounding response from my friends working as journalists in Pakistan. According to them, there is a significant disconnect between the sentiments of...

  • J&K Floods: Where are the separatists?

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    For years the separatists in Jammu and Kashmir have professed to represent the people of the valley, claiming to be the sole defenders of their...

  • Barack Obama: A President with nothing to lose

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    In the final stages of his Presidential career, Barack Obama seems to have finally mustered the courage to unleash strong words against the mighty National...

  • Pakistan: Karachi airport targeted for second time in 48 hours 10-06-2014 09:40 PM

    The Karachi airport was targeted for the second time in 48 hours on Tuesday. Heavily armed terrorists attacked a training camp of the Airport Security Force located close to the airport but this time fled the scene after a brief exchange of fire. There were no casualties. ...
  • AAP's fall from grace

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    In the epic series 'Game of Thrones', Stannis Baratheon, the leader of the Baratheon clan reminisces about his battle against the people of the Iron...

  • An Indian's humble effort to boost Indo-Pak relations

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Since Modi was sworn in as PM last month, there seems to be a thaw in India-Pakistan relations. Nawaz Sharif attended the swearing-in, the two...

  • The Article 370 debate: Why are the Kashmiri parties spooked?

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Jitendra Singh, the lone union minister from the region of Jammu, sparked a 'controversy' of sorts saying the government has started a process to garner...

  • Why are Modi supporters considered fanatical?

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    In living rooms and tea stalls across this country, the debate is no longer whether the Congress or the BJP will come to power. The...

  • When development trumps corruption: The Turkish elections

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    As counting day approaches, the political climate is charged with promise on one side, and betrayal on the other. People have been sold a persistent...

  • 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...