Ayushman Jamwal

  • Barack Obama: A President with nothing 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...

  • 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 04-11-2013 10:06 AM

    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 03-10-2013 09:58 PM

    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...

  • J&K: Separatists oppose Zubin's concert, say it's inappropriate, wasteful 27-08-2013 10:42 PM

    Srinagar: Separatists in Jammu and Kashmir have been opposing musical maestro Zubin Mehta's 'Ehasas-e-Kashmir' concert to be held on September 7 saying the timing is inappropriate as the region is under turmoil. At Kashmir's legendary Shalimar Gardens - the stage is being set - for renowned International conductor Zubin Mehta...
  • Gurgaon doctor raises awareness on first aid for road accident victims 14-08-2013 05:24 PM

    Gurgaon: As major cities in India continue to suffer from lax traffic safety regulations and road fatalities, India has the world's largest number of road deaths, according to WHO's latest Global road safety report. A Gurgaon based doctor has stepped up to raise awareness about first aid to accident victims....
  • Rani Rampal: Cart-puller's daughter is now India's top hockey star 12-08-2013 11:34 AM

    Shahbad (Haryana): Rani Rampal, from a small village in Haryana, led India to victory at the Junior World Hockey Championship in Germany. Fighting against all odds, Rani worked hard to achieve her dreams and was awarded the trophy of the Best Player of the Tournament. It was glory for India...
  • Narendra Modi is like Batman

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Anyone who is an avid fan of the Batman Universe will understand how the modern day adaptations of the character are grounded in human complexity....

  • Honour the heroes of Uttarakhand

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    The floods in Uttarakhand have decimated thousands of acres of land and caused irreparable damage to life and property. It has been one of the...

  • Delhi: Shopkeeper runs school for street children under a Metro bridge 19-06-2013 09:02 AM

    New Delhi: As the Delhi Metro from the Yamuna Bank station rumbles on every day, something extraordinary takes place under its tracks. Children from the neighbouring slum gather here to let their imagination take over. And helping their dreams take shape is a West Delhi shopkeeper Rajesh Kumar. Rajesh said,...
  • A prayer to the god of rebellion

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Lord give me strength to rise and resist, Let my will be iron, yet my heart gentle, Let my malice fuel my goodwill, Unshackle me...

  • The aftermath of terror: Test of a democracy

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Uncontrolled fear is the greatest threat to the sanctity of liberty and freedoms that mankind has struggled to attain for centuries. Terror incidents that shock...