The midnight rendezvous

The midnight rendezvous by  – Pamarty Venkataramana A gang of good fellows are we? Few call us mandarins of government. Others hate our power and call us mongers of power. Loose-tongued ones call us- ‘power-brokers’. More literate folk salute us as ‘civil servants’. The staid old world of legalese dubs us as -‘bureaucrats ‘ ! A minuscule few of us are […]

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Ape not, Pappu!

Ape not, Pappu! by – Pamarty Venkataramana The company you keep . Perhaps the very first common lesson taught by all parents and teachers to children . We all were and have heard this often – even in later years . Am sure quite many of my ‘married’ readers would be listening to this phrase from their spouse too! So,would we […]

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Budget – Not a Stigma

Budget – Not a Stigma by – Pamarty Venkataramana There is much bewilderment at Union Budget.  ‘Poll-pundits’ to ‘armchair tweet-handles’ have been mouthing big euphemisms and standard cliches both in support and against the speech read out by incumbent Finance Minister. ‘Public policy’ and ‘National-Income’ are concepts buried deep into sand and the sand-art of notional-belief has surfaced to lend beauty […]

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Women as Vanguards

Women as Vanguards By Pamarty Venkataramana Interesting to notice the theme of the very popular ‘Mann like baat ‘ radio programme of the prime minister of India in the first edition of 2018 being dedicated to the ‘praiseworthy womenfolk’ . India, traditionally,has been a civilisation which held women in reverence and worshipping them in guise of many festivals marking their […]

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Create ‘shared-future’ in ‘fractured-world’

Create ‘shared-future’ in ‘fractured-world’   by – Pamarty Venkataramana Agreed . The world today is a fractured one – as viewed by many world heads of State and those umpteen number of successful globe-trotters that keep bandying about their intentions to unify the world as ‘one small marketplace’ . But,which is the ailment that prevents the multitude of wise men and […]

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Reset planet Earth

Reset planet Earth 🌏 – Challenges before Mankind in 2018 By – Pamarty Venkataramana Mankind has risen from being yet another animal to being a permanent species orbiting space by dint of technological advancements and sheer co-operation. Competition amongst the many classes and countries of the world remains in the eyes of the eel-like press-media folk who thrive on sensationalism […]

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Rahul, A Meteor: Pappu-The Metaphor

Rahul, A Meteor: Pappu-The Metaphor —- Pamarty Venkataramana It is commendable an achievement,nay-almost enviable to see the growth and rise of a young lad who lost his father at an young age to a gruesome political assassination allegedly committed by mercenaries who came to India from a foreign shore;was virtually under house-arrest like exile from the open world outside;had no […]

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