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Praja Factory

While we teach children physics and poetry, we shouldn’t lose sight of the fact that the goal of education is to create citizens who will create a just and flourishing society. For that, not only do we need to teach…

The Un-Book Shelf

Five of the worst books ever written that are displayed prominently in Indian bookstores: 5. Arindam Chaudhuri’s “Count your chickens before they hatch.” In a crowded field of snake oil salesmen, AC has a prominent position. Really prominent, as in…

Traffic sense

Traffic is a good metaphor for the rest of India. Here is a short primer: Everyone runs red lights, but buses do it more often than others. Policemen fix the red light by making it turn green as their van…