Today is the result of Yesterday (Part-VI)

Today is the result of Yesterday (Part-VI)

Despite rated not-so-well on several counts, Rajiv Gandhi was still popular with the masses and his reputation as ‘Mr. Clean’ was still intact. However, all this was going to be challenged very soon with the rise of another ‘Mr. Clean’ Vishwanath Pratap Singh, Finance...
Today is the result of Yesterday (Part-V)

Today is the result of Yesterday (Part-V)

Hindsight is always 20/20. It’s easier to look back, judge people, their actions and point fingers. We all do that in some way or the other and I would be doing no different in the instant part of my work.  As I said, I’ll be recalling certain events which had...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-IV)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-IV)

Although the quality of being sensible has very little to do with the age of a person, still as we grow up we are supposed to behave in a more understanding and levelheaded manner. Quite often though, we see the opposite of it. Instead of ‘growing up’ with age, we...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-III)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-III)

As I recollect the events of those days of 1984, I hardly remember anyone condemning the riots at that time, not even our elders. Rather I heard a few of them (persons, who generally claim to have ‘seen the world’ and supposed to be acting in a more responsible...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-II)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-II)

The purpose of my current piece of work is to go back in time (as far back as in my early teens) and recollect the events as they unfolded from time to time, especially the happenings in the last two decades that gradually shaped the conditions which finally led this...
Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-I)

Today is the Result of Yesterday (Part-I)

Life, the greatest teacher of all, often exposes us to various experiences which play a great role in shaping our lives, our attitudes and our perceptions. It makes us witness certain events which however ordinary may seem to the world around, change our entire...