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Dr Ajoy Kumar
ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Dr Ajoy Kumar

The author is a member of the Indian National Congress, a former Lok Sabha MP and an ex-IPS officer. Views expressed are personal.

Articles by Dr Ajoy Kumar

Auditing Of Police Stations, Processes Needed To Check Abuse Of Laws Like UAPA

Auditing Of Police Stations, Processes Needed To Check Abuse Of Laws Like UAPA

Jun 21, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

We must start thinking of power as a weapon and therefore have a framework to regulate its abuse

An Image Left In Tatters: Centre Targeting Social Media Platforms Over Covid Toolkit

An Image Left In Tatters: Centre Targeting Social Media Platforms Over Covid Toolkit

May 25, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

The fact that the BJP government is engaging in such acts during such a difficult time for the country shows...

What Separates Leaders From Demagogues?

What Separates Leaders From Demagogues?

May 18, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

The Prime Minister has not held a single press conference nor a virtual Parliament session on the Covid...

What Connects Mao, Modi And Burke?

What Connects Mao, Modi And Burke?

Apr 19, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

Did the Modi government suppress facts leading to the second wave just as officials did during Mao’s regime...

It’s Not In Our Jeans

It’s Not In Our Jeans

Mar 22, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

Tirath Singh Rawat said that he was shocked to meet a young woman who ran an NGO but adorned ripped jeans

Is India Degenerating From Democratic To A Dictatorial State?

Is India Degenerating From Democratic To A Dictatorial State?

Mar 08, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

This government has taken stern action against those who have sought to raise questions about the...

A Tale Of Two Toolkits

A Tale Of Two Toolkits

Feb 21, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

Disha Ravi’s ‘toolkit’ defames India, but Kapil Mishra’s does not?

An Internal Matter Or An International Embarrassment?

An Internal Matter Or An International Embarrassment?

Feb 07, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

After pop icon Rihanna's tweet, India over the past few weeks has been quoted in the same breath as Myanmar,...

A Wake-Up Call For A Slumbering Democracy

A Wake-Up Call For A Slumbering Democracy

Jan 28, 2021 Dr Ajoy Kumar

TV anchor Arnab Goswami's recently released WhatsApp chats reveal that there is little holy about the kind of...

An Inconvenient Truth: Support For Arnab, But Ignore The Rest?

An Inconvenient Truth: Support For Arnab, But Ignore The Rest?

Nov 06, 2020 Dr Ajoy Kumar

The chasm in the BJP’s approach towards following fascist practices when it comes to its apparent...

From Chinese Sponsors To Blaming Army, Galwan Clash Brought Out The Worst Of Indian TV News

From Chinese Sponsors To Blaming Army, Galwan Clash Brought Out The Worst Of Indian TV News

Jun 27, 2020 Dr Ajoy Kumar

The news cycles in India have, for the past fortnight, been dominated by reports of Chinese incursions and...

Flattened Curve, Corona Helmets And A Gangajal Cure: Covid's Alternate Reality

Flattened Curve, Corona Helmets And A Gangajal Cure: Covid's Alternate Reality

May 17, 2020 Dr Ajoy Kumar

The decisions and behaviour that we have been seeing during the Covid-19 crisis by the powers to be make me...

'Why AAP Succeeded In Delhi Polls? Three Months Before Elections, We Read People's Mood, Fixed Issues'

'Why AAP Succeeded In Delhi Polls? Three Months Before Elections, We Read People's Mood, Fixed Issues'

Feb 13, 2020 Dr Ajoy Kumar

The issues AAP raised struck a chord as much as with a Shaheen Bagh protestor as with someone in Dwarka, says...