Category Archives: ARTICLES

Here you will find articles of mine published in newspapers and magazines

PETROL SHOULD SCALE MOUNT-200

BY: V Pattabhi Ram Recently, in the city of Amravati, petrol price did the unthinkable: it crossed L K Advani’s age. Nonagenarian ‘petrol’ should soon hit a hundred, and shortly after a double ton. Only after that, it should be … Continue reading

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DEMONETIZATION:  KING’S GAMBIT ACCEPTED

BY: V Pattabhi Ram When the history of modern India is written, Aadhar, GST, and Demonetization, will be looked upon as game-changers. On Aadhar and GST we will discuss another day. First up, DeMon. In Jan 2015, Narendra Modi was … Continue reading

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WHEN GOD DESERTED HIS OWN COUNTRY

V Pattabhi Ram Every tragedy, whatever the cause, calls for united action from the people of India.  Kerala saw this year, what Chennai had seen three years ago: unprecedented floods. Something like this had last happened in God’s own country … Continue reading

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THE FIGHT ALONG THE BORDER

V Pattabhi Ram From a forthcoming article of mine If the Mahatma were alive today, and if Prime Minister Modi seeks his advice on the strained relationship with Pakistan, what would the Father of the Nation say? We can hazard … Continue reading

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Is this one finally for real?

V Pattabhi Ram “Real estate is the real things, go grab it: they don’t make any more of that stuff,” said the wag. Historically if the epicurean principle was eat, drink and be merry; if the American idea of a … Continue reading

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