Tag: Anoop Swarup

Budget 2018, a different take: the good, bad and the ugly

Thinking Beyond: Our World Our Times   Anoop Swarup Post budget customary jokes apart, the dismay of the argumentative Indian who form the bulk of the middle class was apparent on whatsapp and the digital media, one such jibe taking rounds is, “Budget summary in 3 lines: lower class gets subsidy, upper class gets rebates

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International Cities of Peace: Anoop Swarup is Advisor India

Newsroom24x7 Network Swarup’s work for peace is stellar – J. Fred Arment, Executive Director, International Cities of Peace Dr. Anoop Swarup, Vice Chancellor of Jagran Lakecity University in Bhopal, has joined the Advisory Council for International Cities of Peace. Swarup recently became Chair of the Center for Global Nonkilling when its founder Glen D. Paige passed

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US-North Korea standoff: Chair of Centre for Global Nonkilling writes to UN Secretary General as war clouds gather

Newsroom24x7 Staff Honolulu: The Chair of the Governing Council of the Centre for Global Nonkilling (CGNK) Anoop Swarup has drawn the attention of the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to the dangers of an all out but avoidable war in view of North Korean President Kim Jong-Un’s bombastic declarations and US President Donald Trump’s aggressive retaliatory

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The worst of times are the best for journalists : Aashish Joshi at JLU

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: The worst of times are the best for journalists as they present a chance to do good journalism and re-establish the fundamental principles of news reporting, said Aashish Joshi, Editor-in-chief and Chief Executive Lok Sabha Television, at a special session held at Jagran Lakecity Univesity here this weekend to mark its new

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The Economics of Donald Trump : Opportunity for India

Thinking Beyond  Anoop Swarup India has a tremendous opportunity with its many drivers of growth and a political will to reform and disinvest will prove to be a plus. Also with its technology upbeat and skilled manpower here and now as in long term many companies such as automakers will like to move from building

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Budget 2017: Changing the narrative, another opportunity lost!

Exclusive Column: Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup We have all missed the wood for the trees once again. Post-independence successive governments have never ever seriously attempted or even thought of a surgical strike at the very ‘root and cause of the rot’ by striving for an educated, healthy and merit based classless society. Unfortunately, the stark

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Dispelling the ‘chalta hai’ myth on Political Funding in India

Exclusive Column: Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup All political parties in India shout from roof tops against black money but they become one and use every pretext to thwart or delay reforms when it comes to ensuring transparency in electoral funding. The headline roars into the collective and conscious will of the people of India. Almost

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Professor Glenn Durland Paige: A true messenger of peace and Nonkilling

Anoop Swarup Professor Glenn Durland Paige will be remembered for his unique vision, mission and enterprise to change tomorrow’s global society by striving to achieve the measurable goal of a killing-free and nonkilling world in reverence to life that has infinite creativity and discovery and the potential to advance the skills and arts, spiritual, and scientific

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Beyond Humanism and Human Rights

Anoop Swarup Man’s inhumanity to man makes countless thousands Bleed – Rudyard Kipling We need a new vision for Humanism and Human Rights! Indeed across the globe and more than anywhere in India, we all aspire to liberty and security in our lives, but few of us truly enjoy it. Indeed our world is a ‘functional

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Thinking Beyond Reservations

Our World Our Times Anoop Swarup I have tried to look up at reservations in India from a very dispassionate and impartial stance away from any political discourse that rages in the country. The Wikipedia sets out, ‘Reservation in India is the process of setting aside a certain percentage of seats (vacancies) in government institutions

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Opportunity beyond the Chinese conundrum and the Indian cacophony

Our World Our Times Anoop Swarup   The rise and fall of the Chinese Bull has been much discussed and debated but few on the global stage have cared to look at the role India can play in economic resurgence of the world in a recessionary gloom the world over. Let us examine the China

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On India’s Tryst with Destiny

​Weekly Column: Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup India’s tryst with destiny is yet a struggle and I as all my countrymen who heard the Prime Minister on the 69th Independence day would be struck by the earnestness of the speech like many other Prime Ministers of India in the past. I will be wide of the

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A measurable goal for a Nonkilling World

Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup (From Honolulu, Hawaii) Threats to human existence have been predicted, debated and analysed through the ages by mystics and scientists alike and also the science fiction writers and futurists particularly when it comes to meteorites, gamma ray bursts from distant galaxies, super volcanoes, apocalypses and catastrophes of the unknown kind. There

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On India’s Century: How Narendra Modi can propel India to move forward as a global power

Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup As we celebrate one year of Narendra Modi government, the May 18th issue of Time carries a portrait of Narendra Modi on its cover and the Editor Nancy Gibbs goes at length to state that though Barack Obama may be the leader of the world’s most powerful democracy, the distinction of

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