Hong Kong’s fight for autonomy: A Torchbearer for Democracy

After Umbrella Movement of 2014, this year’s anti-extradition protests in Hong Kong mean the death knell for China’s attempt to tame the Special Administrative Region. Once a British colony, Hong Kong is emerging now as a beacon of hope for modern democratic movements. Ujjawal Krishnam Hong Kong today enjoys socio-political, economic and legal autonomy in…

“I hope India never becomes a socialist economy”: Meghnad Desai

Lord Meghnad Desai is a British economist and parliamentarian sitting in the House of Lords. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award in the Republic of India, in 2008. Lord Desai, an author of several books on Indian paradigm, is known for his fierce views on various controversies on economics,…