Sandhya Jain

Sandhya Jain

 

Sandhya Jain is a political analyst and independent researcher. She is the author of ‘Adi Deo Arya Devata- A Panoramic View of Tribal-Hindu Cultural Interface’ (Rupa & Co., 2004) and ‘Evangelical Intrusions. Tripura: A Case Study’ (Rupa & Co., 2009). 

Seven years of motherhood

Seven years of motherhood

Tuesday, 15 September 2020 | Sandhya Jain

Sonia Gandhi will have to accept that the era of supine partymen is over; the high command has been called to account. Only a split can save the Gandhi leadership Sonia Gandhi’s consistency and determination are admirable. A firm believer in dynasty as a legitimising principle in politics, she first made...

Collapse of world economy

Collapse of world economy

Tuesday, 26 May 2020 | Sandhya Jain

The deepening recession in the global economy and intelligence data on new moves by the global financial elite suggest a cardinal shift in international politics is under way As the highly contagious COVID-19 torments the nation, some “eminent” economists advised the Centre to nationalise all private assets of above-poverty-line citizens (cash,...

Get going

Get going

Tuesday, 12 May 2020 | Sandhya Jain

Amid the pandemic scare that has laid unprecedented challenges before nations across the world, some Indian States show the way to attract investments As the Coronavirus moves remorselessly across the world and medical experts surmise that it could be with us for another two to three years, its lasting legacy will...

A dubious propaganda

A dubious propaganda

Tuesday, 28 April 2020 | Sandhya Jain

In times when the world is facing an existential crisis, the Western media must look closer home than build false narratives about India and its handling of the Corona pandemic In an interview to German television Deutsche Welle (DW) on April 17, writer-activist Arundhati Roy accused the Government of India “of...

The Corona apocalypse

The Corona apocalypse

Tuesday, 14 April 2020 | Sandhya Jain

With nations across the world facing a critical test, India’s vibrant democracy and cultural generosity have created the synergy needed to face the challenges posed by COVID-19 Some contours of the post-Coronavirus world are clearly visible. The nation State has regained legitimacy; the case for free flow of refugees/immigrants across a...

Politics in Corona exodus

Politics in Corona exodus

Tuesday, 31 March 2020 | Sandhya Jain

The reverse migration of daily wagers has made a mockery of the Prime Minister’s call for a 21-day lockdown. What prompted this humanitarian crisis? There is a strange coincidence, if not synergy, between some Twitter handles calling for the  national Government to deal with the Coronavirus health crisis, even though the...

America’s big gamble

America’s big gamble

Tuesday, 17 March 2020 | Sandhya Jain

The US-Afghan peace deal has complicated matters. Russia and China have moved dexterously to protect their interests in the region. Both can leverage ties with Pakistan to contain the Taliban Afghanistan’s peace process has stumbled as talks between the Government and the Taliban in Oslo, Norway, could not begin on March...

Reformer par excellence

Reformer par excellence

Tuesday, 03 March 2020 | Sandhya Jain

Given the ignorance of modern critics and the tragic fact that social evils still persist, it’s time to examine Savarkar’s ignored legacy as a reformer against the caste system When Vinayak Damodar Savarkar passed away on February 26, 1966, at the ripe age of 82, despite his  health wracked by the...

Sunday Edition

END OF GLORIOUS ERA FOR LEGENDARY INS VIRAAT

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

21,907 more test +ve in Maha

20 September 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Sunday Pioneer

PMO-led task force to tackle air pollution management in NCR

20 September 2020 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

No shortage of oxygen for Covid patients: K'taka Min

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Raj: 45-yr-old woman raped in Alwar; 5 held

20 September 2020 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Covid hits Telangana Health Minister's office, 7 test positive

20 September 2020 | IANS | Sunday Pioneer