Imran -Qureshi
    Imran  Qureshi

    Muscat Daily Columnist

    Imran Qureshi is a seasoned print and television journalist, based in Bengaluru. He writes on political and other issues and follows trends in society

At war with peace
At war with peace
    July 13, 2016

India is moving to curb the activities of televangelist Zakir Naik, whose preaching is allegedly inspiring gullible youth to take up arms. At least one of the attackers of the Dhaka cafe was said to have been his ardent follower, raising the hackles of governments in the sub-continent.

Men on the move
Men on the move
    June 29, 2016

Around the time that the British voted to leave the EU on the issue of ‘job-takers’, the government of Kerala is planning to include the migrant worker in the social security net. The challenge will, of course, be to track the millions of daily wage earners, who are constantly on the move.

Off with the head
Off with the head
    June 22, 2016

After being the target of uncontrolled personal attacks, central bank governor Rajan has chosen to return to academics.

Failed control
Failed control
    June 15, 2016

The attempt by the film certification board in India to censor a film on drug abuse in Punjab in the name of political correctness gets trashed by the court.

Playing with fire
Playing with fire
    June 8, 2016

The recent incident in ‘holy’ Mathura of armed squatters opening fire on policemen killing two officers, shows that the Indian politician is a very slow learner.