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

A Swamy on the loose
A Swamy on the loose
    June 1, 2016

As Subramanian Swamy pours venom on RBI Governor Rajan, a baffled corporate India looks on. Will the government brush him aside and allow Rajan to continue? Or will they use this as a chance to bring in a more pliable economist?

Spreading wings
Spreading wings
    May 25, 2016

With the election victory in the northeastern state of Assam, the BJP has now reached the corners of the country, converting from a Hindi-speaking, cow-belt party.

Wait! It’s just three
Wait! It’s just three
    May 18, 2016

It was a good samaritan who saved the lives of Indian nurses in strife-torn Libya. Yet the BJP government feels the need to claim credit for the act.

Democratic generosity
Democratic generosity
    May 11, 2016

As the Election Commission of India tightens the noose to ensure free and fair elections, the politicians, especially in Tamil Nadu, have found innovative ways to shower the voters with gifts. But, can ‘bribing’ voters ensure victory? Or, does democracy still win?

Deflecting trouble
Deflecting trouble
    May 5, 2016

The ruling BJP government has used an Italian court’s recent ruling to turn attention away from the Indian Supreme Court’s castigating remarks on the imposition of President’s Rule in Uttarakhand. So, the AgustaWestland bribery case is back in the spotlight.