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

Short-sighted politics
Short-sighted politics
    March 23, 2016

Asaduddin Owaisi of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen has unnecessarily cornered Indian Muslims with his objections to a religion-agnostic slogan  that hails the country. Will good sense prevail?

Bad times for banking sector
Bad times for banking sector
    March 16, 2016

As the Indian banks are grappling with bad debts and the country is baying for ‘defaulter’ Mallya’s blood, comes the news that leading online brands have been granted bank loans for operational expenses. 

Sudent union leader Kanhaiya Kumar
India’s demographic dividend
    March 9, 2016

Young people appear to have made up their minds to lead game-changing initiatives. The latest to capture the imagination of the people is Kanhaiya Kumar whose fiery speech saw him being pitted against Modi

A chance gone by?
A chance gone by?
    March 2, 2016

The BJP government’s third budget has sought to dispel its image of being pro-rich and pro-urban.

Media, lies and videotape
Media, lies and videotape
    February 24, 2016

A parody social media account, a doctored video and an irresponsible section of television media have just contributed to creating a charged atmosphere of pseudo-nationalism in India. Are they ready for the push-back?