Friday, January 28, 2022

Divya Spandana


Divya is an Indian actress and a former Member of Parliament. She represented Mandya, Karnataka in the 15th Lok Sabha. Divya tweets @divyaspandana

Pains of Cauvery and Indus
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

Despite the contrasting developments in Cauvery and Indus, the grievances in both are similar and have common cause.

Pakistan is no hell
Wed, Aug 24, 2016

I stand by my remarks. I see no reason to withdraw them or apologise.

Ramya writes on ‘sedition’ charge: ‘We need to build enduring bridges with our neighbours’
Tue, Aug 23, 2016

Ramya visited Pakistan earlier this month to attend the first SAARC Youth Parliamentarians’ Conference.

Revamping education sector: Is it time for Public-Private Partnership models?
Mon, Feb 08, 2016

Government regulations should focus not just on infrastructure requirements (such as toilets) but on actual learning outcomes for students across all schools.

There’s an urgent need for reforms in our education system: Here’s why
Tue, Feb 02, 2016

The majority of our children – those outside the purview of the small number of private pre-schools – discover that the education they were offered was a bridge made of paper, taking them nowhere.

PM Modi is a product of our new age, where customers have grown used to the branding economy
Thu, Dec 24, 2015

We are accustomed to a blitzkrieg of people selling, selling, selling to us. But should we accept this in our politics?

India’s response to climate change: We need action from the govt, not mere talk
Sat, Dec 05, 2015

We need to strengthen our local environmental agencies that regulate urban construction, waste management, and protect our water sources.