Minister of State for Human Resource Development, India. MP for Thiru1
The pity for the Opposition is that Question Hour is the best opportunity to hold government ministers accountable, &it's always disrupted.
Spoke to Dr Shafiq Mohd, treating exMaharaja ofTravancore who was reported to be critical in hospital. Pleased to learn he's recovering well
The sheer frustration of hours of preparation&effort to answer questions in Parliament, utterly wasted by pointless disruption. Democracy?
I'll be answering the first question in the Rajya Sabha at 11 am today, on alleged ragging & sexual harassment at Puducherry University
Spoke on education at TEDx Gateway Mumbai. Great audience! Best: lovely speech by 12yr old footballer Kusum Kumari http://t.co/rlF27SwyP2
RT @myraemacdonald: Just listened to IK speaking in Delhi at HT conference. Soft questions & soap sud debate. Was that the best India could…
The mathematics of LokSabha elections are very different from these 4 states, with several regional parties in play. This movie isn't over.
BJP did as well in 2003, advanced/preponed the 2004 elections, &lost. Time for Congress to get its act together and repeat history.
RT @AngellicAribam: Dear volunteers & supporters of Congress, please don't be disheartened. We'll bounce back like we always do, just need …
Thanks to supporters for catching the election spirit so early! Keep it up: https://t.co/arwS1TClbm
Receiving portraits done by Daly College girls. The one on the left is a clever pop-up. Terrific talent! http://t.co/tkYnq3sE6k
Fascinating piece by my niece Ragini Srinivasan on the politics of techno-entrepreneurs advocating "opting out" http://t.co/CsdjdqwXe7