Gautham Raman

Gautham Raman grew up in Chennai, the fourth-largest city in India. Having completed an undergraduate course in Electrical Engineering, he has relocated to Boston for his master's in Engineering Management. His interests are varied - apart from being a theatre enthusiast, debater and spiritual seeker; he has experience as a stage magician and is a budding writer. He is currently working on his debut novel.

India at the Crossroads

Aug 15, 2013

Once christened as the "jewel in the crown," India has since failed to live up to its potential.

Third Time's the Charm: Putin Re-elected

May 11, 2012

Background Vladimir Putin won the Russian presidential elections held on March 4, 2012. Securing 63.6% of the votes, Putin will serve his third term as President and control the Kremlin for the next six years. Veteran politician Gennady Zyuganov of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation came a distant...