Kumar Ketkar

Kumar Ketkar

Kumar Ketkar

The writer is a senior journalist and the editor of Dainik Divya Marathi

Are referendums a cop-out? The question is obviously being raised in the context and the aftermath of Brexit: the British referendum to stay in or leave the European Union.

News channels often ask me to grade ministers on their performance. They send a paragraph or so on the achievements of the various ministries and one has to give the minister a score.