Soroor Ahmed




Soroor Ahmed is a Patna-based freelance journalist. He writes on political, social, national and international issues.

No compulsory retirement for public figures, they can only opt for VRS: 2014 Sept 25

Nitish, Lalu reunion may check divisions within Muslims in Bihar: 2014 Aug 25

Nitish’s another turnaround story: But will it ensure victory?: 2014 Aug 02

Nitish pays for his political miscalculation: 2014 May 25

Mayawati vs Ram Vilas Paswan: A ding-dong battle for Dalit politics: 2014 May 19

Is getting elected as MP from UP a pre-requisite for being in race for PM post?: 2014 May 13

Comparing performance of PM with CM: How appropriate?: 2014 May 13

BJP banking on division of anti-Modi votes in UP: 2014 May 7

Not a very Azam way of making election speech: 2014 April 19

Bihar heading for much closer fight in 2014 poll: 2014 April 08

Sachar report has become an albatross for Narendra Modi’s BJP: 2014 March 14

Will Narendra Modi prove as strong as Advani?: 2014 March 02

Why AAP may pose bigger challenge to BJP than Congress?: 2014 Feb 01

The Sachar, the half-Sach and some questions: 2014 Jan 19

The stupidity of the Samajwadis of Uttar Pradesh: 2014 Jan 11

Unnatural way of championing the cause of homosexuals: 2013 Dec 18

Mistimed discussions: Is it a hallmark of Indian journalism?: 2013 Dec 7

No scope for the pot calling the kettle black: 2013 Nov 22

Need to understand difference between communalism and fascism: 2013 Oct 24

Riots in Jatland: How different, how similar: 2013 Sep 23

Muslim youth and Muzaffarnagar violence: 2013 Sep 13

Bihari infiltrators vs Maratha invaders: 2012 Sep 26

Former RSS chief’s move to offer Eid Namaz: Is there reason in 'madness'?: 2012 Aug 31

Hosting Olympics: Muslim world’s quest to share white man’s burden: 2012 Aug 16

Iranian clout increases in Iraq, Afghanistan without firing a single shot: 2012 May 25

Arabia springs surprise as Saudi royal hits new low: 2012 May 1

Who is Closer to ‘Truth’?: Electronic or Print Media : 2012 April 02

Great walls of states restrict regional satraps’ ambition : 2012 March 23

Derailed Mamata causes another mishap : 2012 March 15

Congress down but not out; BJP down in the dump : 2012 March 10

Congress party’s ‘quota’ of defeat in Uttar Pradesh : 2012 March 07

Shia Enclave: A reality or figment of Western imagination : 2012 Feb 29

Ironies of History: Love-hate triangle among Israel, Iran and India : 2012 Feb 22

Wasting priceless energy to play cricket : 2012 Feb. 13

Using Sachar report for promoting own agenda : 2012 Feb. 07

Battle of the Books : 2012 Jan. 31

Loss of Innocence: School-children used as tool to loot money in Bihar : 2012 Jan. 25

School-children are not meant to be killed : 2012 Jan. 12

Rejoinder: Yes, Upper Castes have bounced back even in Tamil Nadu : 2011 Dec. 29

Reservation helps Upper Castes consolidate themselves : 2011 Dec. 27

United in Death: Charu Majumdar and Kishanji : 2011 Dec. 06

Is Anna suffering from selective amnesia? : 2011 Nov. 26

Decline of Muslims: Nothing to do with ‘neglect’ of Science and Technology : 2011 Nov. 02

Coaching Culture hits IIT, but not the way Murthy thinks : 2011 Oct 25

WWE of Indian Politics: Is Advani-Modi fight a stage-managed show? : 2011 Oct 14

Has corruption really increased in India? : 2011 Oct 07

Ignoring the original sin of ‘heroes’ : 2011 Sep 23

Why asking Narendra Modi to apologize? : 2011 Sep 17

Why not start Yatra against corruption from Bellary, Mr Advani? : 2011 Sep 10

Do not shift the goal-post please! : 2011 Sep 06

Lokpal Debate and Man-made Laws : 2011 Aug 27

Apprehensions about Anna’s fast-unto-death : 2011 Aug 22

After Norway, Britain rocked by western barbarism : 2011 Aug 12

Norway Massacre: Should it be labelled as Christian Terrorism? : 2011 July 29

Is Nitish Kumar no more a darling of national media? : 2011 July 24

Forbesganj brutality and the shocking silence of Muslim leadership of Bihar : 2011 June 14

Feminists, the greatest opponents of gender justice : 2011 June 29

Would Gandhi Ever Run from the Police? : 2011 June 07

Narendra Modi likely to capitalize on Sushma-Jaitley rift : 2011 June 04

Old habits die hard, CM Mamata did it again : 2011 May 28

Left in lurch, but nothing right for marginalized BJP : 2011 May 14

A near-forgotten war in North African desert : 2011 May 10

Osama finished hours after US bombing kills son, grandkids of anti-Al Qaeda Gaddafi : 2011 May 02

Sachar report, the half-sach and West Bengal election : 2011 April 20

Media’s unsporting role in World Cup : 2011 April 12

Celebrating Bihar’s birth: Will it help remove the tag of Bihari? : 2011 April 02

Calamities in Japan and tsunami of absurd messages in India : 2011 March 23

Height of absurdity: take education sportingly, but treat sports like war : 2011 March 19

No head-I-win-tail-you-lose situation for Muslims : 2011 March 11

Dr Sun Yat-Sen and Dr Mamata Banerjee: Taking rail routes to opposite directions : 2011 Feb 28

Arab upheaval: Misplaced western effort to take credit : 2011 Feb 18

Thirty-two years which separate two revolutions : 2011 Feb 12

Accords with Israel cost Sadat his life, Mubarak may lose throne : 2011 Feb 03

Narendra Modi’s Gujarat is not developing, Maulana Vastanwi : 2011 Jan 29

Parties in India: Between family-run and cadre-based ones : 2011 Jan 26

Telangana Statehood: A recipe for disaster? : 2011 Jan 13

Vagaries of First-Past-The-Post Electoral System : 2011 Jan 03

From Rimland to Heartland: BJP squeezing to centre of power? : 2010 Dec 17

Something rotten between Raja and Judiciary : 2010 Dec 10