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  • Cricket Ripples Silly Point

    April 23, 2011 5:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Men in Blue have done it again, i.e. winning the Cricket World Cup. The first time the Indian team lifted the victory cup was in 1983 at cricket’s mecca—Lord’s. So the cricket’s crowning glory moments revisited the nation after... View Article

  • Cricket Diplomacy: An Exercise In Sheer Futility

    April 16, 2011 11:24 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In an exhilarating and gripping semifinal of Cricket World Cup, India comprehensively thrashed Pakistan. However, the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s invitation to his Pakistani counterpart as a cricket diplomacy to resolve the issues between the two countries, particularly after 26/11,... View Article

  • Gaddafi Factor Making Of Another Iraq?

    April 9, 2011 12:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The self-proclaimed ‘supercop’ of the world has again poked its nose in the internal affairs of a sovereign nation, i.e. Libya, which is no music to the ear, particularly to the democratic world. Although at the outset, I would like... View Article

  • Tsunami Of Nuclear Catastrophes

    April 2, 2011 1:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The world watched with shivering trepidation the chilling pictures emanating from Japan, when it was hammered by a tremendously powerful earthquake and then bludgeoned by a gigantic tsunami. Images of destruction and human misery, as 10-metre-high black waves, triggered by... View Article

  • Steamless Battle Against Corruption

    March 26, 2011 1:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Striving hard not to combat corruption tooth and nail, the UPA government had to bite the dust last week. The Manmohan Singh led-government, having been rapped by the Supreme Court for not arresting Hasan Ali, nabbed the latter. It is... View Article

  • A Bland Budget

    March 19, 2011 2:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Union Budget-2011-12 will further make a deep hole in the pocket of the aam aadmi. Although Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has announced new initiatives to increase the supply of specific food items such as edible oil, vegetables, and pulses,... View Article

  • Root Out Maoism

    March 12, 2011 3:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Giving a bloody nose to the security forces engaged in flushing out Maoists in Odisha under “Operation Green Hunt”, the red rebels reportedly succeeded in getting accepted all their demands. The abduction of Malkangiri District Magistrate R Vineel Krishna and... View Article

  • B(H)Ar-At Nirman

    March 5, 2011 5:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    When the whole world is feeling the heat emanating from Egypt, the poor man in India, completely oblivious of these developments, squatted in a corner of street, is thinking, rather wondering, whether he would be able to earn two square... View Article

  • No End To The Spectre Of Scams

    February 26, 2011 10:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    The UPA government, which is already immersed neck deep in the sea of scams and corruption, is hit by another scam salvo, even bigger than the earlier ones, i.e. Rs 2-lakh-crore S-band spectrum scam. Hence, the government is sinking deeper... View Article

  • The Rise And Rise Of Gadkari

    February 19, 2011 11:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    When the gloomy and dark clouds, namely corruption, nepotism, stashing away black money in Swiss banks, price rise, terrorism, and to aggravate the scenario, a government at the centre led by the weak leadership, have enveloped the country, it is... View Article