Wednesday, 1 April 2020

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  • Ekta Yatra exposes Centre-State’s Shenanigans

    February 12, 2011 12:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    A high political drama was exhibited in Jammu and Kashmir this week as the highly publicised efforts of BJP to unfurl Indian flag in historic Lal Chowk of Srinagar were brutally smashed by Jammu and Kashmir government.                 The state... View Article

  • Stampede at Sabarimala Stamp Them Out

    February 5, 2011 12:47 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    On the eve of Makara Sankranti and Pongal festival, tragedy has struck Hindu pilgrims again. More than 100 Sabarimala pilgrims have lost their precious lives due to a stampede caused by an accident involving a jeep, which lost control and... View Article

  • Is India Headed For Social Uprising?

    January 15, 2011 3:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The enormity of loss of public money involved in the 2G spectrum startles every conscientious Indian, and therefore, has rightly invited public outcry. How easily the powers that be, swindled nation’s wealth by smarting government policy to their advantage, speak... View Article

  • Congress’ 83rd plenary session Only Nehru-Gandhi Family Reigns Supreme

    January 8, 2011 3:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    A challenge to the opposition parties, particularly to BJP, an alert to the government and Congress ministers and an appeal to the party workers—this is the essence of the 83rd plenary session of the Indian National Congress, which was held... View Article

  • Heinous Attack Indian Mujahideen Warns of More Attacks on Hindu Holy Places

    December 25, 2010 10:20 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    The message dated December 6, 2010, purporting to be from the Indian Mujahideen (IM) indirectly claiming responsibility for the explosion in Varanasi on December 7, 2010, was received by the media outlets, to which it was addressed after the explosion... View Article

  • China has a “Big Problem” with India?

    December 18, 2010 12:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The government of China appears to be extremely upset by a news report in the Indian media that two Mountain Divisions of the Indian Army will be deployed in Arunachal Pradesh, and become fully operational by next year.                 In... View Article

  • Corruption Trips Up India’s Rise

    December 4, 2010 2:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The growing scandal over a newly-built apartment tower in Mumbai, and the collapse of an old building in Delhi on the night of November 15, killing over 60 people reflect the peril that haunts Indians everyday—lack of secure property right,... View Article

  • Scams, Scandals Are Symptoms Not The Disease

    November 27, 2010 11:03 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Scandals—be it Adarsh Co-operative Housing Society, Lavasa Township, Aamby Valley, SEZ(s) or fulmination of mining and industrial townships in the hinterlands and interiors of India—all of them have one thing in common.                 It is being built on the ashes... View Article

  • Obama & Some Uncomfortable Questions

    November 13, 2010 12:05 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Gurum R Narayanappa is an upset man these days. The middle-aged Bengaluru-based weaver had a dream presenting his handicraft to US President Obama and his wife during his forthcoming visit to India. That dream has been shattered because Obama is... View Article

  • If Pakistan Splinters…

    November 6, 2010 2:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The Chinese will suffer major setback, if dysfunctional Pakistan splinters in the near future.                 Many Malaysian Muslims will hasten to tell you that their country should not be compared to Pakistan. Or the migrant Muslims in West Asia (Middle... View Article