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Ask Yourself This!-The #Nirbhaya Special.

By | 2013-12-16T20:49:27+00:00 December 16th, 2013|Categories: Crime, People Power, Women|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

He raped her and then brutally pumped the breath out of her adolescent body till she died. Her parents returned home to find their daughter lying mutilated and dead. You were outraged by this act of gross violence. You lighted candles, signed petitions and spoke on news channels demanding justice. You demanded that Dhananjay Chatterjee be

Are we Free?

By | 2013-12-09T18:36:58+00:00 December 9th, 2013|Categories: People Power|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When I was in my ninth standard, I read a quote of an eminent personality in our compulsory history book that sent a shiver down my body and mind. That great personality was none other than Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of ’Independent India’, whose voice was heard over All India Radio on that much

Soft Power, The Greatest Power of the Century

By | 2013-11-07T11:07:31+00:00 November 7th, 2013|Categories: BJP, Congress, Foreign Relations, Government, NDA, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As an Indian, I’ve become rather concerned about the hype we’re hearing about our own country — all this talk about India becoming a world leader, even the next superpower. India is often called the 21st Century power. And I just don’t think that’s what India’s all about, or should be all about. Indeed, what

The Leader- Essential Requisite.

By | 2013-10-16T11:35:47+00:00 October 16th, 2013|Categories: Government, People Power, Political Parties, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Physics teaches us 2 quantities - vector and scalar. While both of them have magnitude there exists a major difference between them and that is of direction. A vector has direction while a scalar quantity doesn't. To me a perfect example of a scalar quantity is India. Yes, India! I can’t help it. I am

India- The One Sport Nation

By | 2013-10-14T16:55:25+00:00 October 14th, 2013|Categories: Government, People Power, Political Parties|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

India is a diverse country. Stretching from Kashmir in the North to Kanyakumari 3000 kilometers down south, and from Kibithu in the eastern extreme corners of India to Kutch 2933 kilometers west. More than 780 languages are spoken and 7 religions are practiced. However, India is home to only one sport- Cricket. Yes, it is

Social Media- GameChanger?

By | 2013-10-10T18:33:24+00:00 October 10th, 2013|Categories: BJP, Congress, Government, Narendra Modi, NDA, Other Parties, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the India of today, politicians and government officials are largely inaccessible to the general public. They are more like dictators. They meet us once in 5 years and then disappear. Yes, sometimes we do see our leaders in the news when they make stupendous statements which show their total disconnect from the general Indian

The Jupiter Statement- Twitterati Response

By | 2013-10-09T12:46:16+00:00 October 9th, 2013|Categories: Congress, Government, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, Satire, UPA|Tags: , , , , , , |

Clearly, the word of the Day is Escape Velocity, just in case it escaped your attention through a busy day. Have you heard of Jupiter's escape velocity.....no no aeronauts didn't discover it today. It's just that it escaped Rahul Gandhi's lips today. And suddenly all of us Indians in the Twitterverse, woke up to Jupiter's

Our India!-The Common Man Guide

By | 2013-10-03T14:56:41+00:00 October 3rd, 2013|Categories: People Power, Politics, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Nation: India is a developing country. In fact, it has been developing for so long that it is practically an overgrown baby. Unlike babies in general, however, this baby is not temperamental but full of equanimity. Practically nothing can provoke this baby called India. Border transgressions, terrorist attacks on our cities, parliament, external interference

Historic… But not the Game Changer!

By | 2013-10-01T18:51:48+00:00 October 1st, 2013|Categories: Government, Other Parties, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, Uncategorized, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Switch on an Indian news channel today and it will be flooded with just 1 news item - the sentencing and subsequent disqualification of Congress MP Rasheed Masood, who was till today afternoon a sitting Member of the Upper House of the Indian Parliament. Many news channels are hailing it as historic and calling it

Maintain the Balance

By | 2013-09-30T20:04:06+00:00 September 30th, 2013|Categories: BJP, Congress, Education, Government, NDA, Other Parties, People Power, Political Parties, Politics, Uncategorized, UPA, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Recently, a humorous photo is doing the rounds on Facebook which says, "I went to a fish market and shouted, 'What is this? A classroom?', thereby maintaining the balance of the Universe. " Hilarious, but also something to learn from. Doing the rounds on facebook Everything in the world needs to be balanced.