Monthly Archives: October 2014

The hypocrisy of “Happy Diwali BUT No Fireworks” !

Diwali is near. While I was waiting for the ‘Green-Diwali‘campaign from the usual suspects and the #SayNoToCrackers brigade to teach us how to celebrate our age-old festivals, in yet another colossal judicial overreach, Supreme Court has banned the sale of firecrackers in … Continue reading

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Nobel Laureate Mother Teresa – Debunking the myth !!

Recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, feted by politicians, the Church and the world’s media, Mother Teresa was born in what is called Yugoslavia/Bosnia in 1910. Born to albanian parents, she was at that time known as Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu. … Continue reading

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Jai Prakash Narayan – The King of the Hearts of the youth

A disciple of Mohandas Gandhi and leader of India’s independence movement, Jayaprakash Narayan remained a rebel in his native land until the end of his life. Jayaprakash Narayan was a freedom fighter and political leader of India popularly called JP. … Continue reading

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Haider ! ………..nothing but a plain “CHUTZPAH” !!

Vishal bhardwaj excels at painting dark, sinister pictures that weave a psychological mish mash around you, a slow but potent hypnosis that tweaks perceptions of reality. And in ‘Haider’, the objective is to seduce you to believe that nazi-esque Indian … Continue reading

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Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan !! Remembering Lal Bahadur Shastri

Lal Bahadur Shastri was the second Prime Minister of India. Though, diminutive in physical stature he was a man of great courage and will. He successfully led our country during the 1965 war with Pakistan. To mobilize the support of … Continue reading

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