‘Sarfaroshi Ki Tamanna Ab Humaare Dil Mein Hai.’ Image by HindustanTimes These words inspired the revolutionaries. And they proved these lines on an interesting date- August 9, 1925. That historical evening of August 9, 1925… “3 second class Lucknow!” A young man said, while giving the money for...Continue reading
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Yesterday I heard a few extracts of the speech delivered by Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat. He compared Narendra Modi to Adolf Hitler. Rahul Gandhi may have been a young child in 1975 when his grandmother Smt. Indira Gandhi as Prime Minister decided to proclaim the internal emergency. Surely,...Continue reading
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty." "The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problems." "If I had no sense of humour, I would long ago have committed suicide." Mahatma Gandhi needs no long introduction. Everyone knows about the man who lead the Indian people to independence from British rule in 1947.Continue reading
Sean Paul Kelley is a travel writer, former radio host, and before that an asset manager for a Wall Street investment bank that is still (barely) alive. He recently left a fantastic job in Singapore working for Solar Winds, a software company based out of Austin to travel around the world for a year (or two). He founded The Agonist, in 2002, which is still considered the top international affairs, culture and news destination for progressives. He is also the Global Correspondent for The Young Turks, on satellite radio and Air America .Continue reading
Here’s what is happening in India: -By Dr Farrukh Saleem The two Ambani brothers can buy 100 percent of every company listed on the Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) and would still be left with $30 billion to spare. The four richest Indians can buy up all goods and...Continue reading
India is the fourth largest illegal downloader of online content, according to two reports released on Tuesday by the Motion Picture Distributors Association (MPDA). The reports were prepared on behalf of MPDA by Envisional and DtecNet, two global firms engaged in providing software solutions to track and prevent...Continue reading
Steve Herzfeld confronted the decisions that haunt most of us eventually. His elderly parents needed round-the-clock care, but he couldn’t afford the quality of nursing home he wanted for them in Florida. So he sent them to Puducherry, India!Continue reading
Unke chehre ko dekh kar kamal kaun kehta !
Unki har ek ada pe gazal kaun kehta!
Kuch to karishma zaroor hai Mohabbat mein!
Warna inn pattharon ko "Taj Mahal" kaun kehta..!
One evening a boy of three was out for a walk with his father. There was also an elderly man with the father. Chatting they walked on and went beyond the village. Green crop delighted the eyes. The elders were walking along the edge of a field. Not hearing the footsteps of the boy, the father looked back. The boy was sitting on the ground and seemed to be planting some thing. The father became curious. "What are you doing?" said he. "Look, father, I shall grow guns all over the field" was the innocent reply of the boy. His eyes shone with the strong faith that guns would grow in the field. Both the elders were struck with wonder at the little boy's words.Continue reading