A train journey and two names to remember By Leena Sarma Of two co-travellers who surprised the writer with theirgraciousness, 24 years ago It was the summer of 1990. As Indian Railway (Traffic) Service probationers, my friend and I travelled by train from Lucknow to Delhi. Two MPs were also travelling in the same bogie.
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, he is not unaware of what happened
"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
See and identify famous people. Here are more than 100 world famous people in the 1st picture below. The 2nd image bellow that is the copied version of original image with tags. You need to identify the people and describe name with tag. e.g. if you see 87 is Gandhi then your answer should be 87- Gandhi
Tamil star Dhanush's song 'Kolaveri Di' has become a sleeper blockbuster by crossing 10,559,994 hits since its release on Nov 16 on youtube.com.
Ustad Bismillah Khan was an Indian Shehnai maestro. He was awarded the Bharat Ratna (in 2001), the highest civilian honour in India and he also gained worldwide acclaim for playing the Shehnai for more than eight decades.
Here are some interesting facts on the Lohana roots of Mohammad Ali Jinnah the founding father of Pakistan: He was the grandson of Premjibhai Thakkar (Gondal), who, to support his family, entered into the trading of fish within the coastal town of Veraval.
On Friday 30 January 1948, Gandhi woke up at his usual hour, 3:30 a.m. After the morning prayer he put the final touches to the new constitution for Congress which he had been unable to finish the previous night. The rest of the morning was spent answering letters. Someone mentioned the fact that despite his
Billy Ray Cyrus, the father of Miley Cyrus, who plays Hannah Montana, has defended her pole-dancing act at the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles. -By Amy Willis Miley Cyrus's raunchy dance routine at the Teen Choice Awards raised a few eyebrows