Kashmir, terror and conflict

The latest news of Burhan Wani's death and the kind of rage it led to is really shocking and saddening. I don't understand why certain sections in the society are sympathising with Burhan Wani and his death. He was a terrorist, found with AK47s, was instigating the people of Kashmir against India and the Indian … Continue reading Kashmir, terror and conflict

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Politics, Power, Pride and Prejudice!

There was a time in India, when the British ruled the nation. They ruled India for 150 years. A handful of British ruled the entire huge nation for such a long time. It seems impossible that such few people had a hold over such a large population. You know what their strategy was which gave … Continue reading Politics, Power, Pride and Prejudice!

JNU- A smart power game.

I was contemplating whether I should write a post on the JNU issue or not. My twiddling thumbs and thoughtful mind finally had to pin a short post. On February 9 2016,  Anti-National slogans were shouted at the campus of Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. A campus which is well known and regarded with high esteem … Continue reading JNU- A smart power game.

"Intolerant" India?????

Hello everyone! I am back to blogging after a long time! A lot has changed over the last month or so.. Not really, but yes, to some extent it has. India has supposedly become "Intolerant" I keep hearing news of Indian 'Intolerance'- A new concept started by so called 'Adarsh Liberals' and 'Leftists' One isolated … Continue reading "Intolerant" India?????

India, Where do we stand?

15 August- Independence Day, Azadi Ka Din, Swatantrata Diwas these words mean a lot to us Indians. In today's times, where we Indians are still fighting for our rights, for things like net neutrality, freedom from corruption and religious fanaticism and what not, I still don't know whether we should celebrate "Independence". Agreed we are … Continue reading India, Where do we stand?

Is one day enough for India???

Today, there will be festivities all around. It is the 68th Indian Independence Day. I started the morning listening to the wonderful speech by the Prime Minister of India Mr.Narendra Modi. It was a good start to the day I guess. PM Narendra Modi In today's times there is this so called 'fad' of days. … Continue reading Is one day enough for India???

‘Independent’ India !!?!!

It's 15th august again! The national anthem is sung by the whole nation, patriotic songs are playing all over, The National flag has been hoisted at places and children are seen waving the Indian Flag at each other. India is in it's 67th year of Independence.. But is this really Independence? Are we free and … Continue reading ‘Independent’ India !!?!!