Strongly feel that access to benefits provided by the state, including the fundamental rights, should be linked to exercise of right to vote by the citizen!! Appalling to see so many around, disregarding the importance for us to cast our votes!! For those in armed forces, living abroad or not … Continue reading
If Namo’s Bhopal rally is a sign of things to come, wouldn’t be surprised if NDA gets close to 300.. Mandate 2009 wasn’t won by UPA, in fact gifted to them by the opposition- marred by clash of personalities and self interests..Since that is, likely, out of the way now, … Continue reading
As growth slows and reforms falter, economic activity is shifting out of India.
The Economist Article, Made Outside India
Very likely…particularly the way BRIC economies are shaping up…. The world’s thirst for oil could be nearing a peak. That is bad news for producers, excellent for everyone else..
The Economist Article, Thirst for Oil
चला आया हूँ बहुत दूर ,
अब दो घड़ी बैठना चाहता हूँ …..
थक गया हूँ , रुक कर ,
एक भरी साँस लेना चाहता हूँ ।
है हक़ मुझे भी थकने का,
पर मेरे हौंसले , कम्बख़्त …
थकने की इजाज़त नहीं देते ।।
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The dollar is enjoying a rare period of strength. How far can the rally go?
The Economist Article
Been wondering for years as to why do we need to permit flights operating out of India to show POK as a separate territory on their GPS and why should any special lines dot the Arunachal region??..If you wanna operate in India, gotta follow law (..map) of the land….Just did … Continue reading
Having traveled extensively over the course of last two decades, I have had several opportunities of looking at various nations, religions and people closely..I have tried to observe minutely the linkages to how prosperous a nation is to how happy it is and – decisive impact the citizens have on shaping their own destinies…and making their nation great.. Continue reading
Indian Classical Music desperately needs a new lease of life..While there are several very talented and blessed classical musicians, yet will Indian Classical Music, particularly hindustani music ever be the same..?? Continue reading
Media cannot be oblivious to the impact of its programming. Country is drifting fast into tremendous cynicism and at this time, we definitely need to hear stories which inculcate confidence rather than despondency.. Continue reading
Is the atmosphere of cynicism, crippling our country?? There indeed is a big dearth of national pride… Critical of all systems, political leadership.. we desperately need to look at the positives and ooze that National pride, which we see in most great nations.. Continue reading