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Ayodhya verdict – India loses

Ayodhya verdict – India loses

September 24th, 2010 i.e. tomorrow, is all set to mark a new chapter in Indian history. Unless the plea to defer the judgment becomes successful, the verdict to one of the longest running legal battles will finally be delivered. Whatever the verdict tomorrow, whoever wins the case, Lord Ram or Allah, India’s secular values will lose. I was baffled yesterday when I read in the newspaper, about the sort of security arrangements that have been put … Read entire article »

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Fool…

Fool…

I’ll give you clothes and I’ll give you water I’ll give you roads and reservation for your daughter I’ll give you the moon; I’ll wipe off every tear With me around, you have nothing to fear I’ll wipe off corruption from the face of this land You aren’t alone; we shall walk hand in hand I’ll give you peace; it’s your birth right We will defeat poverty; you are not alone in this fight. Rice at Rs 2 and free power for the … Read entire article »

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Terror Stirkes India again

I just switched on the TV at 12:30AM today to see the repeat of the Big Fight. But instead, there was a headline saying “Terror strikes Pune”. I was shocked. I immediately picked up phone, didn’t care that it was late in the night and started calling everyone I knew in Pune, to make sure they are all fine. Luckily they all were ok. I was relieved, but I wasn’t happy at all. 9 people had lost their lives and there was no way, I would have been happy about that. 14 months of calm and another terror attack. I was going through the press briefing by the Home Minister today and he says this wasn’t an intelligence failure as they knew the area was on the hit list. The German … Read entire article »

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