Here is why I am happy with the Statue of Unity or The Statue of Change!!

Here is why I am happy with the Statue of Unity or The Statue of Change!!

“The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.” ― Albert Einstein It has been more than a month since the world's tallest statue"The Statue of Unity" was inaugurated by our prime minister. Even before the event it touched some nerve leading to … Continue reading Here is why I am happy with the Statue of Unity or The Statue of Change!!

Entangled Kashmir: A web of poor and selfish decisions

Entangled Kashmir: A web of poor and selfish decisions

Which among the two (A.  Indian National Congress or B. Bhartiya Janta Party) can solve the Kashmir problem? Like it or not, you are going to answer this question in less than six months. If you vote you choose the answer consciously, if you don't vote or use NOTA, you choose. But you choose unconsciously! … Continue reading Entangled Kashmir: A web of poor and selfish decisions

Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing forgets the clothing: BBC’s report on Fake News reveals more than expected

Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing forgets the clothing: BBC’s report on Fake News reveals more than expected

Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.It is an open question who, if anyone, this verse is directed against. However, the metaphor  is used to describe those playing a role contrary to their real character with whom contact is dangerous, particularly false teachers.We should be … Continue reading Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing forgets the clothing: BBC’s report on Fake News reveals more than expected

The Magician becomes the Hat!!!: The Indian Politician doing tricks

The Magician becomes the Hat!!!: The Indian Politician doing tricks

The magician borrowed a 10 rupee bill from a person sitting in the first row, he lit that bill up, I saw with my eyes the 10 rupee bill turning into ashes, but what he did next was impossible for me to imagine. He started scrubbing the ash between his fingers and 10 rupee bills, … Continue reading The Magician becomes the Hat!!!: The Indian Politician doing tricks

Ayodhya Dispute: An unresolved symbolical confrontation

Ayodhya Dispute: An unresolved symbolical confrontation

Like every four years, Olympic Games present a grand Opening Ceremony to the spectators, the Indian General Elections that occur every five years present the voters with a unique game, the tug of war; the Ayodhya Manthan. A game that has been played religiously for almost a century now. On one side pulling towards the … Continue reading Ayodhya Dispute: An unresolved symbolical confrontation

#TheBlindList: An overlooked, cost effective and safe travel plan

#TheBlindList: An overlooked, cost effective and safe travel plan

The cut-throat competition of the 21st century forces us to be on our toes. The much required need to secure a leading edge in our respective domain or the need to look different or stand apart encourages us to think out of the box. Is it possible that thinking unceasingly like this makes us turn … Continue reading #TheBlindList: An overlooked, cost effective and safe travel plan

Bollywood & its Feminists

Bollywood & its Feminists

Bollywood is an industry filled with filth and coated with tinsel. It is so radiant and glamours from the outside that what rots beneath the surface goes unnoticed. The industry feeds on the skin of the leading ladies and continues to do that unabated and undiminished. If you add up the screen time of some … Continue reading Bollywood & its Feminists

Hinduism: A persecuted religion (Sabarimala)

Hinduism: A persecuted religion (Sabarimala)

Can there be a religion without god or places of worship? Of course! You can be like an intellectual or modern secular Hindu and say God lives in your heart and you don't need a separate place, hence could decimate the idea of temples. Why this question? And why now? Past few months I have … Continue reading Hinduism: A persecuted religion (Sabarimala)

Kerala Floods Part-1: Media’s Role

Kerala Floods Part-1: Media’s Role

The sophisticated art of deducing meaningful information from data i.e. raw facts and figures has become one of the most powerful tools for telling convincing stories. The immensely creative selected few who developed this expertise can portray contrasting shades of pieces of information from the same data points.  Although creativity should always be promoted, but practicing this particular … Continue reading Kerala Floods Part-1: Media’s Role

What lies beneath the Mask?

What lies beneath the Mask?

As the country inches towards May 2019 via December 2018, the election festival blossoms with the ever intensifying endeavors of the participants. Indians would be overwhelmed by their creative work, catchy one liners, colorful posters and sensational speeches. Mr. Gandhi has already started showcasing his old and ageing ship in a different light. During the … Continue reading What lies beneath the Mask?

Rafale Deal sums up India’s journey from “Marut” to “Tejas”

Rafale Deal sums up India’s journey from “Marut” to “Tejas”

Finally, after four years Indian National Congress highlighted something which is above caste-religion-vote-bank politics. I am indebted to them for their concern about Rafale deal. India produces approximately 1.5 million engineers every year, hypothetically if all of them form a separate country, that hypothetical country will  have a population greater than 82 countries of the … Continue reading Rafale Deal sums up India’s journey from “Marut” to “Tejas”

A Right to Unemployment

A Right to Unemployment

A week ago I came across a German law regarding the education of a child. It turns out education is compulsory for every child. There are stern consequences if a child does not attend school. Homeschooling is illegal in Germany. 100% attendance is required, barring exceptions like illness or funerals etc. If parents do not … Continue reading A Right to Unemployment

When or How does a child become “caste-literate”?

When or How does a child become “caste-literate”?

Society today is an outcome of a child's learning born two decades ago. Common things most of the children learnt then, subsequently became a practice today and may become a cult or tradition in the future. If you identify a flaw with any "group of people" today and sincerely want to rectify it, you should … Continue reading When or How does a child become “caste-literate”?

SC’s (L-G vs AAP) verdict: An inevitable, silent but deadly storm approaching Delhi

For a long time, the Delhi Government has been claiming that the Lieutenant Governor is not letting them work and creating problems. With the Supreme Court's order things seem to be pacified between the two. The Delhi Government also came up with  an Outcome Report of the Office of Hon'ble Lieutenant Governor. The report roughly has … Continue reading SC’s (L-G vs AAP) verdict: An inevitable, silent but deadly storm approaching Delhi