Archive for November, 2015

MANU SAADIA is fearful now that terrorists hit the heart of Paris’ young progressive core

Nov 15, 2015 No Comments

Tonight, the golden triangle of Parisian youth culture is covered in blood. We do not yet know the full extent of the terrorist attacks in Paris that started Friday night, or even how many attacks there were. But we do know that the coordination and the scale of the attacks is unprecedented, at least for [...]

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MARKANDEY KATJU delves into fascinating history to show Tipu saved temples from Maratha marauders

Nov 14, 2015 No Comments

What is the truth about Tipu Sultan ? Was he secular or communal ? Before we consider this question we must know some facts. The initial Muslim invaders who came into India no doubt broke a lot of Hindu temples, like for instance, Mahmood Ghazni who broke the Somnath temple. However, their descendants ( e.g.Akbar, [...]

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British protest group AWAAZ puts to rest the controversy about anti-MODI projection on WESTMINISTER

Nov 14, 2015 No Comments

Awaaz released a statement explaining its decision. Here is the text. “Exactly three days ago, on Sunday 8 November at 9 pm, we projected an image onto the Palace of Westminster. The image was of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi wielding a sword. It also suggested how religious symbols revered by many Hindus, such as [...]

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BJP won only in 10 constituencies out of the 26 rallies Modi addressed in Bihar

Nov 14, 2015 No Comments

BJP candidates were defeated in most of the Assembly seats in Bihar where Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed election rallies. But the Congress won all the four seats where its president Sonia Gandhi addressed rallies. It also won a majority of the seats where its vice-president Rahul Gandhi spoke at election meetings. Modi was the [...]

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Author NEIL GAIMAN tells you a few tricks

Nov 14, 2015 No Comments

joseph-the-mop asked Neil: I have been trying to write for a while now. I have all these amazing ideas, but its (sic) really hard getting my thoughts onto paper. Thus, my ideas never really come to fruition. Do you have any advice? This is the answer from neil-gaiman: Write the ideas down. If they are going [...]

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