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How Sri Krishna Winds Up Sojourn On Earth

The concluding portions of Srimad Bhagavatham chronicles Sri Krishna’s plans to wind-up his sojourn on Earth to re-establish Dharma. Anxious to wind-up his clan and return to where He belonged, He sets up his own son Samba (with his meddling … Continue reading

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Does Raghuram Rajan live in a Cuckoo World?

I read the news “Rajan has bad news for savers: Deposit rates set to fall” What Rajan says makes a lot of sense, in ‘economic theory’. I doubt if even his father, a retired bureaucrat, would give him pass marks. … Continue reading

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About returning awards…

I have always been against these awards being given by the Government. I know many are bought for money, or other favours. A Sachin Tendulkar getting Bharat Ratna while a Tarun Das who put Indian Industry on the World Map … Continue reading

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Unless The Bihari Changes, Bihar Cannot Change – Bihar Doomed….?

I learnt in my Economics, sixty-five years ago “one can lead a horse to the water, thousands cannot make it drink”. This applies to Bihar very aptly. Unless and until, the Biharis themselves resolved to go only for a development … Continue reading

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Is Punjab a ‘country within a country’ ?

Has Punjab always been a ‘country with a country’?  My take … Ranjit Singh , a one-time king – he lived only in his harem – never ruled, yet he was king.   It is no different now.   All laws of India apply there, but … Continue reading

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Do some in 200 million Muslims of India prefer to live in the ‘black-age’ ?

The charging bull is to be held by the horns, precisely what India did to a ‘dirty scoundrel and terrorist’ Yakub Memon. How else can we survive in our own country.   The earlier the Muslims learnt to co-exist with the … Continue reading

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No, Dr Shashi Tharoor – Britain Does NOT Owe Reparations

I disagree with Dr. Shashi Tharoor. While it is true that the British were highly purposeful, motivated and even selfish, their methodology in India sustains to this day, in many walks of life.   Positively too, the British-rule of 200 … Continue reading

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