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'They have blood on their hands': Ex-DU student slams University for mass failure in Sociology exam

Feb 12, 2016

'They have blood on their hands': Ex-DU student slams University for mass failure in Sociology exam

Apaar Sharma, a former student of the Shivaji College in Delhi University has written an open letter over the mass failure in Sociology exam in DU. #facebook #India #Delhi #CriticalPoint #Education #Delhi High Court #Sociology #DU #Former Delhi University student #Shivaji College #mass failure #Apaar Sharma
#PachauriHatao: Why TERI refuses to sack its executive vice chairman and why it's important it does

Feb 12, 2016

#PachauriHatao: Why TERI refuses to sack its executive vice chairman and why it's important it does

Pachauri is in a tight spot and solely banking on support from the institute and its handpicked governing council. Given the seriousness of the charges, it would be better for TERI if it ends its long association with Pachauri right away. #World Bank #CriticalPoint #UN #Sexual harassment #RK pachauri #TERI #The Energy And Resources Institute
Homage of contrition: How the samosa peddler of St Stephens lived his last three years

Feb 12, 2016

Homage of contrition: How the samosa peddler of St Stephens lived his last three years

The legion of Rohtas lovers deserve to be told how this rich samosa peddler spent his days and nights in the last three years of his curtailed life #Delhi #Valson Thampu #St Stephens #Ram Guha #Critical Point #Rohtas #Laal Sitara
Between a rock and a hard place: Can't let go of Siachen, but deaths cry out to India, Pakistan to negotiate

Feb 12, 2016

Between a rock and a hard place: Can't let go of Siachen, but deaths cry out to India, Pakistan to negotiate

The horrifying death of ten soldiers in an avalanche on the Siachen glacier has sharpened focus on the Herculean task of holding the place. #India #Pakistan #CriticalPoint #Siachen #India-Pakistan Relation #International Borders #Lance Naik Koppad #strategic partnerships
Headley deposition: Why it's time the Cong, ex-CBI chief Ranjit Sinha came clean on Ishrat Jahan

Feb 11, 2016

Headley deposition: Why it's time the Cong, ex-CBI chief Ranjit Sinha came clean on Ishrat Jahan

Soon after Ishrat Jehan was killed in an encounter on June 15, 2004, a Lashkar-e-Taiba mouthpiece declared her a martyr. #Lashkar-e-Taiba #David Headley #CriticalPoint #Ranjit Sinha #Ishrat Jehan #Amjad Ali Rana
David Headley identifies Ishrat Jahan as LeT operative: What next for the case that sent Amit Shah to jail?

Feb 11, 2016

David Headley identifies Ishrat Jahan as LeT operative: What next for the case that sent Amit Shah to jail?

As the Mumbai trial court hears 26/11 accused David Coleman Headley’s testimony over video, all eyes will probably look towards Delhi and the political fallout that it could have #Lashkar-e-Taiba #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #Inter-Services Intelligence #CriticalPoint #Ishrat Jahan Case #26 November attacks
Guess who's after the Hindu vote in Kerala? (Hint: It's not BJP)

Feb 10, 2016

Guess who's after the Hindu vote in Kerala? (Hint: It's not BJP)

A man called Vellapally Natesan, with blessings from the BJP, has been trying to make Kerala less of a mad house by welding together the many Hindu castes #BJP #Kerala #LDF #CriticalPoint #RSS #CPM #Oomen Chandy #Assembly Elections #Ezhava #Vellapally Natesan #Kummanam Rajasekharan
Taiwan can take lessons from Japan on using technology to ensure buildings survive earthquakes

Feb 08, 2016

Taiwan can take lessons from Japan on using technology to ensure buildings survive earthquakes

Shocking images of a Taiwan apartment complex felled like a tree by an earthquake highlight what is needed to build a structure that can withstand seismic shocks. #Tokyo #Japan #CriticalPoint #earthquake #Taiwan #1995 Kobe earthquake #Mori Tower #Japan Society of Seismic Isolation #Tokyo Skytree #Horyuji Buddhist temple complex