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Oct 10, 2014
Dr. Subramanian Swamy, burning books won't fix problems with our history textsWhen Dr. Subramanian Swamy says books by Nehruvian historians should be burned he forgets that burning and banning books can never be the answer. You have to attack not people but their intellectual claims and you do that by argument and scholarship not a matchstick.
Feb 25, 2013
Dear Railway Minister, I don’t want to die on a Mumbai localThe city is fortunate in many ways. So many things could go worse, but they haven’t. Here's a letter to the Railway Minister from a Mumbaikar.
Feb 05, 2013
UNHRC resolution on SL: Why India should finally stand upThe US resolution will be yet another opportunity for India to call Sri Lanka’s bluff and take action on its blatant dismissal of the demands of human rights groups and international community.
Aug 15, 2012
Anger against the pandemic of corruption is legitimate: PranabPresident Pranab Mukherjee hopes to see a medals' spring in the next Olympics in 2016.
Jul 18, 2012
In video: Happy 94th birthday, Nelson MandelaA series of videos highlighting the magnitude of who Nelson Mandela was, and how the various milestones in his life as well were also milestones in modern history
Jul 18, 2012
If Obama has his way, $1bn for science, math teachers in USThe Obama administration unveiled plans Wednesday to create an elite corps of master teachers, a $1 billion (€810 million) effort to boost US students' achievement in science, technology, engineering and math.
Apr 02, 2012
Shame: Why won't Mumbai support World Autism Day?Over 300 iconic landmarks around the world will be bathed in blue light, to show support for 'Light It Up Blue', a worldwide initiative to help raise awareness about autism. Mumbai has refused to follow suit.
Feb 17, 2012
Supreme Court takes on sex, sex and more sexThe Supreme Court is wading into some unnatural waters. They are talking about sex. Gay sex. Animal sex. Sex by imitating an orifice. The hearings on Sec 377 are getting quite graphic as the court ponders what is the 'order of nature' in 2012.
Feb 13, 2012
No gay jokes at the office: The next frontier in political correctness?A new survey says 80 percent of gay employees have encountered anti-gay jibes at work. So what's the fine line between a gay joke and harassment? Anyway isn't being gay your private business? Why bring it to work at all?
Nov 28, 2011
Hopeful, excited Egyptians vote for democracyA voter, a middle-aged man, said this was the first time that he felt there was any positive outcome of the revolution that toppled Mubarak after a 30-year rule.