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I'm an artist, a celeb, a nationalist and a flag-waver, I seek alms, I seek charity

Feb 06, 2016

I'm an artist, a celeb, a nationalist and a flag-waver, I seek alms, I seek charity

Frankly, the idea of serving the country through art is completely bogus. What is so special about the profession of the celebrities — especially artists and players — that entitles them to call themselves patriots ? #Amitabh Bachchan #Sachin Tendulkar #InMyOpinion #Angelina Jolie #Mohammed Rafi #Hema Malini #Sunil Dutt #Barabanki #land allotment #Anupam Kher #Kashmiri Pandits #Mala Sinha #Nargis #Suresh Wadkar
Why so serious? DGCA needs to loosen up over the Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways 'concert'

Feb 06, 2016

Why so serious? DGCA needs to loosen up over the Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways 'concert'

Sometimes, our regulators take themselves too seriously. They need to lighten up. Jet Airways suspending its cabin crew after they allowed Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam take over the aircraft cabin PA system is a case in point. #Jet Airways #InMyOpinion #DGCA #Sonu Nigam #Shareworthy #Civil aviation requirement #MA Deviah
It's business, not personal: Why Snapdeal's non-renewal of Aamir Khan's contract as brand ambassador makes sense

Feb 06, 2016

It's business, not personal: Why Snapdeal's non-renewal of Aamir Khan's contract as brand ambassador makes sense

Snapdeal, who had distanced itself from actor Aamir Khan after his statement on intolerance, has decided not to renew the contract with the Bollywood actors, reports said. #Aamir Khan #Donald Trump #ConnectTheDots #InMyOpinion #Lance Armstrong #Michael Phelps #Amazon #Flipkart #Nike #Snapdeal #Brand Equity
Tanzanian woman assaulted: Contempt for Africans has always been part of our narrow mindset

Feb 06, 2016

Tanzanian woman assaulted: Contempt for Africans has always been part of our narrow mindset

No campus erupted in shrill protest against the mob that stripped a Tanzanian student in Bengaluru and paraded her... Because she is black #Shah Rukh Khan #InMyOpinion #Bengaluru #Racism #Tanzanian woman #Africans in India #Sadananada Gowda
South Asian Games: Is it fair on shuttlers to be made scapegoats in game of politics?

Feb 06, 2016

South Asian Games: Is it fair on shuttlers to be made scapegoats in game of politics?

Many of our top badminton players including Saina Nehwal have expressed their reluctance to represent India in the SAG to be held between 5 to 10 February in Guwahati and Shillong. #Sports #Badminton #Saina Nehwal #InMyOpinion #Badminton Association of India #Saina #BAI #SportsTracker #PV Sindhu #P Kashyap #South Asian Games #Rio Olympics #SAG
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, sixth man to walk on moon, dies at 86 | Reuters

Feb 06, 2016

Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, sixth man to walk on moon, dies at 86 | Reuters

Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon as module pilot on the record-setting Apollo 14 mission in 1971, has died at the age of 86, the U.S. #facebook #Business #Videos #Reuters #Personal finance #Thomson Reuters #opinion
Two dead in 17-story collapsed building in Taiwan - city mayor | Reuters

Feb 06, 2016

Two dead in 17-story collapsed building in Taiwan - city mayor | Reuters

TAIPEI At least two people are dead after a 17-story building collapsed in the southern city of Tainan, city mayor William Lai said, the first deaths to be reported after a 6.4-magnitude quake shook the island early on Saturday. Lai, who was speaking at the disaster site on live TV, said that the building complex housed 221 residents and that 31 people had been sent to the hospital #India #Business #Middle East #science #opinion
Pentagon releases photos tied to Afghan, Iraq detainee abuse | Reuters

Feb 06, 2016

Pentagon releases photos tied to Afghan, Iraq detainee abuse | Reuters

WASHINGTON The Pentagon on Friday released 198 photographs linked to allegations of abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, many of them showing close-ups of cuts and bruises to arms and legs of prisoners held in U.S. facilities. The Pentagon said the photos came from criminal investigations into 56 allegations of misconduct by U.S. #India #Technology #Russia #Latin America #Iraq #opinion #article
Kerry says in talks on Syria ceasefire, will know in days if possible | Reuters

Feb 06, 2016

Kerry says in talks on Syria ceasefire, will know in days if possible | Reuters

WASHINGTON Talks are under way about a ceasefire and humanitarian access for civilians in the five-year-old Syrian civil war and it will be clear within days whether that is possible, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday. #Syria #Middle East #Europe #Latin America #crisis #opinion #article