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Foreign policy hawks howl in protest over India's pro-Gaza UNHRC vote

Jul 24, 2014

Foreign policy hawks howl in protest over India's pro-Gaza UNHRC vote

One of the biggest reasons why India cannot back Palestine in the Gaza conflict is our natural disdain for Hamas, an offshoot of the Muslim Brotherhood #World #US #Hamas #Israel #UN #Benjamin Netanyahu #Mahmoud Abbas #Palestine #IDF #Swapan Dasgupta #Gaza #John Kerry #air strikes #Israeli military #ground operation #GazaLive
Israeli towns close to Gaza adjust to life as army bases

Jul 24, 2014

Israeli towns close to Gaza adjust to life as army bases

Those left behind say they are long inured to near-daily salvos of rocket fire from Gaza but newly discovered tunnels that have been dug by Islamic militants nearby have them spooked. #World #US #Hamas #Israel #UN #Benjamin Netanyahu #Mahmoud Abbas #Palestine #IDF #Gaza #John Kerry #air strikes #Israeli military #ground operation
Gaza Ban Ki-moon alarmed over reports of rockets found in UN school

Jul 24, 2014

Gaza Ban Ki-moon alarmed over reports of rockets found in UN school

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his outrage over rockets found in a UN-administered school in Gaza. #United Nations #NewsTracker #UN #Ban Ki-moon #Gaza #school #Rockets #UN secretary general #Israel-Gaza #Israel strikes
National shame Why is India still abandoning her daughters?

Jul 24, 2014

National shame Why is India still abandoning her daughters?

A study shows that the sex ratio in the country has deteriorated from from 976 girls to 1000 boys in 1961, to 927 girls in 2001; and to 918 girls in 2011, when biologically girl children are more likely to survive than boys and the country has made constant strides in other spheres of development. #Sex Ratio #Rajasthan #India #Gujarat #United Nations #Punjab #Delhi #ConnectTheDots #BRICs #UN #Himachal Pradesh #Madhya Pradesh #Haryana #Maharashtra #girl children #Chandigarh (UT) Uttar Pradesh

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AAP has a single agenda and will not last

Jan 14, 2014

AAP has a single agenda and will not last

While one can expect AAP supporters to sing praises of the party in question and claim that they will sweep India, it is yet to be seen if they can even govern Delhi effectively. #Delhi #UN #LetterstoFP #Lok Sabha elections #AAP

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No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Jul 24, 2014

Rockets found at Gaza school missing, UN says

The U.N. secretary-general on Wednesday said he was "alarmed" to hear that rockets were placed in a U.N.-run school in Gaza and now "have gone missing," and he demanded a full review of such incidents...
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Jul 23, 2014

5 Things 'Losers' Never Do

No one goes into an endeavor planning to lose. No one wonders, “How can I be just marginal?”  No one wants their work, their effort, or their ability to go un-noticed...
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Jul 23, 2014

UN says three-fourths of Gaza dead are civilians; Israel says Hamas fires from homes, schools

Shopkeepers say they were sitting outside their shuttered businesses Wednesday, catching a break from being cooped up during wartime, when an Israeli missile struck a nearby mosque, killing a truck driver and wounding 45 people... #Israel #Hamas