Category Archives: media

A good country for rapists

That, at the very least, is what the world appears to think of India at present. I can hardly blame them. It is a feeling that many Indians are themselves gripped with. The statements coming from the very highest levels … Continue reading

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Delhi Police 101

The Delhi Police Department is probably one of the most corrupt, venal and ineffective police departments anywhere in India, or for that matter in the world. The inconsiderate behavior, thug tactics and plain out criminal collusion of members of Delhi … Continue reading

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Dropping bombs in the name of “peace”

In Pakistan, Drones Kill Our Innocent Allies – NYTimes.com. Summary of events: Journalist meets with group of tribals wishing to publicize the terror of CIA drone strikes. Some days later member’s of said tribal-group’s are killed in CIA drone strike. … Continue reading

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Can’t touch this

On what pretext do these people wish to start a war? That Iran is developing nuclear weapons. So? What is wrong with that? Any sovereign nation has the right to provide for its defense needs in any way it sees … Continue reading

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For India, M. F. Husain died many years ago

It is ironic that Congress party members such as Ms. Ambika Soni are now saying about the late artist that: He was always an Indian. Coming from a member of the ruling party, that failed to lift a finger to … Continue reading

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Macaulay’s children

Thomas Babington Macaulay, a British Lord or something of that nature, in the mid 19th century had this to say on the question of the British educational effort in occupied India: It is impossible for us, with our limited means, … Continue reading

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Ramdev’s agitation against black money forcefully broken up in midnight raid

In the morning hours of June 4 and June 5, 2011, a large contingent of the Delhi Police accompanied by an unspecified number of paramilitary personnel from the Rapid Action Force (RAF) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), broke … Continue reading

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