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Snake-charmers, saints and science

I wonder what comes to mind with those three words.

India, though dubbed the land of snake charmers, seems now more ‘the land of mouse charmers’ as put by current PM candidate Mr. 831 more words

Identity

Partition of India: The Horror It Was

THE PARTITION OF INDIA 1947

COURTESY: LIFE MAGAZINE

Last night I was up till midnight watching Deepa Mehta’s 1947: Earth,  a moving and poignant film on the most gruesome event recorded in human history- … 1,211 more words

Creation Of Pakistan

बापू देख रहे हो ना...

बापू देख रहे हो ना, आपके देश में इमानदारी का मखौल आपकी युवा पीढ़ी ही बना रही है.
भगत सिंह देखो आप ने किन लोगों के लिए जान दी, ये युवा जो सिर्फ आपकी तस्वीर और नाम से ही खुश है, विचार कहाँ से लाएंगे.

My Nation

24 Akbar Road - Excerpts

 

From Indira to Sonia, successive Congress Presidents have kept increasing the number of rooms at 24 Akbar Road, None of them has bothered to increase the number of toilets so that there are adequate facilities for the occupants and the numerous daily visitors. 154 more words

Bharat Nirman

Father of Modern India: Raja Ram Mohan Roy

Hinduism is the major religion of India with 80.5% identifying themselves as Hindu. Although it enjoys huge popularity, Hinduism’s history has some disturbing practices like the caste system and sati practice. 372 more words

Education