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The Boat People

Once a friend asked me “What’s the difference between pizza and minorities?” The answer, to which I couldn’t notch on was “Pizza has value.” Here I’m writing about one such minority who’s lost their value on the hands of government and are facing a major humanitarian crisis. 972 more words

International Issues

Book Review: 'Kashmir : A case for freedom'

A year and half back I wrote my first blogpost about Kashmir, where I dealt in brief with the chequered history of Kashmir, the cause of anguish among the common populace and possible solutions.  1,290 more words

H1B Visa issue

H1B Visa has been a source of tension for India for decades.

Why H1B Visa has been in news?

With the rise in wave for protectionism and building political pressure, “Buy American, Hire American” rhetoric has resulted in many proposed regulations to tighten the qualifying conditions for H1B visa. 244 more words

General

Divided

Photograph: Herika Martinez

There is division enough

in our lives

The fences we construct

between us, 32 more words

Australia

NORTH KOREA’S ICBM AND HYDROGEN BOMB ARE US INTELLIGENCE BLUNDERS

“….their inability to foresee the North’s rapid strides over the past several months now ranks among America’s most significant failures,” that is how a New York Times report sums up the feeling. 789 more words

POLITICS

BBC News: The photographer telling women's sexual harassment stories

I saw this on the BBC and thought you should see it. The photographer is focusing on harassment on public transportation. Happens too often. Check out her short video and the interviews with victims. 15 more words

International Issues