Monthly Archives: December 2007

Wishing you a prosperous 2008

Wishing you and all your family members all the very best and a prosperous 2008 Wishing you and all your family members all the very best and a prosperous 2008 Wishing you and all your family members all the very … Continue reading

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Indian Muslim’s dilemma

Indian Muslim’s dilemma   Ather Farouqui      Following cataclysmic events such as 9/11 and the Iraq invasion that followed, the questions facing Muslims globally face Muslims in India as well. Of course, some of these questions are justified. They are relevant … Continue reading

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Religious Riots : Underlying Causes

Hindus should ask why people convert           The outbreak of communal violence in Orissa has disturbing implications. The state, with a 22 per cent tribal population, has been largely peaceful since the gruesome murder of Graham Staines, a Christian missionary, and … Continue reading

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Religious Riots: Orissa

     Violence in the name of religion  can have  no place in this country. India cannot and should not turn into a Nazi Germany, Pakistan or Arabistan.     Religious riots must be controlled with utmost severity. Reasons for the riots must … Continue reading

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India in Danger: Pak Nuclear Arsenal and Terrorists

Pakistan is caught in a downward spiral of terrorism and violence.      Worse, it has no worthwhile institution that inspires confidence. Its Legislatures are but empty wind bags, its political parties are in complete disarray. The judiciary which was trying … Continue reading

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NRIs: Two shot dead in Richmond California

     TWO SIKH brothers from Patiala's Model Town were shot dead in their restaurant in Richmond, California, on Thursday but the motive was not immediately clear.       Their family and the Sikh community in Richmond suspect that Ravinder Kalsi (40) … Continue reading

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Rotary: Poster Painting: Participation

Rotary South West Delhi held a Poster Painting competetion on 25 Dec. Over 600 chidren took part in the competetion. Special thanks are due to Mr Pankaj Agarwal, Mr Watwani, Mr Subhash Dewan for inviting our under privilaged children. Thanks to Rahul … Continue reading

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Benazir Bhutto : Comments : A balanced view

Was she a credible hope for Pakistan?      BENAZIR Bhutto’s killing will send shockwaves in political circles in India. She was a frequent visitor here in recent years and had a clutch of friends and admirers in our country. As … Continue reading

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Pakistan : Protests over Bhutto’s Killing

      Conditions  are deteriorating in Pakistan. A wave of violence is bound to be unleashed in the next couple of days, The security forces will need to be on the hihest alert.    Leaders civil and military must retain composure for … Continue reading

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Bhutto: Aftermath

The aftermath of Benazir’s assassination will reverberate for a long time. It will affect not only Pakistan but also its relations with other countries, notably the USA. The US will allow President Musharraf some time and gauge if he can ride … Continue reading

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