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Islam and Peace:Muslims must speak in one voice against extremism

An article courtesy  TOI, of  17 March. It is very very rare to see such frank opinions on extremists, root cause for extremism, especially when linked to a religion with more than its share of violence and man made tragedies. … Continue reading

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Mohan Kedkar: Mumbaikars express gratitude for selfless service

Help for Bandra braveheart’s kin TIMES NEWS NETWORK Mumbai: “He was always a quiet boy. He was always the first one to rush and help people,’’ said 55-year-old Pandurang Redkar about his 20-year-old son Mohan who died while saving a … Continue reading

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Tibet: Under Chinese Heels

             How can a few thousand simple unarmed God fearing souls withstand  a fully armed Imperialist China?               Imperial China throughout its history has always swamped conquered territory with Han Chinese till they formed the majority. They ensured … Continue reading

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I stand by Bhutia and Aamir; shame to the CPM

While Bhutia refused to carry the Olympic torch in his support for Tibet and HH Dalai Lama, Aamir is carrying the same ‘…with a prayer for the Tibetans and their struggle’. I relate to both of these men, and their … Continue reading

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The sacrfice of Tibet: Extraordinary delusions and temporary insanity

The sacrifice of Tibet: Extraordinary delusions and temporary insanity Rajeev Srinivasan :: http://www.rediff.com/news/2008/mar/25rajeev.htm —————————————- March 25, 2008 On November 18 every year, I silently salute the brave souls of C Company, 13th Kumaon Regiment, who in 1962 died practically to … Continue reading

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Why is the Indian Govt afraid to open files on Netaji ?

Why is the Indian Govt afraid to open files on Netaji ?        It is an intriguing fact that the governmeny of India has never been forthcoming in relation to the last days of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.              Sixty … Continue reading

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Hindu traders Kidnapped in Pakistan

Press Trust of India Thursday, January 31, 2008 ()      Hindus in two districts of Pakistan’s Balochistan province on Wednesday warned that the minority community would boycott the upcoming general election if authorities fail to trace three kidnapped Hindu traders … Continue reading

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NRIs; Kenya violence targets Gujaratis

Kenya violence targets Gujaratis 2 Jan 2008, 0000 hrs IST , Sachin Sharma & Darshana Chaturvedi , TNN VADODARA: Ever since post-election riots broke out in Kenya, the Gujarati diaspora there has been living in fear. Although no lives have … 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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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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