Dilemma of Choosing between Privacy and Security

We are unsafe. That is what our governments try to convince us while intruding into our privacy. We, the habitual victims, are much scrutinized...

Indian Land Act: Pull the Other one, It’s Got Bells on...

Anna Hazare is back again in Delhi. Earlier, it was their movement against corruption; and now it is against the new amended Land Bill...

The Aam Broom Swept the Streets of Delhi

'A leader looked unstoppable, an organiser looked undefeatable - just a few days back. A party looked ahead of years of monopoly in the...

In Conflict with Ourselves – in the Kingdom of Intolerance

The US president Barack Obama speaks of the growing incidents of religious intolerance in India. He has done it in India during his recent...

Beyond Socialist and Secular Appellations – Let’s Change Yaar!

In India, we crossed a milestone on January 26, as a sovereign democratic republic, or more appropriately, as a sovereign socialist secular democratic republic....

Demolishing Satire through Violence – A Futile Attempt

January 7. A few cowards barged into the office of the Charlie Hebdo, a satirical weekly magazine in Paris, and threatened the entire world...

New Adventure of Indian Science – A Foray into History and...

"I have read every word of the Vedas, the Upanishads, ancient epics and other Aryan literature." These words are not mine. These are written by...

2014: It’s Comedy, through the Whole Year

A year passed by seeing frolics that played in all its grandeur. The year 2014 started at a juncture when world looked beyond conventional...

Conversion Is Not Bad, Coercion Is.

Recently, a group of self-proclaimed leaders of Hinduism claimed to have converted a few poor Muslim families. It was not very far from New...

2014 Peshawar School Attack: A Barbaric Act by Lunatic Butchers

Killing children does not make anybody brave; so those were coward terrorists who did the gruesome mass murders at the Army Public School in...

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