The brutal murder of Drummer Lee Rigby Drummer Rigby, 25, of the 2nd Battalion the Royal Regiment in London was sickening and unforgivable.
Let it be known that if Twenty20 cricket, the Indian Premier league, and all its derivatives miraculously vanished I will shed no tears. As a lover of test cricket, I share the sentiments of the late William Rees Mogg, former editor of the Times, who once opined that “…Twenty-20 is a decadent, dumbed-down, third-rate formula for sub-prime cricket”. Mogg claimed that he found the format less exciting than baseball. The comparison of cricket to baseball is never done for the benefit of baseball.
Boston is breathing a sigh of relief after the capture of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Marathon bombings. The two Tsarnaev brothers involved were identified as ethnic Chechens from southern Russia.
While both the electronic and print media in India are free enough to report truth and comment on the facts in reported incidents and relevant stories, are they free enough to comment on matters related to behavior of members of a state legislature?
Pope Benedict-XVI, head of Catholic Church will bid adieu and who will take his place has become a matter of debate in the Catholic Church. His sudden resignation has surprised the whole Catholic world.
Corruption in India is indeed a major issue which does affects India's economy. It is dragging the whole country down. The more the corruption, the slower the economic growth.
Who doesn’t love his country? Who doesn’t love his soil? Just think of how tough it would be even thinking of self exile. When it comes to reality it’s painstaking. We can feel the bleeding emotions for those who were forced to self exile for whatever reason being good or bad.
Recent controversy on refusal of Padma Bhushan from renowned southern playback singer S. Janaki has opened up a new debate. Should these renowned people from different fields decide themselves what award they deserve? Haven’t they insulted all by declining it?
Politicians can go to any low when it comes to vote bank. The recent shameful example is Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh.
It's very cushy to take goody-goody path for celebrities to address about social evils but the reality inside is excavated. Recent order of the Supreme Court to Amitabh Bachchan to pay Rs. 1.66 crores which he owes to IT Department for KBC unearths the reality.
The political climate is looming around and the seasonal politicians are at best to garner their ambitions. People flock in huge numbers to listen the crap by these politicians. We use to listen from our ancestors that it was privilege to listen to greats like Lal Bahadur Shastri, M K Gandhi et al.They delivered speeches which influenced people a lot.
People gather together talking Delhi’s girl tragedy,
They will mourn for few days, weeks or months,
Indian parents and their children need healthy education and open communication on the delicate subject of sexuality to surmount the psychological problems induced later in adult life, which is currently being ignored by the media.