Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Critics court

Constructive criticisms and clarifications. Readers can judge. No offense.

Mark Zuckerberg’s free Internet in remote areas – A Boon or Curse?

As Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, continues his relentless campaign for internet.org, a free but limited internet service across the world, those who have seen...

Why did Mahatma Gandhi advise not to do Sraddha for Netaji?

Will this question be answered when, hidden in government and police lockers for years, 64 classified files with over 12,000 pages on Netaji Subhash...
cow is not just another cattle

Pressing need for cattle conservation in modern India

Modern day India empathizes with the utter dismal and pathetic conditions of cattle, especially cow, calves and bulls. The ancient Indian culture that was...

Exposed – “Moon rock” gifted to Holland by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin is...

This had to happen. "It's a nondescript, pretty-much-worthless stone," Telegraph quoted Frank Beunk, a geologist involved in the investigation. And you can rest assured,...
election 2019

Election 2019 is the toughest ever challenge to Indian voters

The Republic of India is going to general elections in a few days, from 11th April to 19th May. Who will occupy the 543...

What is Net neutrality and why to support it

You might have noticed that the term Net neutrality is lately occupying headlines. Guessing the meaning of Net neutrality is not a difficult thing...

Brexit – Beaten Britain or Fall of Europe?

Out of curiosity, today I Googled "Brexit" and found a whooping ~14,40,00,000 results in 0.43 seconds. Compared to that, the word "economy" returned about...

Here they go again- Ghost of Big Bang haunts scientists

Last time they tried it and thought they made it. Then came controversies and debates. Some scientists said they got what they were looking...

Who allowed wholesale killing of Australia’s iconic animals, Kangaroos?

I thought Australian government was thoughtful, but their recent claim that killing some 2000 kangaroos, out of about 60 millions in the country, will...

After 70 years of Hiroshima bombing did we learn anything?

As I read through the headlines as to how the world remembers the infamous Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombing by the U.S., with all sympathy...

READERS' PICK

Increasing importance to Sanskrit language will help humanity

HRD Ministry sets up exclusive panel on Sanskrit promotion The human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has constituted a 13-member expert committee exclusively on Sanskrit in...

India’s growth closely connected to a nationwide ban on cow slaughter

History shows that violence is a necessary element of good governance, but only as a last resort. Unfortunately, in the absence of righteous kings...

Self-development: Eliminating common barriers

In the world that we live in, the might seems to be always right. While the law of karma and the supreme will of...

Remembering the forgotten Folk freedom fighters

We often hear of folk songs and folk dance. We also talk about folk festivals and folk culture. What we don't usually hear of...
News agencies in India

Anti-Modi news agencies and what they need to learn

Chanakya Pandit says that out of the two- a snake and an envious person- the envious person is more dangerous than the snake because...