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no confidence motion

How opposition parties made a mess of themselves – A look back at No-confidence...

This is what happens when people turn over-ambitious. When a wild thought of no-confidence motion against the stable NDA government started doing rounds, almost...

Gold smuggling continues – Who to blame?

Based on information from Indigo security staff, Customs officials recovered two cut pieces of gold bars weighing a kilogramme worth Rs 24.68 lakh from...
cambridge analytica

Who cheated? Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, or the Politicians?

After Christopher Wylie made sensational revelations on how political parties in different countries engaged Cambridge Analytica for winning votes and how the company harvested data...

Stop that arrogance by all means! Let India progress

There are reasons I am making an exception today to my preferred policy of not giving opinions on political parties. What we saw during...
raga minimum income guarantee

Minimum Income Guarantee – Political masterstroke or Historic blunder?

In a historic move, the Congress president Rahul Gandhi has promised what he called a minimum income guarantee for every poor person in India,...
cow sale for slaughter banned

Congratulations India! Government imposes nationwide ban on sale of cows for slaughter

This, indeed, is a welcome news for a civilized country like India.  Continuing with its 3-year old tradition of fulfilling reasonable public expectations, the...

Jet Airways, IndiGo Follow Suit – Announce Discount Offers

Fare war in Indian skies has gone intense with airlines frequently introducing new offers. Following budget-carrier SpiceJet's 'cheaper than train fare' sale on Wednesday,...

Inflation at 5-year low. 1.77% in Oct

PTI | Nov 14, 2014, 12.45PM IST NEW DELHI: Continuing decline in food prices, including vegetables, pulled wholesale price inflation to a five-year low of...
vijay mallya karma returns

Vijay Mallya crumbles, but can he be trusted?

Finally the known economic offender of India, Vijay Mallya, who always put up an arrogant face in front of Indian authorities and remained in...
animal slaughter and law of karma

Animal slaughter as livelihood? Unheard of in a civilized society

Following the recent nationwide ban on the sale of animals for slaughter, Indian government is facing protests in a few states where animal slaughter...

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Knowing more about Sri Navadvipa Mandal Parikrama

It all started with Lord Nityananda Himself taking His dear devotee, Jiva Gosvami, on a tour to this mystical and most merciful land of Sri Chaitanya...

Swine Flu – Ayurvedic viewpoint and cure

As the news updates on swine flu continue to make headlines in India, it is important that people also know how swine flu is...
forget the past pain, not the lesson

Forget the past, forget the pain, but never the lessons – A practical guide

It is said forget the pain but never the lessons you gain. It sounds like a great idea to forget the past and move...
Modi on GST rollout

GST – Ending endless confusion and deep-rooted corruption?

Finally India has done it. Enough, or more than enough, has been said and done to implement and to obstruct GST rollout in India...
milky way galaxy

Scientists puzzled – Milky Way is different from what they previously thought

There are numerous theories presented by modern scientists on what exactly the Milky Way galaxy is, how it behaves and how its behavior can...