Tag Archives: India

A Blog In Response To Mr. L K Advani’s Blog.

Mr. L K Advani is a highly respected politician, unfortunately now in the opposition benches of our parliament. He has access to the media and his observations receive wide coverage in all forms of our media. Despite such popularity with … Continue reading

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Modern Vs Western Values.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where Anu, Ashok, Conrad, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Magpie11, Padmum and I write on the same topic. Please do visit the linked blogs to get nine different flavours of the same topic. Today’s topic … Continue reading

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Medical Care In India.

My friend Susan is a warm hearted and gentle person. She has somehow endeared herself to my family. Recently, Ranjan had attended a barbecue party at her residence where her colleagues asked her how she knew Ranjan to which she … Continue reading

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Conspiracy Theories.

Welcome to the Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where Anu, Ashok, Conrad, Delirious,gaelikaa, Grannymar, Padmum and I write on the same topic. Please do visit the linked blogs to get five different flavours of the same topic. Today’s topic has been … Continue reading

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Hero From India.

“On a planet of seven billion people – the population we will reach in 2011 – who is the most typical human? According to statistics: a 28 year old Han Chinese male. The largest ethnic group is Han, and, with … Continue reading

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India’s New Emblem.

This is our current emblem, The Ashoka Pillar. I am blessed with a delightful nephew who suggests that we replace it with this one. His logic is impeccable. “.changing our emblem from The Ashoka Pillar to a Condom more accurately … Continue reading

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Australia And India.

This post is dedicated to my blogger friend Jim at Personal Reflections. The post itself has been triggered by a mail from my friend Sandeep parts of which I quote: – “Indians and Australians often have warped views of each … Continue reading

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India Pakistan Relations.

Last week was a particularly interesting one for me for two developments. Without embellishments, I simply take my readers to those two developments and leave them to come to their own conclusions. The first one was a copy of a … Continue reading

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A Mail From A Pakistani Friend.

I reproduce below an extract from a mail from a Pakistani friend with Indian relatives. This is not unusual and many families on both sides of the divide have relatives on the other side. We were one country once after … Continue reading

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Secularism, Indian Style.

“Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived.” -Oscar Wilde I am a secular Indian. I pay my taxes without complaint. I am a law abiding citizen and am considered to be a pillar of the … Continue reading

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