Tag Archives: Indian National Congress

Manjhi The Mountain Man.

On August 15, 2015, my blogger friend Jim posted this image on his facebook wall and we exchanged these comments Jim: “Ramana, thought that you might like this story.” I: “He is quite a hero here Jim. A biopic has … Continue reading

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The Way Things Were.

A little background before I comment on the book. We lived in Delhi on two stretches. The first time was in 1968/69 when we were newly married and enjoyed Delhi as a more or less honeymoon location. The second time … Continue reading

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Sardar.

There is a great big debate now going on in India as to whether the new government in Delhi is deliberately underplaying / degrading the Nehru family legacy while hijacking another Indian National Congress icon Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. My readers … Continue reading

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Will This Son Also Rise?

the Delhi High Court has declared the result of the DNA test conducted at the Hyderabad-based laboratory. The court said as per the report, “Tiwari is reported to be the biological father of Rohit Shekhar and Ujjwala Sharma.” The link … Continue reading

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Cleric Put In Jail.

Maulana Noor-ul-Huda an Islamic Scholar who runs a Madrassa, was offloaded an international flight just before take off at Delhi, arrested and kept in jail for a night. This was due to a misunderstanding in overhearing the Maulana’s cellphone conversation … Continue reading

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