November 2006

October 2006

Has India lost Gujarat ?

By | 2006-10-28T18:18:00-05:00 October 28th, 2006|India|

When this reporter, with his longish beard, walked into an elite government colony in Ahmedabad to meet a senior official, three children suddenly got off their bicycles.One screamed aloud, “Terrorist!” [...]

The Blanket of freedom

By | 2006-10-23T22:38:00-05:00 October 23rd, 2006|India|

Nineteen-year old Mahammad Maqbool Dar was taken away by troops from his home near Charar-e-Sharief on Friday, his mother Hanifa Begum said. A day later, the boy, a daily wage [...]

Dead man Walking – Afzal Guru

By | 2006-10-19T04:25:00-05:00 October 19th, 2006|India|

If the collective conscience of a nation becomes satisfied when one of us gets hanged without a chance to defend himself , it speaks a lot about ourselves.Afzal GuruWill Afzal [...]

The Inheritance of loss

By | 2006-10-11T18:34:00-05:00 October 11th, 2006|India|

"In India you get up in the morning and there are ten people there to greet you and to discuss how you slept. Or you can call up someone and [...]

September 2006

In the line of fire

By | 2006-09-26T03:23:00-05:00 September 26th, 2006|India|

Pakistan's self appointed Head of state and erstwhile coup leader Pervez Musharraf has released his autobiography 'In the Line of Fire'.Key excerpts from the book has been published by BBC, [...]

August 2006

A Secular Rethink

By | 2010-08-05T02:18:36-05:00 August 15th, 2006|India|

A picture History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, however, if faced with courage, need not be lived again - Maya Angelou A video A few years back we [...]