Sometimes when the whole anti-Modi, HMV (Hate Modi Voices) cabal start whining and wringing their hands about how terrible the Modi government is, I remember certain “fake” numbers. “2.93 crore fake ration cards”, “4.23 crore fake/inactive LPG connections” etc etc. The whole CONgress/Left eco system was fed through such “fake” ration cards, fake gas connections, … Read more One Nation One Ration Card Scheme
My friend Vidya had re-posted an excerpt from this book on FB about how a young working girl was ready to sleep with a guy for money because she needed to buy the latest smartphone and I felt a chill in my spine. I don’t sit in judgment of that young girl at all, and … Read more Book Review #15/50 – Who me, Poor?
I started reading “The Missionary position” by Christopher Hitchens a couple of days back and am reeling from what I am discovering about Mother Teresa on every page. While the book is a tiny one, I will take some time to read it because am trying to find corroborative anecdotes and evidence… after all this … Read more Heartfelt Condolences … to Poverty
This is an excerpt from the book “The wild geese and the water” … “…… I talk about the dignity of being rich. There is no dignity in being poor, because if there is dignity in being poor, then there is dignity in being a slave too, then there is dignity in being sick too, … Read more The Master’s Voice ..
Alert – Long Post. My dear friend Neeraj has always suggested some amazing books, right from the time we were in school together and this book is probably one of the best that he has recommended to me ever. It took me a while to read it because I have marked so many passages to … Read more Book Review – The life you can save…
It’s ok if a mother loses her only son for no fault of his, it’s ok if pavement dwellers are mowed down, it’s ok if a “respectable” leader wants a practical demonstration of how a gangrape can happen as he feels it’s not feasible … It’s ok if you overstay in the campus hostel, don’t … Read more “Havenly” India :(:(:(