This was Union External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid's remark on "Saffron Terror" and the BJP. External affairs minister Salman Khurshid today backed home minister Sushilkumar Shinde's statement on "Hindu terrorism" saying it was based "entirely on facts" made available by investigative agencies. He, however, said that terror has no religion and colour. "Let me just say this to you very clearly that our stated position, that is shared fully by the home minister and past home minister, is … [Read more...]
By the way, why was Salman Khurshid the Defense Lawyer – and sympathizer – for SIMI, now Indian Mujahideen?
After the gang rape in Delhi, the discussion about women safety has come to the forefront. For women in New Delhi, just the basic transportation back and forth from work is a question of life and death now. How does one tackle that. Some, who can afford cars - and even drivers - use that. Others have to use Public transport. Now a novel cab service has been started. It is For the Women, By the Women. It has been started by Sakha Consulting Wings Pvt Ltd. The website says the … [Read more...]
If everything is pre-destined, then why should one make any effort? This question - that if God has designed and decided everything - then why should I do anything on my own; has troubled most believers. Sadhguru cuts through the entire question and brings the audience face to face with their own mind-issues. Featured Image Credit: Keoni Cabral … [Read more...]
iPhone was the first real smartphone in the world and extremely user friendly. The Geeks and the tech-lovers have until now been swooning over every new version. Those who love the breakaway technical excellence know that iPhones have been the winners. But, recently Android has gained 75% market share amongst the Smartphone OS. So, is Android the best OS out there? The answer from the experts is NO! Android is the king not because it is the best, but because it is the cheapest and … [Read more...]
A Facebook friend had the following interesting status on her wall: I'm always curious when I hear people mention, 'Facebook friends', Facebook behaviour', 'Facebook mannerisms'..are we so different here than what many think of as 'real life' ? unless of course you wear different masks for different phases and areas of life.. In study after study, researchers and media seems to suggest that somehow the Social Networking sites are creating issues in lives of people that weren't hitherto there. … [Read more...]