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Completed 75 hours of Fast (only plain water) and still counting! Since it is night time here, I intend to break my fast in another 10 hours (next morning).
First 24 hours are difficult (rumbling in …

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The Man Who Dreamt

March 18, 2015 – 5:25 am
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Like Gandhi, King used his religious conviction and belief in non-violence to champion his cause. He transformed himself in to voice that appealed to the conscience of whites. He took a philosophical stand that “in …

TEACHING THE SCIENCE OF THE SOUL

March 18, 2015 – 4:29 am
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Building on Swami Vivekananda’s legacy, Paramahansa Yogananda was instrumental in popularising yoga in the West. So relevant are his teachings today that yoga studios are now as common as coffee shops in America
My piece in …

Is US media covering Obama’s India visit?

March 18, 2015 – 2:43 am

The Indian media is taking pains to describe at length- even with graphical details- about Air Force One looking no less than a Flying White House, official vehicle of President called ‘the Beast’, his dog …

स्वास्थ्य सेवा की सुध लेने का समय

March 18, 2015 – 12:57 am
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सरकार को चाहिए कि खुद स्वास्थ्य केंद्रों के संचालन की बजाय वह स्वास्थ्य बीमा का दायरा विस्तृत करे। मजबूत कानून तथा मापदंडों के चलते यदि स्वास्थ्य बीमा का व्यापक विस्तार हो, तो जनता सरकारी या …

Universal Health Insurance in India: A way to go forward

March 17, 2015 – 11:43 pm

Time has come that India catches up with an alternative model of allocating resources and funding to its public health programs and provide health insurance to its citizens.

My take on how Government-sponsored health care schemes can …

Resignation of Arvind Kejriwal: Nishkaam karma

January 20, 2015 – 11:32 am

Is AAP deeply worried about the quality of the Indian intellectuals who interpret Shri Kejriwal’s
resignation from Chief Minister ship as betrayal and/or escapism instead of seeing it as an
example of NISHKAM KARMA YOGA. This resignation …

India- where roads take you nowhere!

October 27, 2014 – 1:14 pm
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Decent roads in India that let you drive with dignity: Am I asking for too much? The road network in a city is like circulatory system of the human body that brings vitality to the …

Abolish Booth-wise vote count

September 9, 2014 – 12:03 am

During assembly and Parliamentary elections, you go to cast your secret ballot at a Pooling Booth. Typically, 1000-1200 voters are assigned to one booth. Each polling booth has one Electronic Voting Machine (EVM).
When the results …

संसद में हस्तियां: कितनी उपयोगिता ?

September 1, 2014 – 12:25 am
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मेरा आलेख “संसद में हस्तियां: कितनी उपयोगिता?” वीर अर्जुन समाचार पत्र में अगस्त 30, 2014 को प्रकाशित हुआ.
आपकी प्रतिक्रिया का स्वागत है.
आलेख का लिंक

 

Time to raise the bar for honest politics

August 27, 2014 – 2:13 am

August 27, 2014: The Supreme Court said today: “As a trustee of the Constitution, the Prime Minister is expected NOT to appoint unwarranted persons as ministers.” The constitution bench hearing a decade old plea on …