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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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Is Delhi Sustainable?

March 6, 2015 – 5:03 am

Today Delhi has become a living testimony to mass (teeming population), misery (in the name of development)and mockery (of planning)!
My article published in Maharashtra based newspaper Lokmat times highlighting the urgent need to rescue Delhi …

Reality not rosy for US blacks

February 22, 2015 – 10:53 am
Capture

On the outside, the US has turned the page on its history of racial discrimination. The world’s oldest democracy currently has its first ever African American President in Barack Obama. But the ground reality is …

सपनों के देश में यह कैसा अंधेरा ?

February 22, 2015 – 1:03 am

पिछली दो शताब्दियों में अमेरिका ने सभी क्षेत्रों में अभूतपूर्व विकास किया है, पर अपने समाज में श्वेत-अश्वेत के बीच नस्ली भेदभाव की खाई पाटने में पूरी तरह कामयाब नहीं हो पाया है। आज जब …

Gandhi of U.S.A.: Martin Luther King

January 19, 2015 – 3:20 pm
Deccan Herald Jan 19 2015 MLK

January 19: is Martin Luther King Day. Here is an article by me that appeared in Deccan Herald newspaper of India.

NRIs’ Date with Indian Politics

November 26, 2014 – 11:06 pm
Daily Post Nov 27 2014 NRI politics

Please take a look at my article that was published today (Nov. 27, 2014) in the Chandigarh and Delhi-based Newspaper “Daily Post“. The article narrates how Non Resident Indians are inclined to participate in Indian …

फर्गुसन में नस्लवाद के दंगे

November 25, 2014 – 8:44 pm
Navodya Times Nov 26 2014 Ferguson

फर्गुसन, अमेरिका में दंगो पर मेरा डिस्पैच आज के “नवोदय टाइम्स”, दिल्ली समाचार पत्र में.
Link: http://epaper.navodayatimes.in/382770/The-Navodaya-Times-Main/Navodaya-Times-Main?show=touch#page/11/1

 

Come, Let’s recycle!

November 16, 2014 – 9:02 pm
PBD Nov 17 2014 Recycling

Recycling reduces pollution, saves energy and resources. It is an important tool in the waste management. In USA, as much as 34 % municipal solid waste (MSD) is recycled. In India, recycling happens, but in …

Political leaning of Indians in USA

November 9, 2014 – 2:01 pm
PBD Nov. 10 2014. Why Indians Democrats

Mid-term election just concluded in USA. The result: Republicans swung back and are now in a clear majority in the Congress. This has made life difficult for (the Democrat) President Obama who has been reduced …

Austerity Drive is like a make-up

November 3, 2014 – 12:36 am

Recently, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi announced that his government will bring in austerity measures for his Ministers and bureaucrats. This is a right step by the Prime Minister and I welcome the decision. But …

Ram, Teri Ganga maili! (राम, तेरी गंगा मैली!)

November 1, 2014 – 1:10 pm

This issue reverberated in news-papers today. Shocking revelations in an RTI query!
As Narendra Modi Govt took over the reins of free India a few months back, Integrated Ganga Conservation Mission called ‘Namami Gange’ was announced …