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October 10, 2018 – 3:41 pm

We have decided to make a documentary movie on the deception played by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
Objectives:
1. To narrate how AAP has betrayed the country by double standards. It termed the movement as 2nd freedom …

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मोदी हैं सपनों के सौदागर मात्र!

August 26, 2014 – 10:05 am

मोदी सरकार के 100 दिन होने को आये. इस विषय पर तथ्यों पर आधारित आलेख को थोड़ा व्यंगात्मक लहजे में कहने का प्रयास कर रहा हूँ. भक्तगण मित्र भी उसी भावना से लें!
प्रधानमंत्री श्री नरेंद्र …

Halva: What is the Origin of this Word?

February 22, 2009 – 5:38 pm

My wife asked me that day:” What is the origin of the word ‘Halva’ (हल्वा)? I said it is a Hindi word. She came across her one of the East European colleagues savoring a dish …

Haggling: I know it!

April 2, 2008 – 11:25 pm

What is ‘Haggling’ ? Well, even if you do not know the meaning, you probably have done it all your life in a country like India. Whenever you go out to buy something, you have …

BRIC Nations

February 26, 2008 – 2:53 pm

“BRIC or BRICs are terms used in economics to refer to the combination of Brazil, Russia, India, and China.
General thinking is that the term was first prominently used in a thesis of the Goldman Sachs …

KAL Stevia: a Natural Sweetener

December 20, 2007 – 11:11 pm

Have you heard of Stevia extract ( manufactured by KAL company) used as a sweetener? Some say that it is better than artificial sweeteners as Stevia is extracted from natural herbs. It is an extremely …

Safe Drinking Water

June 11, 2007 – 10:18 pm

In the recent Newsweek magazine, I read about the article on LifeStraw. This company has produced a $ 3 filter which can be used to filter water so as to make it safe for drinking. …

Trivial facts

January 29, 2007 – 11:43 pm

1. Which religion is atheistic, at least in its earliest form? a] Hinduism b] Buddhism c] Christianity d] Islam Answer is: Buddhism2. American home now has more television sets than people….according …

Pariah

January 27, 2007 – 10:15 pm

Januray 27,2007:DAVOS, Switzerland — Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry slammed the foreign policy of the Bush administration on Saturday, saying it has caused the United States to become “a sort of international pariah.”
What is a pariah? …

Mansi

January 19, 2007 – 12:06 am

1. Mansi : The word ‘mansi’ means plucked flower and is a native Indian (I mean American Indian) word. Hopi- American Indian, to be precise. Well, the word sounds (east) Indian too as this is …