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Was this what the Government was waiting for?
The Government seems to be suddenly acting after a series of terror strikes since the last few times. What do you think was different this time?
Pakistan will have to pay a heavy price: MJ Akbar
M J Akbar is one of India’s best-known journalists and commentators, someone with a deep insight into the Indian people and their mindset. In this first-person, as-told-to piece, Akbar discusses the Mumbai attacks and their relevance for India. (via Rediff)
Prasoon Joshi: Is Baar Nahi
This is a poem sent by Prasoon Joshi to Rediff in wake of the Mumbai Terror Attacks Is baar nahin Is baar jab woh choti si bachchi mere paas apni kharonch le kar aayegi Main usey phoo phoo kar nahin behlaoonga Panapney doonga uski tees ko Is baar nahin (This time when that little girlContinue reading “Prasoon Joshi: Is Baar Nahi”
Terrorism and our Politicians
It has been over 54 hours since the terror struck Mumbai and the operations are still going on at Taj Hotel. Well, I just have no words to speak about my state of mind– Shocked, Angry, resentment, Helpless! I have really started to think so weirdly that I can do anything at this moment. AtContinue reading “Terrorism and our Politicians”
Hail the spirit of Mumbai
As the fresh blasts rocked the financial capital of the country, the Spirit of Mumbai has once again “defeated” the motive of terrorists to create painic. Even after 41 hours of the attack, the battle is still going on at Trident Hotel and Nariman House (28th November, 15:00 hrs IST) but Mumbai woke to theContinue reading “Hail the spirit of Mumbai”
Mumbai Rains: Wake up BMC..!!!
Yes it’s raining….and everyone is enjoying that. It’s the blessing of rain God who came down for the rescue of Mumbaikars from the sweating summer. But since every coin has two faces, so when it comes for Mumbai rains , there are lots of problem.Trains, traffics, low-lying areas, schools and colleges suffer and more thanContinue reading “Mumbai Rains: Wake up BMC..!!!”
Point to Ponder Over Raj Thackeray
I agree that this post on the speeches by the MNS chief Raj Thackeray has come quite late but I intended it to be delayed as my first response is quite impulsive and need not be of any wisdom. Now I do not claim that the post contains unquestioned knowledge, deep thinking or wisdom butContinue reading “Point to Ponder Over Raj Thackeray”
The demise of Appu Ghar
All good things must come to an end and so did the Appu Ghar. The 15.5 acres amusement park is being brought down to be replaced by the Delhi Metro. Appu Ghar maybe no more, but the nostalgic memories of this magical park will last forever. In the evergreen debate between the Mumbaikars and theContinue reading “The demise of Appu Ghar”
Same Witnesses in two different Blast Cases
There could be a case of fake witnesses as the two same men have been witnesses in the 2003 Gateway of India blast and the 7/11 blasts in 2006. Ashraf Ansari has written a letter to the Chief Justice saying that he is being framed by the Mumbai Police. Mumbai has been rocked byContinue reading “Same Witnesses in two different Blast Cases”