In the backlanes of Uttar Pradesh, Varun Feroze Gandhi is referred to as the “BJP ka Gandhi”. It’s a reference indicative of what’s been perhaps the 29-year-old poet-politician’s central dilemma in life so far: the struggle to carve an independent identity for himself outside of the Nehru-Gandhi legacy. His cousin, Rahul, has been bequeathed theContinue reading “Let not ‘BJP ka Gandhi’ get away easily”
Tag Archives: Youth
27th February: Death Anniversary of Chandrashekhar Azad
Indian Freedom Struggle during the year 1920-35 saw emergence of young revolutionaries. It was in thie period when “CHANDRASHEKHAR AZAD”, “BHAGAT SINGH”, “RAJGURU”, “SUKHDEV”, “RAMPRASAD BISMIL” “ASHFAQULLA KHAN”, etc arrived and created thunder in the British administration. This young brigade sacrificed their family, job, entertainment and all comforts at very tender age and plunged intoContinue reading “27th February: Death Anniversary of Chandrashekhar Azad”
Mr Raj Thackeray has done a commendable job
Mr Raj Thackeray has done a commendable job. surprised!!!!! well let me explain.I have been living in Mumbai for past 3 and half years. And in these past 3 and half years I have seen 3 major incidence of violence against people of Bihar. Let us take them one by one. 1)The 1st one wasContinue reading “Mr Raj Thackeray has done a commendable job”
What is Patriotism?
THE NATION celebrating its 61st Independence Day. India’s struggle for Independence is a saga of those thousands of men, women and even children who sacrificed their lives for the freedom of the nation. And so by celebrating Independence Day, a homage is paid to all those who fought to bring Independence to our country. ButContinue reading “What is Patriotism?”
Are we happy and fit as a nation?
Just when we were wringing our hands at the prospect of a blank medal tally at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Abhinav Bindra hit gold. Certainly, the gloom has lifted. But this is actually the perfect time to ask an unsavoury question: should we allow our sporting self-esteem to be linked solely to what a handfulContinue reading “Are we happy and fit as a nation?”
How Cool is “Being Cool”?
A DANGEROUS trend is engulfing the country’s youth. This trend can be attributed to the technology, influence of west, lack of morality, etc. This dangerous trend is being ’cool’. This word is very subjective and its meaning has changed over the years. What was not considered ’cool’ few years back is the only ’cool’ thingContinue reading “How Cool is “Being Cool”?”