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Before judging someone, before belittling their pain, before shunning them, we ought to, at least once, walk a few miles in their shoes. We ought to feel what they feel, see what they see to understand what they have to go through. So, let’s take a look at what being gay in India really means. In...

So the farmers are killing themselves. Who cares! They asked for it, didn’t they, when they chose to grow grapes over getting a degree, getting jobs...

In conversations with Lal Krishna Advani’s driver Digvijay Singh (who is the namesake of the congress man), Marco Materazzi(who has a surprising...

To Dr. Manmohan Singh Prime Minister of India Ex-Educationalist Dear Sir While your extremely proactive government conveniently forgets about all important...

An essay competition had to be called off when it turned out that almost all of the entries were the same, or rather, copied from the same source. The...

It was not long ago when social activist Anna Hazare launched a crusade against corruption and the corrupt establishment. The nation followed suit and...

The advancement in technology and education has only led to “smarter people who don’t wish to give birth to girls”. In this era of modernity, the...

I pondered and pondered hard on the Kashmir conflict, till my brain virtually started squirming under the heavily bearded and bespectacled faces of terror,...

Amidst the screeching “Save India” campaigns carried out by media channels, silent protests led by hypocrites, and divine statements doled out by cherished...

To: Sonia Gandhi CC: Dr. Manmohan Singh This letter comes to you in high urgency as America is suffering from a mysterious illness. The doctors are calling...

What has our so-called civilized society really come to? Crime against women is all that seems to be rising; or if anything else, it’s perhaps the number...

Men would read this and nod in agreement like they understand what this means. Not to sound cynical here, but you don’t. You weren’t chased...

The Indian society equates women to “devi” (goddesses) and chants Mata songs while listening to item numbers with equal attention and reverence....

Overdose of sleeping pills is detrimental to health: If a study were to be conducted on effects of sleep-inducing pills/situations, lectures would...

August 1947 “Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues, free booters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw. They will have...

Let me start with a reply to those who are saying that they “always knew he had political ambitions at the back of his mind”: Dear Sir/Madam/Rahul...

In a not-so-shocking result of a survey conducted by employability measurement company Aspiring Minds, it has been found that English learning levels...

The doctor is considered akin to God by a suffering man. A medical touch is considered a magical touch which can put life into a dying soul. And a big,...

Nothing is certain—neither life nor death. This statement is further verified as we take the world’s fourth largest railway network into account. Yes,...