Life is full of paradoxes. We might be as inconsequential as a drop in the ocean.
We have multiplied our possessions, but reduced our values, we talk too much, love too seldom, and hate too often.
The lethal combination of big money and growing voter apathy are seriously imperiling the core foundations of American democracy.
Sadness is an eternal tale enacted in episodes, projected through situations — protean, ubiquitous.
“It is ironical that calls for democracy and the rule of law are being made in a (Security) Council that itself embodies the undemocratic stranglehold of the privileges of a few, forged by a wartime alliance that no longer exists.”
In this world, the rule of law — and the morality undergirding it — is defined not by grace or righteousness, but strength. This is the morality of power, not of truth. And it is strutting the world stage now.
Scott Dadich, Wired editor in chief, advocates intentional wrong as a design virtue.
A United Nations Report on international migration reported that Indians are the largest migrant group in the world.
In less than six years since driving the U.S., and indeed the global economy, into a ditch, Republicans are likely to reclaim both the House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate in the upcoming Mid Term elections.
When we travel in Europe we search for Indian restaurants. Not just for the food, but for the Taste of India abroad.
They are caught in the middle, confused souls, who often want to return, but can’t, or desire to linger on just a little longer.
Call me, if you will, the Grinch, that mean-spirited curmudgeon, out to steal sports. But this needs saying. The world — or atleast the TV viewing world
Modi comprehends well that the mandate he received is for his promise of result-oriented economic development, which will be undermined if he became bogged down in divisive social issues and political conflict.
A Supreme Court ruling is likely to open the floodgates to the reintroduction of Christian prayers in public forums, perhaps in far more discriminatory and coercive forms than was the case in Greece, NY.
In a political milieu reeking of opportunism and corruption, Modi is refreshingly (relatively of course) clean and incorruptible.
In fact it is the United States that has run most rough shod over the security council, frequently blocking motions from even coming to a vote.
The particular objective of liberalizing the visa regime is to attract tourists.