A hypothetical conversation with the tolerant and apolitical Anupam Kher

A hypothetical conversation with the tolerant and apolitical Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher: I wonder if Arundhati Roy is even an Indian. Anupam Kher: Nobody has the right to call our country intolerant. Anupam Kher: Dissenters are enemies of the state. Anupam Kher: I’m tolerant. And Kher ji, what about Ashoke Pandit who you were rubbing shoulders with through out the rally and who suggested that Karan Johar should have sex… Read more →

The story hidden in Anupam Kher’s Twitter timeline – Dadri to #AwardWapsi

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— Modi in Election mode before May 2014: Pink Revolution, Pink Revolution Anupam Kher: Vote for Modi, Vote for Modi — Modi in China, Ireland etc: Mocking secularism on every second foreign tour. International Media watches a PM of a country mock a principle which is one of the standing principles in the country’s constitution. Anupam Kher: Silent — Dadri… Read more →

What is the Foxconn model and how will ‘Make In India’ execute it?

What is the Foxconn model and how will 'Make In India' execute it?

At first, you’d think the image above is a jail. But it is not. It is the Foxconn factory in China where iPhones and all such other snazzy gadgets are assembled. Why does it look like a jail? No, the workers do not run away like criminals do from jails. Here, they jump to their death. Those are suicide nets… Read more →

Mark Zuckerberg’s PR event featuring Narendra Modi and selling Internet.Org

Mark Zuckerberg's PR event featuring Narendra Modi and selling Internet.Org

After yesterday’s Facebook Townhall event where Modiji answered a few questions, Mark Zuckerberg and Narendra Modi both updated theri profile images to support Digital India. Subsequently, many people are visiting facebook.com/supportidigitalindia to update their profile pictures in support of Digital India. Some of you, who have background in software engineering, would like to open up the source code of the… Read more →

How Gujarat Govt is making sure that poor people cannot contest elections

How Gujarat Govt is making sure that poor people cannot contest elections

The Gujarat government amended the Gujarat Local Authorities Act in 2005, while Prime Minister Narendra Modi was still Gujarat’s Chief Minister. Three acts were amended: the Bombay Provincial Municipal Corporations Act, the Gujarat Municipalities Act and the Gujarat Panchayat Act. Under these acts, a person with more than two children cannot contest local body elections. If a person is found… Read more →

Why did Yakub get a grand farewell?

Why did Yakub get a grand farewell?

Twenty two years in jail, probably not many besides Yakub’s family and his lawyers cared to visit him in jail. His trial was conducted peacefully in the state of Maharashtra. During this entire period, Indian Muslims were mostly indifferent to the plight of Yakub. He was given a death penalty by the trial court for his role in the 1993… Read more →

Diminishing Democracy in India

Diminishing Democracy in India

A former President of the United States of America, Abraham Lincoln, famously said, “Democracy is a government of the people, by the people, and for the people.” This is also the object of the Indian Constitution. But have the ordinary people of India ever really been a true part of this democracy? In political terms, yes, people of country do… Read more →

Z-Security: Achhe Din for rioters and murderers, Bure Din for the common man

Z-Security: Achhe Din for rioters and murderers, Bure Din for the common man

A team of 190 trained commandos and officers of the elite Special Security Group (SSG) of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) will provide a Z-plus security cover to Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat. The BJP’s riot-accused lawmaker in Uttar Pradesh, Suresh Rana, has been given Z category security by the Centre. BJP’s Uttar Pradesh lawmaker Sangeet Som,… Read more →

Amit Shah’s case: A complete mockery of Justice system

Amit Shah's case: A complete mockery of Justice system

Once again the Indian Investigating agencies and Judiciary have failed the people of India by letting out a powerful political leader despite having enough evidence of involvement in a henious crime. Amit Shah has been acquitted by the Special CBI Court, Bombay, in the Sohrabuddin murder case even before the trial for the case could start. Sohrabuddin case has been… Read more →

Supposedly IT savvy NDA Govt has censored sites like Github, Vimeo

Supposedly IT savvy NDA Govt has censored sites like Github, Vimeo

Multiple reports are coming in about an extremely unusual bout of Internet censoring in India. Sites like Vimeo, DailyMotion, Github, Pastebin etc have been blocked by various ISPs across India on the orders of the NDA Government. While Vimeo & Dailymotion are Youtube like video hosting sites, Github is a site that is used by every 2nd software engineer in… Read more →

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