The Sordid State Of Minorities In Pakistan

On the eve of the Hindu spring festival of Holi this March, two teenage sisters, Raveena (age 13-14) and Reena (age 15-16), were abducted, forced to marry and converted to Islam in Pakistan. The issue highlights the sordid state of minorities in not only Pakistan but also in other countries in the subcontinent. Because of […]

The Business Of Fake Products

There is the story about a tourist browsing through the electronics market in China. At a store, the tourist was impressed with the collection of digital cameras which were all from brand “X”. The tourist inquired if the store carried cameras from brand “Y” as well. The vendor nodded and simply replaced the sticker of […]

Did India Prove Socrates Wrong?

It is said that Socrates hated democracy. He is said to have believed that for democracy to work, the population should be quality. India is the largest democracy in this world. It has enjoyed independence for more than 7 decades. Has India done enough to make Socrates change his opinion on democracy? While who said […]