8 articles found for Vp Singh
Udham Singh was essentially a man of action and save his statement before the judge at his trial, there was no writing from his pen available to historians. Recently, letters written by him to Shiv Singh Jauhal during his days in prison after the shooting of Sir Michael O'Dwyer have been discovered and published. These letters show him as a man of great courage, with a sense of humour. He calle...Read More.
All over the world India is perceived to be a land of snake charmers & poor people. But there is the other side of the coin too. If we were poor from the start then why did Mohd. Ghazni raided India for 17 times OR what led to the advent of British. Truth is we have always had passion for luxury. John Fascal a Rolls-Royce historian and restorer recalls our abiding fascination for Rolls-Royce(RR).Read More.
In 1989, Mr. Goswami had attempted self-immolation in the Deshbandhu College in South Delhi when the anti-Mandal agitation was at its peak, sparking off a series of self-immolation by students. Subsequently, he was inducted into students' politics and became the DUSU president, contesting on a National Students' Union of India ticket. Mr. Goswami later gave up active politics due to health prob...Read More.
With the rise of the India Against Corruption movement and the Aam Aadmi Party as a a "non-corrupt" political party, we take a look at some of the biggest scams in the history of India. Some of the names are well heard of. And some not,still in the list. Why not check out for yourself. Hopefully, the situation will change with time. Let the revolution begin.Read More.
The success of the Republic Day in India has always been typified by the big missiles, handsome parades and extravagant show of culture. But this time the ‘Air Force One’ steals the spotlight and presents the diplomatic success of the event like never before. The leaders two biggest democracies of the world are looking forward to forging what President Obama calls one of the defining relationsh...Read More.
Besides providing entertainment, media should to promulgate information and also help the society in form opinions and making sound decisions. In this manner, the media plays an essential role in governance of the nation by providing relevant news. Is the media doing the same? Can we trust media completely? Are we dependent on media too much? Should the power of media be curtailed?Read More.