Category: Current Issues

Corruption in India & Anna Hazare: A hero or a ………..? Is he God or Gandhi? From a different viewpoint

Everyone wants to be on news these days. No matter what way you choose for that. In Hinduism people worship God in temples in form of statues. In Islam they worship Allah and Christians worship Christ. But now the time has come when innocent people of India have quit worshiping their Lords and started worshiping “Humans” …

Barack Obama: Talks to college students at St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai

The United States President, Barack Obama, gave a motivating speech at St. Xavier’s College campus in Mumbai. Students present at the campus got an unusual opportunity not only to see and hear Obama, but they also got a golden opportunity to interact with the President. This doesn’t happen generally that the president comes to India and …

Barack Obama: Purpose of the US-India Business and Entrepreneurship summit

Barack Obama, The United states President, has announced certain significant points on Indian investment in the American markets and the American investments in Indian markets in his speech at the Hotel Trident in Mumbai. The president has said in his speech that India and the US both are very powerful countries and they have great potential …

Diwali: Festival of Lights

Diwali is one of the biggest festivals of Hindus, celebrated with great enthusiasm and happiness in India. The festival is celebrated for five continuous days, where the third days is celebrated as the main Diwali festival or ‘Festival of lights’. Different colorful varieties of fireworks are always associated with this festival. On this auspicious day, people light up …

Racism: Asia

Religious Violence in India White vs Black In India, there has long been discrimination against what is considered the lowest class in Hinduism, the Dalits, or untouchables, as well as sectarian and religious violence. Although it has been outlawed by the Indian Constitution, the caste system was a way to structure inequality into the system itself. …