As this decade ends, this is where things stand in the war on terror: $6 trillion wasted, 800,000 killed, 200,000 US troops overseas, three regime change wars (with a possible third on the way), and seven countries bombed by remote control – and counting.
Tech oligarchy FAANG & India’s biggies FallMart, Slipkart, Mytra, Omychannel, Snapseal, cBay, Ole, InfoSeams, HomeShows, Aliaba, Amazonia, Telebrands, AllDeals, NiceDeals, etc.. Bottom-line: How centralized Internet retail trading is related to development (except creating few MLM call centers / enriching the 1%), only right-wing proponents of economies of scale can explain for a fee.
Today, citizenship is a great privilege. And Indian citizenship, is the greatest privilege. Why? Because only those who have purified their souls by protecting cows (not cows of Pakistani or Bangladeshi origin) for seven consecutive births are reincarnated as Indian citizens. That’s why just one in about six people on Continue Reading
Media hype on #CitizenshipAmendmentBill / #BhaktAmendmentBill / #NetaAmendmentBill. There are always voices of dissent to proposed amendments to Citizenship Act even as ministers smartly inviting intellectual opponents, opposed to the move, to open TV showcases of all branding talks (thanks to Paid Media) on many such issues. No politics over Continue Reading
The science is abundantly clear that we need to keep fossil fuels in the ground to ensure a future for our planet, and that means we can’t let any new coal plants be built anywhere in the world. So the Vung Ang 2 coal-fired power station in Central Vietnam – currently planned for financing by Japan’s biggest banks – is a definite no-go.
“The left revolt in bad times, the right feast in good times, the center sails with a foot on both boats, while the republic enjoys happiness as long in safe times!” – Sudhir Panda
Farmers alleged groundwater extraction at a Coca-Cola plant in Mehadiganj in UP, which was leading to drying up of wells. It’s been happening for years, but the impact on local resources was finally coming to a tipping point, and the farmers living in remote villages had decided to take action Continue Reading
A few decades ago this was something unimaginable but in the rat race for survival in today’s world the media houses have compromised on their commitment to leftist inscribed ethics synthesized from revolts and renaissances of our brave ancestors.
Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), the total number of houses sanctioned are over 90 lakh, as per reports. The approval was given by the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC), which is headed by Union Housing and Urban Affairs, approved 630 proposals from participating states for construction of 1.23 Continue Reading
THE Linux Foundation is killing the Linux brand. It’s misusing it or “lending” it to things that have nothing to do with Linux. Similarly, as an associate of ours put it this morning, Forbes has, as recently as yesterday, resorted to “brand dilution, “open-source” vs “open source”, OSI is too quiet…”