Lokpal Bill


#Courtesy Times of India. Copy pasted from Times of India!! Much has been made of the decision to put the Prime Minister under the purview of the proposed corruption watchdog, the Lokpal, but the official draft of the Lokpal Bill is full of escape clauses for politicians. All critical decisions in the proposed anti-corruption regime … Continue reading

Me, My Nation & My People


Me, My Nation & My People Eyes are looking up to the sky thanking the heavenly for the rains; the downpour has always been the direct materialized blessings of the Almighty, shaking the trembling survival with the impulse of life. When the nature rejoices in the shades of green, the eyes get cooled with the … Continue reading

Obermann Once More by Matthew Arnold


“The East bow’d low before the blast In patient deep disdain; She let the legions thunder past, And plunged in thought again.” This is a part of a poem written by Matthew Arnold(24 December 1822 – 15 April 1888), viz. Obermann Once More. This poem is often used with reference to East by European historians specially when … Continue reading

Women Empowerment – Challenges and Issues


In the simplest words, empowering the women means creating such an environment in which they can take independent decisions for their personal development and the development of society in general. Empowerment is the process by which the women achieve increased control and participation in decision making which in turn helps to achieve equal basis with … Continue reading

KIBBER : THE HEAVEN ON HIMALAYAS


Kibber, a very small village located in the heart of the very beautiful spiti valley, at an altitude of approx. 4500 meters, and in a very cold and difficult terrain, and is one of the highest villages in Himalayas. The first foundations of this village were laid in 13th or 14th century AD, and it … Continue reading

NEW ANTHEM OF PATRIOTISM


प्यारे भारतीय भाई और बहनों, 15 अगस्त 2009, “भारतीय स्वत्न्त्रता दिवस”, आज का दिन हम सभी के लिये एक महान दिन है, जो हमें वीरों के बलिदानों की, मातूभूमि के दूधिया वात्सल्य की, और हमें हमारे राष्ट्र के प्रति कर्तव्यों की याद दिलाता है। यह वह दिन है, जिसे पाने के लिये वीरों तथा वीरांगनाओं … Continue reading