Looking for a black cat in a dark room that is not there.’ This analogy comes to mind when one reads the recent Supreme Court observation on ‘forced religious conversions.
India is going through its worst ever phase in its ’75-plus’ years of freedom. On possibly every front, global indicators and surveys show that India has reached a spectacular low -- a new nadir.
The benefits of reservation are denied totally to the Dalits among the Christians. If a person who does scavenging to make a living accepts Jesus as his saviour, he will lose reservation.
On 28 November, perhaps, the country may learn why exactly conversions out of Hinduism pose a threat to national security.
The quest for secularism and secular identity in India has a long history. It is moral and Constitutional.
The conviction rate has been abysmally low at less than 40 percent! The pendency of court cases has increased considerably. All this questions the claim of speedy trial and justice delivery.
Distress migrants are those who migrate due to extremely depressing condition at home. They also end up doing the most menial and difficult jobs where they migrate to.
There were people who say that democracy is not meant for India because of rampant corruption. The whole world knows about the state of affairs in India.
Pope Francis says that every change needs an educational journey, to rebuild the fabric of relationships, bring to maturity a new universal solidarity, and give life to a more welcoming society.
Autocratic leaders may consult others, but they take decision and impose them on the people. Often consultation is a sham. Servant leaders value everyone’s opinion and regularly seek out opinions.
People going into online dating should bear in mind, as unromantic as it seems, the genuine risk of fraud inherent to the process.
A recent cartoon says it all. It has gone viral on social media depicting Prime Minister Modi being humbly requested by a poor man who says, ‘Sir, I don’t want anything.
Last week, India was decimated by England in the semi-final of the T 20 World Cup in Adelaide, and predictably, the country was shrouded in a blanket of gloom.
The value, power, length, breadth, height, depth, and capacity of the human heart is unfathomable. Human heart is the whole creation in miniature
In the island of Lilliput, the people were unhappy; they wanted to change from the gods of their forefathers to another God. “He’s a living God!” they said.