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Indian PM Narendra Modi Plans to Quit. अब अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं

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Indian PM Narendra Modi Plans to Quit. अब अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं

While at present India doesn’t have any political leader in any political party who is suitable to run the country as Prime Minister, Modi’s retirement will be a sign of solace for Indians. By Rakesh Raman Achhe din anne wale hain (Good days are coming) was a Hindi-language slogan of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) [...]

North Korea Threatens U.S. in Sony Hack Case. “Grave Consequences”

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North Korea Threatens U.S. in Sony Hack Case. “Grave Consequences”

In response to FBI’s statement that North Korea is behind “Guardians of Peace” hackers who attacked Sony’s computer systems, North has reacted sharply. By Rakesh Raman In response to FBI’s statement released Friday that North Korea is behind “Guardians of Peace” hackers who attacked Sony’s computer systems, North has reacted sharply. The official KCNA news [...]

Over 40,000 Runners to Participate in Tel Aviv Marathon

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Over 40,000 Runners to Participate in Tel Aviv Marathon

More than 40,000 runners are expected to descend upon Tel Aviv to participate in the 2015 Tel Aviv Marathon. Taking place on February 27th, 2015, runners from Israel and abroad will participate together in Israel’s international sports event. The 42.195 km long marathon ends next to Ganey Yehoshua Park with an after-party for the participants [...]

Who Will be the Next Dalai Lama?

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Who Will be the Next Dalai Lama?

Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama believes that no one is currently suitable to replace him after his death. Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, led a movement in the 1950s for Tibet’s independence from China. But China had crushed the attempt in 1959 and Dalai Lama escaped to find refuge in India. Today, in [...]

U.S. Support for Pakistan to Combat Terrorism

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U.S. Support for Pakistan to Combat Terrorism

After Tuesday’s attack by Taliban terrorists on a school in Peshawar (Pakistan), the U.S. has condemned the attack and extended its support to Pakistan for the country to fight against terrorism. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel issued a statement Tuesday, saying “on behalf of all the men and women of the U.S. Defense Department, I extend [...]

How to Fly Out to Singapore for Free on Round Trip

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How to Fly Out to Singapore for Free on Round Trip

Axis Bank, India’s leading private sector bank, in association with Tigerair, Singapore’s leading no-frills airline, announced Tuesday a special offer ‘Fly out to Singapore for free on round trip’ exclusively for Axis Bank’s Credit and Debit cardholders. From 17 December 2014 till 04 January 2015, Axis Bank customers who book a round trip to visit [...]

Female Twins from Tanzania Separated at Apollo Hospitals

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Female Twins from Tanzania Separated at Apollo Hospitals

In a rare surgery, doctors at Apollo Children’s Hospital Chennai in India successfully separated Tanzanian twins Abriana and Adriana who were joined at their chest and abdomen, Apollo Hospitals said Tuesday. The twins who shared a single heart cavity and a connected liver are the only living pair of thoraco-omphalopagus conjoined twins who have undergone [...]

Taliban Militants Kill 84 School Children in Pakistan

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Taliban Militants Kill 84 School Children in Pakistan

More than 100 people including 84 children were killed today by Taliban terrorists in an army school in Peshawar, a city in Pakistan. According to CNN, the Pakistan Taliban – Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan (TTP) – claimed responsibility for the attack while over 80 of the injured children are in the 12 to 16 years [...]

Samadhi – New Way to Relax Body and Mind

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Samadhi – New Way to Relax Body and Mind

A floatation industry solutions company Ifloat India has introduced Samadhi – New Life Relaxation. The company has installed floatation rooms in Pune, Mumbai and recently at Hyderabad. Floating in a floatation tank is a way of achieving extreme well-being, says the company. Essentially, it says, one can spend an hour or so lying quitely in [...]

Indian Government Says “No” to Christmas Day in Schools. Attacks Christianity

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Indian Government Says “No” to Christmas Day in Schools. Attacks Christianity

Most minority communities including Muslims, Christians, and Sikhs are now living in an atmosphere of fear and persecution in India. By Rakesh Raman Close on the heels of an incident of arson in the Catholic Archdiocese of St. Sebastian’s Church in India’s capital New Delhi, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in India has [...]

Gay Sex Ban in India: LGBT Community Protests Human Rights Violations

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Gay Sex Ban in India: LGBT Community Protests Human Rights Violations

India HIV/AIDS Alliance held a public hearing on increase in violence and discrimination cases against sexual minorities since the Section 377 verdict in 2013. The Supreme Court of India had recriminalised same-sex sexual behaviour on 11 December 2013. According to the Alliance, the consequences of this judgment have been multiple and far-reaching. Over the past [...]

Church Burning in India: Human Rights Commission’s Response

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Church Burning in India: Human Rights Commission’s Response

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken cognizance of the complaints about an incident of arson in the Catholic Archdiocese of St. Sebastian’s Church in Dilshad Garden, East Delhi (India) on Dec. 1, 2014. Allegedly, according to NHRC, the police turned up late at the site of incident and tried to hush up the [...]

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