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New Delhi: The Case of a Neglected City

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New Delhi: The Case of a Neglected City

Poisonous pollution, broken roads, stray cattle, littering, and open defecation are among the irritants that make Delhi a veritable hell on earth. By Rakesh Raman Although New Delhi is India’s capital which is supposed to be managed by the central government of India as well as the local state government, today it’s a totally neglected [...]

अरविन्द भाई – छोड़ो यह रोज की लड़ाई

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अरविन्द भाई – छोड़ो यह रोज की लड़ाई

अरविन्द भाई – छोड़ो यह रोज की लड़ाई   अरविन्द भाई, अरविन्द भाई क्यों कर रहे हो जनता को तंग रोज छेड़ देते हो एक फालतू की जंग आम आदमी की शांति तो कर दी तुमने भंग अब तुम्हारे निशाने पर आ गए नज्जीब जंग   पहले तुमने अपनों से की लड़ाई भूषण, यादव को [...]

Vivid Sydney: A Festival of Light, Music, and Ideas

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Vivid Sydney: A Festival of Light, Music, and Ideas

Vivid Sydney, a festival of light, music, and ideas, lit up the Harbour City Friday as the annual 18-day event, on this year from 22 May to 8 June, got underway. Sydney’s landmarks, its Harbour and urban spaces were transformed by 3D projections and over 60 light installations including the sails of the World Heritage [...]

Disney Opens its First and Largest Store in Shanghai

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Disney Opens its First and Largest Store in Shanghai

Disney Store today opened the doors of its flagship store in the Lujiazui area of Pudong, Shanghai, China. The store is said to be the largest retail space of any Disney Store in the world featuring 5000 square meters of immersive shopping experiences, and also features an outdoor plaza. “We couldn’t be more delighted to [...]

How Panasonic Brings Light to an Indonesian Village

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How Panasonic Brings Light to an Indonesian Village

Recently, a lantern donation and lighting ceremony was held in the village of Sone, in Indonesia’s West Timor, as part of a related project. The “Cut Out the Darkness” project, a part of Panasonic Corporation’s “100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project”, delivers solar lanterns with lantern shades designed by people from around the world, in the [...]

Nepal Earthquakes: Lives of Babies and Mothers at Risk

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Nepal Earthquakes: Lives of Babies and Mothers at Risk

At least 70 per cent of birthing centres across the 14 most-affected districts of Nepal have been damaged or destroyed, rising to 90 per cent in some areas. Around twelve babies are being born every hour without access to basic healthcare in the areas of Nepal worst hit by two powerful earthquakes, according to UNICEF, [...]

Can Delhi Government Stop Corruption? No Way.

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Can Delhi Government Stop Corruption? No Way.

Delhi government fails to understand that bureaucratic inefficiency is the worst form of corruption – worse than even bribe. By Rakesh Raman It was Saturday morning on May 16 at around quarter past ten when I called the Delhi phone number 1031. A very polite woman voice greeted me from the other side. The conversation [...]

नरेंद्र मोदी, न जाओ देश छोड़ कर

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नरेंद्र मोदी, न जाओ देश छोड़ कर

    नरेंद्र मोदी, न जाओ देश छोड़ कर मोदी ओ मोदी क्या कर रहे हो तुम यार अपने देश से करो कुछ तो प्यार न जाओ विदेश बार बार   विदेशों की सैर करते करते तुम्हारे तो आ गए अच्छे दिन यहाँ कड़की की हालत में कैसे रहें तुम्हारे बिन अरे मोदी हमारा भी [...]

Is New Delhi the Dirtiest City of the World?

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Is New Delhi the Dirtiest City of the World?

It appears that the entire city of Delhi has become a huge site for dumping debris and its pollution is already killing people at the rate of 25 a day. By Rakesh Raman The World Health Organization (WHO) has labeled India’s capital New Delhi as the world’s most polluted city. And if WHO has the [...]

मेरा पैगाम अरविन्द केजरीवाल के नाम

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मेरा पैगाम अरविन्द केजरीवाल के नाम

मेरा पैगाम अरविन्द केजरीवाल के नाम अरे ओ अरविन्द केजरीवाल करो दिल्ली का ख्याल हमारी जिंदगी हो गई बेहाल कैसे सहेंगे तुम्हे पाँच साल करो दिल्ली का ख्याल करो दिल्ली का ख्याल, अरे केजरीवाल महँगाई से हो रही हाहाकार उस पर बढ़ता भ्रष्टाचार बच्चे, बूढ़े सब लाचार करो दिल्ली का ख्याल करो दिल्ली का ख्याल, [...]

Sachin Tendulkar Brings BMW to ‘Make in India’

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Sachin Tendulkar Brings BMW to ‘Make in India’

Celebrating the ‘Make in India’ initiative, BMW says it has further strengthened its commitment to the Indian market by increasing the level of localisation at BMW Plant Chennai upto 50 percent. Retired cricketer Sachin Tendulkar marked the occasion by assembling a BMW 5 Series using parts from Indian auto component suppliers. The “Make in India” [...]

Nepal Earthquake to Increase Risk of Trafficking

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Nepal Earthquake to Increase Risk of Trafficking

In the wake of the catastrophic earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, April 25, International Justice Mission’s (IJM) staff in Kolkata warns of the potential for increased vulnerability to human trafficking due to a lack of security and resources like food, water, and shelter. “Many people are now homeless, and girls will be lured to [...]

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