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ISIS – Is the Islamic State Really Islamic?

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ISIS – Is the Islamic State Really Islamic?

In his Sept. 10 speech, U.S. President Barack Obama outlined his strategy to combat the terrorists’ threat from ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant or ISIS – Islamic State of Iraq and Syria). Obama said: “ISIL is not Islamic. No religion condones the killing of innocents. And the vast majority of ISIL’s victims [...]

How President Obama’s Analysis Is Wrong on Terrorism

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How President Obama’s Analysis Is Wrong on Terrorism

The reaction from Islamic militants is directly proportional to the American interference in their personal affairs. By Rakesh Raman There’s a strange paradox about U.S. President Barack Obama. In 2009, Obama won the Nobel Prize for peace. But he wants to see violence at every inch of our planet. And that’s what he’s doing. After [...]

How Condoms Reduce Stress and Increase Sexual Pleasure: Watch VIDEO

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How Condoms Reduce Stress and Increase Sexual Pleasure: Watch VIDEO

According to new research released today from the makers of Trojan Brand Condoms, 80 percent of American adults say condom use is important to them, however, only 35 percent report always using a condom. The study, which examined condom attitudes and behaviors among American adults, found that among those with a repeat partner who reported [...]

Al-Qaeda Terror Group Enters India. What Does It Mean to You?

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Al-Qaeda Terror Group Enters India. What Does It Mean to You?

The new al-Qaeda endeavor is aimed to “rescue Muslims from injustice and oppression” in the newly identified areas of South Asia – particularly India. By Rakesh Raman Ayman al-Zawahari – the chief of global terror group al-Qaeda – released a 55-minute video message Thursday announcing the formation of its new wing for Jihad in the [...]

Survey Reveals the State of Indian Education

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Survey Reveals the State of Indian Education

Indian teachers have voiced their opinions on the current state of India’s learning environment through ‘Pearson Voice of Teacher Survey 2014’. They feel that half of the students (50%) entering a class or grade lack the skills (academic, cognitive and vocational) required for that level, signifying low orientation of the system on skill development. This [...]

Hello, Prime Minister Modi. Don’t Bamboozle Me with Your Shallow Words

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Hello, Prime Minister Modi. Don’t Bamboozle Me with Your Shallow Words

If India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is really interested in the development of the country, I expect him to be bold enough and make those promises which can be measured empirically. By Rakesh Raman India is a country of fanatics or fans. Here every Tom, Dick, and Harry is a fan to every other Tom, [...]

Hillary Clinton Voted “Most Likely to be President”

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Hillary Clinton Voted “Most Likely to be President”

As President Obama continues to deal with a number of crises, criticism over his vacation and his job ratings also continue to drift downward. This month, almost one-third of Americans (32%) give the President positive ratings for the overall job he is doing, while almost seven in ten (68%) give him negative ratings. This is [...]

Do Not Curse Indian Cricket Team for Its Defeat in England

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Do Not Curse Indian Cricket Team for Its Defeat in England

Do Not Curse Indian Cricket Team for Its Defeat in England By Rakesh Raman India suffered a crushing 3-1 defeat from England in the 5-match test cricket series that concluded Sunday. People in India are angry with captain M.S. Dhoni and his men who have always given a bad name to the country whenever they [...]

5 Out of 10 Urban Indians Are Trying to Lose Weight: Survey

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5 Out of 10 Urban Indians Are Trying to Lose Weight: Survey

A recent survey conducted by Fitho, a leading wellness services organization, showed that along with increasing weight, there is also increasing awareness and 5 out of 10 urban Indians are trying to lose weight. While 40% of the overweight people have intent to lose weight but are not taking action to control their weight, the [...]

Survey Finds Nearly 1/3 of Adults Admit to Cheating

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Survey Finds Nearly 1/3 of Adults Admit to Cheating

Adult products company Adamandeve.com asked over 1,000 adults if they had ever cheated on a spouse or significant other, and their answers may surprise you. While nearly 33% of those polled (32.47%) admitted they had cheated on their partner, slightly fewer men (30%) than women (34%) said they had cheated. “These results are somewhat shocking, [...]

Survey Confirms Mom and Dad Need More Sex Time

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Survey Confirms Mom and Dad Need More Sex Time

The makers of Trojan Lubricants in collaboration with YourTango released a national survey today, examining the sex lives of American parents. The survey uncovered 78 percent of parents report diminished sex lives after having children. The good news is that sex and pleasure are still a priority to most parents, with 40 percent of parents [...]

What Should be the U.S. Policy on Human Rights?

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What Should be the U.S. Policy on Human Rights?

In a new survey nearly two-thirds of Americans say human rights should be a central feature of U.S. foreign policy. When it comes to the United States being the “world’s policeman” there are certain things that can trigger the U.S. getting involved in another country. In the not-too-distant past, the stories about what might be [...]

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