Archive for June, 2015

As the world celebrates the advent of the month of Ramzan, my mind goes back to a day last month when I visited the Cheraman mosque in Kerala. I am reminded of a plaque on the wall announcing that the mosque was set up in 629 AD, which, in case   Read More ...

Categories: Politics, Random walk

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In just 9 months in 1971, the Pakistani army killed 3 million people in what was then known as East Pakistan and is now known as Bangladesh. Contrast this with Hitler’s atrocities when 6 million Jews were killed between 1941 and 1945. For the sheer intensity of the atrocities, for   Read More ...

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“You Can Get a Pilot License in India After Just 35 Minutes in Air,” screamed the headline in the Bloomberg yesterday. “Indian Trainee Pilots Passed After Just 35 Minutes Flight Time, Report Says,” Time magazine said, quoting the Bloomberg report. Just when things seem to be looking up for the   Read More ...

Categories: Random walk, XBRL

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