#JNUStories no 14. Half burnt Cigarettes.

There is no doubt that JNU is one of the best institutions of India, thanks to huge funding done by UGC. Science departments apply for patents on...

Ananda Coomaraswamy

“Ananda Coomaraswamy!” said my friend Rohit on Twitter, “You haven’t heard of him? Read him! Dance of Siva is his best book!” Over the next few days I...

Manufacturing scandals for political patrons – #LopakExclusive

The factory of lies and conspiracies is working furiously again. Months after unsuccessfully trying to damage BJP by leveling false allegations against party chief Amit Shah over...

नमामि गंगे !

'राम तेरी गंगा मैली हो गई, नालों के भार ढ़ोते ढ़ोते' ... जी हाँ, मनुष्य के पाप धुले या न धुले पर कई नालों के पाप धो...

The sound and the fury of the BT Cotton hullabaloo

Bt cotton is a genetically modified organism (GMO) cotton variety. It was the first GM crop variety to get approval for commercialisation in India. What is Bt cotton? Bacillus...

Scientific thoughts in Vaidika Philosophy – 2

In the Part-1 we discussed about different Indian philosophies and how nyaaya and vaisheshika formed the base of logical scientific thinking. We also discussed how vaisheshika proposed...

For Your Help: FAQs on Demonetisation

1. What is demonetisation? Demonetisation, in simple terms, is the process whereby a particular currency- wholly or any of its denomination- ceases to be a legal tender. Once...

26/11 मुंबई हमलो की ज़िम्मेदारी किसकी?

अगर हमारे पड़ोसी के घर भी अगर किसी की मृत्यु हुई हो तो हम किसी भी प्रकार का उत्सव समारोह मनाने में झिझकते हैं। संकोच लगता है...

जय छठी मैया !

यदि आप बम्बई या दिल्ली में रहते हैं तो पाएँगे की दीवाली की लम्बी छुट्टियाँ बीत जाने के बाद भी सड़कें खाली हैं और यदि पटना या...

Malt Of India, Introduction to Indian Malt Whisky

My love for whisky started during my stay in UK, over the year,  I have become an advocate of whisky on my regular Weekend Spiritual Guidance on...