Summary Posts of the last Week
Here is a quick summary of the posts I wrote last week. I may not post on Monday/Tuesday (computer gone for repairs plus holiday mood) but I am going to try! Hope you all have a grand time this new years. Cheers to 2008!!
Sonia where are you headed?
The other day in Mumbai I came across a banner wishing all of us a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. A stark reminder for us the people that is the boss, not the P.M. Dr. Manmohan Singh. Well, we know that already…if Sonia is the boss, then she might as well become the boss. Let’s drop the pretences, let’s stop being hypocritical. And let her face the music that comes with becoming the first P.M of foreign origin…
The assassination of Benazir
Benazir was never safe in Pakistan and she must have known it. But she still took a chance. She must have realised how great a gamble it was when the first attempt to murder her took place. But by then it was too late to go back. Going back would have meant letting down her supporters and running away from the battlefield…
A greater focus on disease rather than on health?
The correct question to ask ourselves is:
What are the foods that give us good health? and not
What are the foods that cause disease?
Why is disease so prevalent today? Has this always been the case ? If not, who or what are the civilizations that achieved excellent health? And what were the foundations behind their good health?
Photographs of Hyderabad
These are a few photographs of Hyderabad city in Southern India. The first one is the view of the city from Golconda Fort…
Tips to avoid being cheated while shopping
All of us at one time or the other have have fallen victim to tantalizing offers by traders or have got taken in by misleading advertising. Here’s a reminder of the traps we could fall into, many of which we are familiar with but still get caught in!
A third life for Narendra Modi
Everyone was expecting a victory for Chief Minister Narendra Modi, but Modi did more than that, he led his party in Gujarat to resounding victory by winning win 117 seats in the 182-member state assembly. It was the fourth time for his party, the BJP. Modi was expected to just scrape through but he only lost a few seats as compared to the 2002 elections…