What were the contributions of Jawaharlal Nehru in achieving freedom?


By Sunil Kumar Let us take a look at Jawaharlal Nehru’s life story(1889–1964). Cynicism left aside due to the current barrage of information detailing his numerous mistakes; I was a great fan of Nehru as a child. And I managed …

Posted in History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Brown Man’s Burden


By Sunil Kumar Reading Shashi Tharoor and Obama the past week; the Brown Man’s Burden surfaced in my consciousness with alarming regularity. Although the only dreams appealing are mine alone; yet the eloquence, deep and probing intellects of these two …

Posted in History, People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do you think the Times of India is sexist?


By Sunil Kumar My Qra answers continued – Seriously; what else could you expect from a newspaper that is in the business of increasing their daily circulation and hyping it every chance they get. However; there is hypocrisy in the …

Posted in People, Q&A | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment