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India-Pak dialogue: Walking the Talk

July 29, 2011 admin 0

By Subha Singh* The India-Pakistan Foreign Ministers meeting in New Delhi ended without much hype. While External Affairs Minister, SM Krishna said that the talks had been “useful” and on the right track, his young Pakistani counterpart, was more upbeat about the bilateral dialogue process. And described her talks as Read more ………

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Norway: Lessons from a Successful Lone Wolf Attacker

July 29, 2011 admin 0

By Scott Stewart STRATFOR On the afternoon of July 22, a powerful explosion ripped through the streets of Oslo, Norway, as a large improvised explosive device (IED) in a rented van detonated between the government building housing the prime minister’s office and Norway’s Oil and Energy Department building. According to Read more ………

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Prez Pratibha Patil Voluntarily Declares Her Assets

July 27, 2011 admin 0

Pratibha Patil has become the first President in the world to voluntarily declare the details of her assets and thus has set an example for the world,particularly to India’s neighbors.. Patil, who was elected President of the largest democracy four years back, has posted the details of her movable and Read more ………

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Evolutionary Biology and ‘God Speaks’

July 27, 2011 admin 0

The Word of God And The Mind of Man By SURENDRA BHATNAGAR I am a biologist, committed to view things in their evolutionary perspective. I joined teaching in a college in 1958 and met Meher Baba a year later. I read His ‘God speaks’ number of times and compared the Read more ………

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The Murdoch Scandal

July 21, 2011 admin 0

Chris Marsden and Julie Hyland For the last few days, the British public has been told that parliament has reasserted authority over Rupert Murdoch’s media empire and finally called the multibillionaire to order. Some have gone so far as to exclaim that Murdoch’s appearance before a parliamentary select committee Tuesday, Read more ………

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The Red Falcon

July 11, 2011 admin 0

By SADIA DEHLVI Centuries ago, the Qalandar mystics emerged as a separate movement of Sufism with a distinctive style of dress and behaviour. Shaykh Jamaluddin and Hasan al Jawaliqi of Iran rank among the celebrated Qalandars. Bu Ali Shah Qalandar of Panipat migrated from Iraq to India. Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Read more ………