| 2009 | January

  • Nandan Nilekani’s ideas for India’s future

    The NY Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winning author Thomas Friedman has this to say about Nandan Nilekani: “Seattle has Bill. Bangalore has Nandan. What makes Nilekani unique? For me it comes down to one phrase: great explainer.” Nandan Nilekani, the visionary co-founder of outsourcing pioneer Infosys, explains four brands of ideas that will determine…

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  • Defiance – Beginning of freedom (English Movie)

    A powerful, gripping adventure that showcases the extra-ordinary true story of Bielski brothers. The three brothers were simple farmers, who narrowly escaped the Nazis, and turned into revolutionaries and fought for the freedom of their people. Daniel Craig (James Bond: The Quantum Solace) stars as Tuvia Bielski, an ordinary citizen who turns to become a…

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  • Britain to oppose IMF loan to Sri Lanka

    Sri Lanka continued to remain in the bad books around the world. It has been more than two months since the countries President Rajapakse declared victory in the war against the Tamil rebels. However, he has not announced any political power sharing for the Tamils, while the army continues to hold a large population of Tamils…

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  • What “A Wednesday” (Hindi Movie Review)

    After watching “A Wednesday” – Hindi movie, I just have two words to describe it – “absolutely captivating.“ Yes. Naseeruddin Shah – one of India’s finest actor strikes again with one of this best performance. Director Neeraj Pandey’s narration and the tone set in every frame is intriguing. The movie has a unique storyline which…

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  • Mammootty, Mohanlal and Kerala Politics

    Mollywood super stars – Mammootty and Mohanlal have reached several peaks in their individual film career of more that three decades. Apart from their exceptional contribution to Malayalam film industry, both of them are successful businessman, environmentalist, humanitarian ambassadors and more importantly they care for the betterment of Keralites. Mammootty is a film actor, producer…

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  • Roadblocks to Women’s Reservation Bill

    The topic of Gender Equality has gained much prominence in this century. Every progressive nation is working towards achieving equality for women in all aspects of the social structure. However the reality is that women are still far behind in many areas in most nations and there are still some big roadblocks to clear. The…

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  • Same Sex Marriage & Indian Secularism

    A two-judge Bench comprising Chief Justice A P Shah and Justice S Muralidhar of the Delhi High Court made the following “thought provoking” quote while decriminalizing homosexuality among consenting adults which was earlier a criminal offence punishable with even life imprisonment. Popular morality or public disapproval of certain acts is not a valid justification for restriction…

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