Secularism in a political context means, A country where religion does not play a part in law making. A country who does not base its laws on religion or cite an official religion is secular.
Lately i was looking at some of my Friend’s profiles in facebook and why not. I remember we were going to the same school. With some friends i attended school for 10 plus years. There were a very few number of friends who I still […]
My grandfather left us exactly one year ago. To commemorate his services to the literary world, my parents and immediate family members have registered an NGO named Panmana foundation. Grandfather’s full name was Panmana Ramachandran Nair, but people came to call him affectionately by his […]
As a rule, I try to befriend people who have no certain political views. People who don’t care about politics, but are interested in knowing what kind of a person You really are. If someone seems to have far right political views, I am a […]
The word democracy is Greek in Origin. Democracy is an ever evolving term. People have many different definitions of it. But the following are some of the most essential features of true democracy-
These words came from Gandhi. It’s interesting to note that in a country where cow’s are considered holy, other animals like dogs, and cats are treated with less respect or even outright ignored. If You have been to India, You might have noticed dogs wandering […]
There was a time when I was a student, where I would be living from one allowance to the another. After paying for rent at the dormitory, I would have enough money left for some food and a couple of other measly expenses. Forget about […]
Everyday at work, or while travelling by tram/ bus, i do the following. I go to google news section, and type the following keywords. First India. I would read about the latest political developments in my country. Then it’s Pakistan. Followed by China. I am […]