Category Archive: From the Heart

An hour with history

Amit Ranjan, Ph D, researches and writes on international affairs. He can be reached at amitranjan.jnu@gmail.com. Usually, a discussion on the Partition of India in 1947 begins and ends with holding Gandhi, Nehru… Continue reading

Love Is Not A Crime: Protect The Rights Of Sexuality Minorities

An appeal to preserve diversity, harmony and human rights We, the civil society groups, sexuality groups, media organisations, human rights organisations, people’s movements and literary and cultural personalities of Kerala are deeply shocked… Continue reading

An Appeal for restraint to all by the family and friends of Khurshid Anwar

We are friends, family and well-wishers of the late Dr. Khurshid Anwar.  We have come together to keep alive the memory of his signal contribution to peace, secularism and communal harmony in the… Continue reading

Muhammad Ali on Nelson Mandela’s Passing

I am deeply saddened by the passing of Mr. Mandela. His was a life filled with purpose and hope; hope for himself, his country and the world. He inspired others to reach for… Continue reading

Indian society is regressive for women: Mallika Sherawat

“As a woman, I should lie about the state of women that’s in our country? So I didn’t lie. I said the truth.” Mallika Sherawat

बस यादें, यादें रह जाती हैं…

नवीन रमण शिक्षण का काम छोड़कर हरियाणा के क़स्बों की ज़िंदगी के विभिन्न पहलूओं के दस्तावेज़ बनाने में लगे हैं. उनसे naveen21.com[at]gmail.com पर संपर्क किया जा सकता है.  मैं एक अदृश्य दुनिया में,न… Continue reading

Sachin Tendulkar’s farewell speech: Full text

Full text of Sachin Tendulkar‘s farewell speech at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai All my friends. Settle down let me talk, I will get more and more emotional (crowd gets louder as he composes himself).… Continue reading

Nehru achieved what he wanted just to lose it in JNU

Sushil Jha is a journalist with BBC. He can be reached at sushilkumar.jha@gmail.com. Let me confess something very seriously. The first time in my life I felt the importance of my surname was… Continue reading

जो जो गए बहुरि नहि आए…

राजेन्द्र यादव (28 अगस्त 1929-28 अक्टूबर 2013)  आदरणीय राजेंद्र जी से वरिष्ठ पत्रकार सैयद मो इरफ़ान की बातचीत (साभार- राज्यसभा टीवी)

‘नी ऊथाँ वाले टूर जाण गे’

प्रकाश के रे बरगद के संपादक हैं. अमिताभ बच्चन और रेखा की कहानी एक दूसरे के बिना अधूरी है, चाहे यह कहानी उनके कैरियर की हो या ज़िंदगी की. इनके बारे में जब… Continue reading

Rabindranath Tagore’s Address Recorded on Film

Watch and Listen to Rabindranath Tagore A rare video Please note: Audio begins at 2:26