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Bankim Chandra and Vande Mataram

Vande Mataram, Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, Acharya Kriplani, Khudiram Bose, Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Madan Lal Dhingra, Curzon Wyllie, Veer Savarkar, Andamans, Sister Nivedita, Bhikaji Cama, Lala Har Dayal, Gadar Party, G.K. Gokhale, South Africa, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Janaganamana, Rabindranath Tagore, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, national anthem, Anand Math, Sanyasi Revolt, British East India Company, Battle of Plassey, Barisal, Lord Curzon, Surendranath Bannerjee, Sir Bipin Chandra Pal,
Bankim Chandra's Vande Mataram: A political fallout

Just two words—Vande Mataram—by Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, who has his 179th birth anniversary (June 26, 1838) this Monday, tells a lot about we the

“Nehru Conspiracy” & Dr. Mookerjee’s death

Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Bharatiya Jana Sangh, Bharatiya Janata Party, J & K, Amit Shah, Sambit Patra, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Sheikh Abdullah, Dr. M. S. Golwalkar,  Nehru-Liaqat Pact, Dr. Koenraad Elst, East Bengal, West Bengal, East Pakistan, Hindu Mahasabha, Indian National Congress, Quit India Movement, Non-Cooperation Movement, Civil Disobedience Movement, Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy, Bengal Muslim League, Great Calcutta Killings, Noakhali Riots, Great Bengal Famine of 1943, Ispaha
Dr. Shyama Prasad Mookerjee (centre) with Nehru and Sardar Patel

Dr.

How Express "curated" Roy’s tweet

Indian Express, Tathagata Roy, Tripura, Governor, Civil War, Dr. Syama Prasad Mookherjee, The Great Calcutta Killings, the Noakhali Hindu Genocide, Bharatiya Jana Sangh, RSS, Bharatiya Janata Party
Express front page story (left) and Dr. Syama Prasad Mookherjee

Indian Express could barely suppress its glee and smirk when today it front-paged a tweet by Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy which stated that “Hindu-Muslim p

Putin the most powerful person on planet

Vladimir Putin, US Democratic Party, CIA, FBI, Trump, Federal Reserve, Wall Street,
If Putin was influencing US elections what was CIA, NSA doing???

It must be wonderful being Vladimir Putin and being the most powerful person on earth. And not even have to say so yourself.

Guha and the Gandhi he hides

Rahul Gandhi and the “colonized mind”

Rahul Gandhi, RSS, Bhagwad Gita, Upanishads, Sonia Gandhi, Raajiv Gandhi, Indira Gandhi, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Dharma, Humpty-Dumpty, Michel Danino, Macaulay Doctrine, Fake Aryan Invasion Theory, Gregory series, Pell’s equation, Siddhantic period, Aryuveda, Siddha, Harappan times, Ananda Coomaraswamy, BJP, West, colonists, Islam
Reading sacred texts for political fights. Pic courtesy AsiaNet.

So we read this comic-tragic news the other day that Rahul Gandhi is reading Bhagwad Gita and Upanashids to counter Rashtriya Swayam Sangh (RSS) and Bharatiy

Absurd rebuttal: Express has eggs on face

Indian Express, Judge Mahesh Chandra Sharma, Rajasthan High Court, rattail combs, Rudie Steiner, Dr. Vijayalakhsmi, Dr. Kanti Sen Sharaf, Shirovich, Surabhi Goshalas
Indian Express is losing face everyday

Indian Express today wrote a

The Looting machine called capitalism

Capitalism, American property rights, Gulf, Walton County, Florida, Apple, Nike, Fukushima, Gulf of Mexico, Apalachicola, Florida
Capitalism is bringing humanity to grief

I have come to the conclusion that capitalism is successful primarily because it can impose the majority of the costs associated with its economic activities

Don't read books, if you're not ready to forget them

Battle, word, love, death, uncertainty, solitude
A life which is no longer his own

(As the world gets broken up between ideologies; armies in readiness to lock horns, the man and his basic life is box-fitted to suit agendas.

Mr Sibal, you ain't fooling anyone!

Kapil Sibal, 2G, 66A IT Act, Supreme Court,UPA, Hindutva, Hinduism, Jadavpur University,Professor Ambikesh Mohapatra, Anees Trivedi, Anna Hazare, Mamta Bannerjee, Una, Dadri, Alwar, CAG, CBI, Shivraj Patil, TRAI, A. Raja, spectrum allocation, Majrooh Sultanpur, Arthur Jail Road, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Article 19 (1), Times of India
Kapil Sibal: a classic case of pot calling the kettle black

Kapil Sibal, former telecom minister in the UPA government, in an