Reservation how far justified
Pallavi Sharma, Wed, 22 Aug 2007
Issue of reservation in higher central educational institutions is not settled yet which was triggered by the Central Educational institutions (reservation in admission) 2006 bill providing 27% reservation to OBCâ€™s. The bill was passed by the govt...
Tryst with destiny -- free but divided
Binita Tiwari, Tue, 14 Aug 2007
"Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we will redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to
To whom shall a woman ask of Accountabilityâ€¦her Father, Brother or Husband??
Binita Tiwari, Mon, 13 Aug 2007
Todayâ€™s head lineâ€¦..Tarveen Suri being attacked by two men. Yet another woman fighting for her life in a hospital. She will survive or succumb to the injuriesâ€¦.among promises that steps will be taken to
Religious Extremism at its Paramountcy
Binita Tiwari, Sat, 11 Aug 2007
â€œNo my writings have never caused catastrophic tragedies like riots. Whatever happens, happens only to me. The consequent punishment for my writings has to be borne only by me. It is my house that catches fire. I am the one who has to
LOC Will Melt at Wagah-Attari Border on Independence Day
Binita Tiwari, Fri, 10 Aug 2007
LoC and music! Sounds queer. We hear only shots, killings and every filthy sound which creates fear. Music will wave in the air of border on Independence Day and LoC will melt for a while, as Indians and Pakistanis are gathering for the