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My experiments with tea saplings in Bangalore

My experiments with tea saplings in Bangalore

U.S. Moinuddin   A fascination which I had developed as a child to grow tea plants in Bangalore took me to the sprawling tea estates of Ooty. Here, I purchased… Read more »

Festival in Bangalore Massacre in Palestine

Festival in Bangalore Massacre in Palestine

By: Marcy Newman Bangalore moves forward with its month-long ‘Israel 66 Film Festival’ amidst the collective ‘punishment’ of Palestinian civilians living in a hermetically sealed, open-air prison from which they cannot flee…. Read more »

Holy Month of Ramadan and Diabetes

Holy Month of Ramadan and Diabetes

The holy month of Ramadan is one of the most important and reflective times in the Islamic calendar and commemorates the revelation of the Holy Quran.  In the Quran Chapter… Read more »

Let us become the masters of our destiny

Let us become the masters of our destiny

Asaduddin Owaisi I am of the view that BJP is a majoritarian party. There is an attempt for a majoritarian form of democracy over participatory form. It raises our anxieties… Read more »

Modi Wins 2014 Elections: Victory of Development or Divisiveness

Modi Wins 2014 Elections: Victory of Development or Divisiveness

Ram Puniyani The results of Parliamentary Elections are very interesting. With 31% vote share BJP-Modi won 282 Parliament seats, Congress with 19% vote share got 44 seats, BSP polled 4.1… Read more »

Historic Opportunity for Muslims in India: Engage Positively with Hindutva on the basis of  Faith, Justice and Noble Work  (Iman, Insaf and Ihsan)

Historic Opportunity for Muslims in India: Engage Positively with Hindutva on the basis of Faith, Justice and Noble Work (Iman, Insaf and Ihsan)

Dr. (Rank) Nazeer Ahmed { Prof. Dr. Rank Nazeer Ahmed, one of the incisive thinkers of the times, offers a bold and far reaching vision for the Muslims of India… Read more »

Three Hermits in a Forest

Three Hermits in a Forest

Dr. (Rank) Nazeer Ahmed The students sat in a semicircle in the courtyard of the mosque after the fajr prayer, waiting for their sheikh. It was a beautiful morning. Pigeons… Read more »

Padma Bhushan Dr. Ghulam Yazdani – A Hero Ignored

Padma Bhushan Dr. Ghulam Yazdani – A Hero Ignored

Dr. Rehaman Patel  Bidar, the capital city of Bahmani Sultanate in North Karnataka was ruined. The six hundred year old beautiful monuments of Bahmani and Barid Shahi were rebuilt by… Read more »

Politics of a city or state

Politics of a city or state

Shah Waliullah Translated by Prof. Dr. (Rank) Nazeer Ahmed Note: Shah Waliullah was one of the most influential reformers of the subcontinent who lived during the waning years of the Mughal Empire… Read more »

Be a big dreamer, set goals and achieve

Be a big dreamer, set goals and achieve

D. M. Iqbal If you see the achievements of some of the achievers and successful persons, they all were great and big dreamers. Always remember, every person has the strength,… Read more »