Islamic terrorism in India

Democracy

Rakesh Maria should be arrested for conducting activities which are terror related: Advocate Pracha

This article by M Reyaz has been copied from TwoCircles.net because there appear to be fears of Mumbai police getting it censored. New Delhi: Senior lawyer Mehmood Pracha, who is defending German bakery bomb blast case convict Mirza Himayat Beg for his innocence, has demanded that the current Mumbai Police Commissioner should be “arrested as […]

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Politics & Political Commentary

26/11 and what it says about us

After 26/11 we had many intentions about improved functioning. A week or so ago, a man murdered his ex-wife INSIDE a women’s police station and escaped. A Hindustan Times article quotes G K Pillai that we can’t prevent another 26/11. US didn’t provide adequate information. The response of our security forces still is out of scrutiny. When Keenan […]

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Percentage of time devoted to rural news on TV
Media

Standard response to crisis

Questioning our knee jerk response to emergency situations, its impact and exploring more functional alternatives.

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To the Spirit of Mumbai

Today, the 14th of July 2011. 3 blasts in Mumbai. Kabootarkhana, Zaveri Bazar and Opera house. 21 dead and 101 injured at last count. So, by now, newspapers, TV Channels are all blaring news about the blasts, the dead, injured, speculation, accusations, allegations, and what nots. So naturally, I will not talk about it. What I […]

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Cordon at Taj Mahal hotel during Mumbai 26/11 Attack
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Politics & Political Commentary

Indian Media!!! I can’t believe this!!!

Awesome, Isn’t it? How much of a fool can the media make of themselves? The whole Mumbai nightmare has been faithfully punctuated by bad reporting by the media. One terrorist killed at Taj. Seven. uh, it was two. Two! Which two? I thought four…. but that wasn’t at Taj! That was at Oberoi……… If you […]

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