Among the 58 ministers of the new Narendra Modi government, there is 1 representative from Kerala. I think that is one too many and Modi is being too generous to a state that has decisively voted against him by electing all 20 MPs from the opposition parties. That I am disappointed is an understatement. Like... Continue Reading →
If you are, like me, frustrated with the targeted, ideologically motivated censorship of ideas by big tech, you might be interested in the open source Twitter alternative called Mastodon. May I introduce you to an application of Mastodon
Despite claims of its supporters of standing up for equality and justice, communist politics has always been associated with violence, repression, authoritarianism and intolerance of dissidence. However, there is a tendency to romanticize and justify communist excesses as a deviation rather than its characteristic. Such exercises are generally supported by popular culture in movies, television and books. As also by politically motivated left-liberal academics. Here is my attempt to counter that propaganda.
I see this kind of behavior from my fellow Indians very often. Probably even I indulge in it sometimes. I call this the Bhagat Singh syndrome. You can hear people exclaim that there will no more be another Bhagat Singh who will sacrifice selflessly for the greater good. But if you challenge them, they'll not want their own kid to be that self-sacrificing Bhagat Singh.
Coffee is among the most consumed beverages in the world. For crores of people around the world, their day begins with a cup of coffee. It is supposed to help people get over their morning blues. It is also supposed to make you feel less tired at the end of a long work day. So, how does coffee work? Apart from a feeling of being energized, it seems to have other effects. What are those? Read on to know more.
Kuttiyamma was cremated on a road. Other options available to Hindus in Chengannur, Kerala are donate the body of the dead to medical college or convert to Christianity and use the cemetery. How did Hindus in 'progressive' Kerala reduce to such pitiable state? Read on to know more.
You may have seen many photos of Kerala's CM recently. With Mamata, Babu, Kumaraswamy, Modi. But have you seen a picture of him consoling the families of landslide victims in his home state? No, those don't exist. Want know why? Read on.
Have you ever heard of a public representative that gets her constituents arrested for demanding such a basic civic amenity as a bus stand? You wouldn't have if you don't know the leftists that are currently in power in Kerala. Read along for details.