Monthly Archives: October 2012

If you don’t vote, will it be ‘by the people’?

http://bangalore.citizenmatters.in/articles/view/4612-voter-and-rolls-government-by-the-people is the first part of a series of articles I am writing  for Citizen Matters Advertisements

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Frighten the Little Mouse

Kumar is an efficient and dedicated officer in a nationalised bank. He is recognised at national level for his contribution to rural development. He has refused promotions that would move him away from his work in villages. He spends part … Continue reading

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Bhagavad Geetha in Gettysburg

U.S. President Abraham Lincoln delivered The Gettysburg Address during the American Civil War, on November 19, 1863. This is accepted as one of the greatest speeches ever. The text of the speech has only 246 words in ten sentences. It is both a … Continue reading

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A School with a Difference

On the birth centenary of Swami Vivekananda, on 12 Jan 1963, leading industrialists and social reformers like late Lala Hans Raj and Dr. Suraj Prakash founded Bharat Vikas Parishad. It is a service oriented, non-political, socio-cultural voluntary organisation, dedicated to development and … Continue reading

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