Monthly Archives: December 2008

26/11 And Urdu Press

26/11 has evolved Urdu journalism: this was the first time that leading newspapers devoted many special pages to a tragedy. News was not just covered from the ‘Muslim point of view’ as is widely believed, but from the human angle as well. Continue reading

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Legality Of Md Mukkaram’s Shooting

Killing of a youth in Bangalore by army personnel raises questions about the response as well as the media coverage of the incident. Continue reading

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A Wish For The Year 2009

Looking back at 2008 we find it was a year full of wars, attacks and crises. Lets hope that coming years will be better for the world. Continue reading

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Creating The Poor’s Best Company Globally

Conversation with Irfan Alam, the founder of SammaN Foundation and winner of the Zee TV Business Baazigar Award. Continue reading

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Entrepreneuring India

Irfan Alam the founder and chairman of SammaaN Foundation came up with an innovative idea and transformed it into a successful business model that allows poor rickshaw-pullers to live a life with dignity. Continue reading

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Recession in India: Challenges & Opportunities Galore

The global economic recession has taken its toll on the Indian economy that has led to multi-crore loss in business and export orders and tens of thousands of job losses and shaken up the investment regime Continue reading

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Home Care Management of Running Nose

A home made remedy for stopping the damage caused by cold internally Continue reading

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War hysteria and outrages

A hysteria is being created by some to have a war with Pakistan. This is no solution and there need to be more novel ways of handling the situation. Also the same people need to apply the same principles to introspect the internal acts of terror Continue reading

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Mumbai Terrorist Attack: How Long With This Charade Go On?

Enough is enough. Our people and institutions have suffered too long from terrorism. The time has come for us to take effective steps. India is not short in brain power to stop this terrorism juggernaut. Continue reading

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Antulay or No Antulay – Politics or no Politics

A tribute to Mr. Karkare and questions that his death raises Continue reading

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