Archive for: September 2014

The emasculating effect of ahimsa (Part 8)

Allow me to quote the inimitable and irrepressible Meghnad Desai. He has commented on the way the Indian authorities dealt with Union Carbide and the callous and conniving manner in which the government of the day allowed Warren Anderson to get away scot-free.

This is what he has stated in his weekly column that was published in The Indian Express on Sunday, 20 June, 2010. Continue Reading..


Cliff Samuel
An article by:
Cliff Samuel

Ice Bucket: Adding to the NPI (narcissistic personality inventory) on FB

Facebook has been a revolution over the last decade and has changed the way people socialize, keep in touch, do business & market themselves, their products and services.

I will not deny that I have been a FB user, though a sparse one, yet a user from the times it was launched for the university students in the US back in 2002 timeframe.

Being in the tech industry, I tend to always believe that “logic prevails” and hence when I started seeing the Facebook evolution, I’d try and apply logic to people’s posts, them posting photos, announcing their whereabouts, posting their current status and moods to the world, but couldn’t connect logic with any of the above. Continue Reading..


Hemant Samtani
An article by:
Hemant Samtani