In a pattern which has become increasingly familiar in many parts of India, but particularly in Gujarat, once again in the run-up to the assembly by elections in Gujarat, a number of Muslim youth were picked up by police officials in plain clothes, illegally detained and severely tortured, before they were sent to judicial custody. (more…)
Archive for September, 2009
Nobody else could have used such titles that he uses for his articles.
Saudi Arabia has set up a new research university, a multibillion dollar co-educational venture built on the promise of scientific freedom.
The King Abdullah Science and Technology University (Kaust) – complete with state-of-the-art laboratories, the world’s 14th fastest supercomputer, and one of the biggest endowments worldwide – is scheduled to officially open on Wednesday.
Only drums used, if you’re worried.
My Judgement is often flawed, but that’s all I’ve got.
Claiming that it’s perfect won’t make it so.
NYT has obliquely admitted that Afghanistan is now a US colony.