As more colleges mix and match subjects, students are flaunting their new colours
Sachin Tendulkar was called a run-making machine because whenever he came to the pitch, people knew he would make runs. Shivraj Singh Chouhan is an announcement-making machine. Whenever he is on the field, he starts making announcements.
Almost every political party takes the middle class for granted. Robin Hood style, they take from the middle class and pass it on as welfare schemes to the poor. By doing this, they hope to win more votes than the people they upset. However, fuel prices matter to all Indians now more than ever before.
The critics of the RSS are deluded in thinking that the sangh’s fortunes are dependent on power politics. Had it been so, the RSS would not have been the strongest in Kerala or could not have expanded in India’s northeast.
The reason to protest the unacceptably high prices of fuel today is a valid one. However, the way such a protest is carried out needs serious introspection. Violence condoned in one instance legitimises violence in another.
I am not suffering from rising fuel prices as I am a minister. I may suffer if I lose my ministerial post.
Anxiety and depression are clinical disorders and not bad karma, as some people say. If someone really wants to help, then avoid saying things like ‘go, watch a movie’, or ‘try to stay happy’. It actually makes us sadder.