Aam Aadmi Party, ex Bureaucrats and Politics Yesterday night, I was shocked to watch and hear Arvind Kejriwal’s comments in the TV show Aap Ki Adalat.
Now an Income Tax Officer is arrested for taking bribe Now, an Income Tax Officer is arrested in Thane for taking bribe . The following news item gives the facts.
How to Fight Corruption Corruption is big news today. A lot is being written and said about corruption. Why is Bribery and Corruption Flourishing in India
Kashmir of South India I had heard a lot about Munnar, the beautiful hill station in South India. And although I had visited places very close to Munnar, such as Theni (Tamil Nadu) – only about an hour’s drive from… Read more ›
Sanyasi or Politician ……. When I was Chief Commissioner of Income Tax I, Chennai in 2005, I was invited to Baba Ramdev’s discourses in Chennai and to receive his blessings. Some how, I could not attend it. The people who… Read more ›
Tibetans in India – High Court to the rescue of The Tibetan Refugees in India have been facing a peculiar dilemma. Even though many of them are born in India and acquire Indian citizenship by birth, they have to describe… Read more ›
Jodhpur – Land of Sand and Sand Dunes For a long time now, I had been planning to ride across the deserts and over the sand dunes in Rajasthan, atop our one humped camels. I narrowed down my search to… Read more ›
When we think of caves, we visualize locations in inaccessible places hidden amidst deep forests. Some caves were carved out in inaccessible places because of fear of prosecution by kings and rulers of different faiths, or due to the… Read more ›
Strawberry Country Mahabaleshwar is the largest and one of the most popular hill stations of Maharashtra. It is situated at an altitude of 1372 metres above sea level – about 5 hours drive from Mumbai. Mahabaleshwar has a cool… Read more ›
Earliest Human Settlements in India The Bhimbetka Caves, or Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, (also known as ‘Bhim Baithaka’ meaning Bhim’s seat), located at the southern edge of the Vindhyachal Hills, 45 km south of Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, contain 15,000… Read more ›
The Golden City Where would you go if you wanted to see sand, desert and sand dunes in India?The best place is Jaisalmer – in the middle of Thar Desert in Rajasthan.JaisalmerThe small town of Jaisalmer, nicknamed “The… Read more ›
Enigmatic land of Sand and Snow In the first part, I gave an overview of Ladakh and took the reader east of Leh to Changla Pass and Pangong Lake. In the second part, I wrote about some wonderful… Read more ›