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Pune Eateries: Food Safety Standards Are Dangerously Low
Major Mathew Oommen(retd)
Unlike many of my family members and friends, I have a pretty strong digestive system being an army man. Immune system also appears to be not too bad, as I do not fall sick that often. We all like to go out, dine at nice places and have an enjoyable weekend. But what…Continue
The Low Intensity Blasts in Pune Are Not Mere Mischief!
The low Intensity blast that took place in the thickly populated area of J M Road in Pune has many connotations and should not be taken as a mere mischief, as misread by the police commissioner. The terrorists entrenched in our society, wanted to send a warning to the government that regardless of change of guard in…Continue
Nation can Ill-afford a Descendant’s Rule ‘At Any Cost’
The question of heir-apparent, Rahul Gandhi, declaring himself now ready to share larger responsibilities in governance of this country – either through organizational role or by being part of the cabinet- is indeed rather strange and unusual. It appears that this orchestrated declaration is part of a planned programme of thrusting…Continue
Are We Not Ashamed of The Pernicious Practice of Manual Scavenging?
Major Mathew Oommen
We, indeed, were under the impression that the ‘Varna and Jati’ system do not have any more legitimacy in our country, as considerable social re-engineering has been achieved after independence. We also believed…Continue