Rakshabandhan

In reference to Mr Jubel D'Cruz's letter dated 10th-16th August 2019, a brother enters into a bond with a sister to protect her in any eventuality, as the bond has social, religious and cultural bearing in response to sister's goodwill for brother's well-being, while 'Raksha', a symbol of their sisterly and brotherly mutual love and respect, is being tied.

The light is extinguished

BJP stalwart Sushma Swaraj, the External Affairs Minister in PM Modi’s last government, passed away at a relatively young age of 67. 

It is a crying shame that politicians and the government are engrossed in big issues like Brexit, climate change, terrorism and rise in crime whilst ignoring the main issue of increasing poverty level in UK. The JRF report has painted a damning...

While Government’s desire to extend “Blue Badge” parking facilities to those who suffer from Mental Health disorder and such other hidden illnesses, like dementia, anxiety, depression, stress and autism, a few among many such illnesses which...

Is changing the leadership of the party be the solution to Brexit crisis!? The EU leader has categorically said that the deal negotiated with PM Teresa May cannot be changed. Jeremy Corbyn is adamant with his stance of no Brexit without a deal....

BBC’s decision to withdraw free licence to over 75 has come as a great surprise, as practically every political party promised in their manifesto to maintain certain privileges enjoyed by pensioners who worked hard during their working life,...

I am really concerned to hear that the Matt Hancock (Health Secretary) is considering forcing parents to immunise their young children by making it compulsory. In my view, this seriously impinges on the civil liberties of both parents and their...

I have noticed recently that again the letters in this column are getting longer and over the set limit of 250 - 500 words. This is happening despite the instructions placed at the bottom of the page. These letters occupy most part of this column...

Yoga plays a very important role in our lives. It makes us fit and healthy. But very few people know about it. Yoga is panacea for all types of physical, mental, emotional, psychic, and psychological imbalances. In the famous documentary on...

The practice of yoga is something that has the power to heal your entire body.  It is the best medicine that any doctor can ever give you and that for any kind of disease that you are suffering from. 

The word 'India' does not define and identify the culture and the country of the majority population, as the development of the word 'India' is quite ambiguous due to foreigners' assumptions based on lack of full knowledge about the culture...



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