Growing at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 25 per cent, the summer camps industry size is likely to touch Rs. 1,000 crore by 2017-18 from the current level of Rs. 400 crore due to working absent parents, higher disposable incomes, rising awareness, according to the Assocham Social Development Foundation (ASDF).
Ironically, in its fight for the right to bear arms the American gun lobby has decided to take the help of Mahatma Gandhi's principle of Satyagraha! Aadm Kokesh who is a gun enthusiast has asked 1000 pro-gun supporters to march across the Potomac carrying loaded rifles on July 4. Kokesh, an ex-US marine activist, has vowed that if their march is stopped by the police the participants will respond with Gandhian principle of 'Satyagraha'.
Hundreds of Kenyan demonstrators released two dozen piglets at the gates of the nation's parliament and poured blood on the pavement on May14 to protest demands by newly elected lawmakers for a wage hike. Police had a hard time in controlling the protesters who were shouting slogans against the parliamentarians.