125 years ago, on 14th November was born one of the most charismatic man in one of the most wealthiest families of Allahabad who was destined to guide the destiny of India for quite sometime. Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, the rich aristocrat chose to give up a life of ease to participate in India's struggle for freedom, going many times to jail.
Today is World Diabetes Day. Diabetes is called a silent killer because its symptoms are generally missed. One does not know whether he has Diabetes. Thus, the person does not go for treatment and gets killed silently. It is also a dangerous killer because it could lead to multi-organ failure.
It was exactly 25 years ago that Berlin Wall between West Germany and East Germany was broken. After quarter of a century, I am reflecting on whether a similar wall between India and Pakistan or that between India and Bangladesh can be broken i.e. can Pakistan, India and Bangladesh be merged into one country, Akhand Bharat? The answer is a plain "No".