Rajiv Malhotra has been in the news, specially on-line and SMS for the wrong reasons but sending out right signals. Why has he become so important for Indology academics that they are fuming at him suddenly?
Amish Tripathi, the much celebrated author of blockbuster 'Meluha' series has now launched a new series on Lord Ram, whom he refers to as 'Shri Ramchandra'. The first of this series is Scion of Ikshavaku.
There has been spate of articles and demonstrations demanding same-sex marriage as a fall-out of Supreme Court judgement in USA. It is, as if, pent-up frustration of people with different sexual orientation burst forth. There is no doubt that this community, referred now a days as LGBT, has suffered persecution and ridicule from the main stream society; and sometimes also criminal prosecution. It's a highly sensitive matter and needs to be dealt with in sensitive way.