Posts by Vijeta Uniyal  (Page 15)
 

Islamic Jihad on Global Warming

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Posted by    Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 11:30am 8/27/2015 at 11:30am

Spiritual leaders of Islam have now come together and spoken in unison against the greatest evil of our times. If you are waiting for these ‘holy men’ to condemn radical Islam or atrocities committed by Islamic State (ISIS) please don’t hold your breath just yet.

UK-based Guardian newspaper reports that Islamic scholars...

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“Noakhali Day” – Young Hindus reclaiming erased memory of genocide

http://time.com/3879963/vultures-of-calcutta-the-gruesome-aftermath-of-indias-1946-hindu-muslim-riots/
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Posted by    Monday, August 24, 2015 at 11:30am 8/24/2015 at 11:30am
http://time.com/3879963/vultures-of-calcutta-the-gruesome-aftermath-of-indias-1946-hindu-muslim-riots/

Recently, the Indian city of Calcutta witnessed a large demonstration marking the 69th anniversary of an infamous event, noted in the history books as the Great Calcutta Killings, and The Week of Long Knives.

The initial riots in Calcutta alone claimed some 10,000 lives. In subsequent weeks and months a million more...

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Greenpeace brings Climate Change Jihad to India

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Posted by    Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 11:30am 8/20/2015 at 11:30am

If you are following mainstream media in the U.S. or Europe, you will get an impression that a thuggish Indian government is shaking down the helpless environmental activist group Greenpeace.

The UK-based Guardian newspaper ran a story recently titled “India’s war on Greenpeace”, detailing a long litany of charges alleging India of investigating...

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India seeks Israeli help to become next “Start Up Nation”

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/for-pm-modi-advice-from-leader-of-start-up-nation-1208451
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Posted by    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 10:00am 8/18/2015 at 10:00am
http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/for-pm-modi-advice-from-leader-of-start-up-nation-1208451

While Europe has been busy targeting Israeli researchers, artists and filmmakers in recent days, Asian countries like India, China and Japan are taking tangible steps strengthening its ties with Israel.

Last week N...

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Rising Islamism in Germany

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Posted by    Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 1:00pm 8/13/2015 at 1:00pm

A high-profile trial is currently underway in Germany. 26 year-old Ebrahim H.B. and 27 year-old Ayoub B. are facing terrorism charges after returning back from Syria, having served as ISIS combatants. Just like in U.S., the German mainstream media too is clueless about the motivations of these two jihadists. Media can’t credibly...

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What Indian immigrant success says about American Exceptionalism

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 11:30am 8/12/2015 at 11:30am

India-born Sundar Pichai has been named CEO of the newly restructured Google. The former Google CEO, Larry Page will now be heading a much larger Google entity.

The news of Sundar Pichai’s appointment, a former student of prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), was well received in India, with newspaper headlines using words...

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The Invasion of Greece

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Posted by    Monday, August 10, 2015 at 5:30pm 8/10/2015 at 5:30pm

The migrant crisis in Europe has now reached historic proportions. Unwilling to secure EU’s borders and coastline, the European leaders have surrounded their foreign policy to human traffickers and people smugglers. Among all the EU member states, Greece has been worst hit by the influx of migrants on its shores. According to United Nation’s figures,...

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Hungary gets tough on mass immigration, builds border fence

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Posted by    Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 12:00pm 8/6/2015 at 12:00pm

Common sense is a rare commodity in Brussels (the seat of European Union’s bureaucracy) when it comes to tackling the issue of mass immigration. The number of immigrants entering the European Union by land and sea has risen drastically in 2015. According to the UN, 153,000 migrants have crossed into Europe so...

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China’s new “Great Game”

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Posted by    Monday, August 3, 2015 at 1:00pm 8/3/2015 at 1:00pm

As President Obama is busy waging “quixotic” war on Greenhouse Gases, China is making real geostrategic and territorial gains in Indian Ocean and South China Sea. China is not only reclaiming Islands in its backyard — furnished with airstrips and Naval bases in...

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Indian President to become first Indian head of state to visit Israel

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Posted by    Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 11:30am 7/30/2015 at 11:30am

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee is set to become the first head of the state from India to visit Israel. The visit by the Indian head of the state, set for early October, has a great symbolic value — considering India only established full diplomatic relations with Israel in 1992. Much like Israel, India too...

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German business goals played key-role in Iran Nuclear Deal

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Posted by    Monday, July 27, 2015 at 1:30pm 7/27/2015 at 1:30pm

Before the ink could barely dry on the Iran Deal, Germany’s Economy Minister Sigmar Garbiel flew to Tehran, making him the first leading Western figure to do so after the nuclear agreement was reached Vienna earlier this month.

Gabriel who is also Germany’s Vice-Chancellor met with Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani and other top...

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Is India dumping the “Palestinian Cause”?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXzipsn5n4A&t=4s
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Posted by    Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 8:30am 7/23/2015 at 8:30am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXzipsn5n4A&t=4s

For the second time in a few weeks, India has abstained at the United Nations instead of voting on an Israel-related resolution. On July 3, 2015 India abstained from weighing in on a UN Human Rights Council resolution condemning Israel for 2014 Gaza conflict. The anti-Israel resolution passed with 47 votes in favour, with...

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India concerned about ISIS expansion

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 4:20pm 7/21/2015 at 4:20pm

The threat of ISIS has spread from Syria and Iraq, to Egypt, and even to Europe and the United States. Islamic militants are using both ground operations and digital campaigns to infiltrate new territory, and recent reports show that now India’s government is alarmed at the recent inroads made by ISIS,...

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India prepares for fallout from Iran nuclear deal

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Posted by    Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 3:30pm 7/16/2015 at 3:30pm

Indian newspapers generally echoed Western sentiments by welcoming the Iran deal and India’s Foreign Office also took a line similar to the one taken by the EU and other Western powers.

But behind the scenes, India is  getting ready for the coming nuclear arms race in their Arab neighbourhood.

Far from buying President Obama’s optimism over the...

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