world affairs


As we woke up on Monday, feeling a little depressed that the next day we would have to get back to work and the ‘royal gift’ of long weekend was almost over, we saw the news that we thought we’d never hear. Osama bin Laden is dead. Once the most dangerous man on Earth, now […]

Adjective to terrorism

Enough has been written about the Mumbai blasts and I do not want to write yet another ceremonial condemnation. This piece is not about the Mumbai blasts. Many muslims are uncomfortable with the term ‘Islamic Terrorism’. In this blog itself, I had a visitor who objected to my using this term. Some schools say terrorism […]