Ankur Jayawant

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Wage slave by profession, but longing to be free soul at heart. Love my Hindu heritage, and hate gangsterism masquerading as religion or ideology.
Last week, we had the birth anniversary of one of the icons of ‘Hindu Muslim unity’, someone whom Gandhi put on par with Plato and Aristotle, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. It is celebrated as education day in India since...
A youth wing leader of BJP, from Bongam area in Shopian,  Gowhar Bhat, was murdered by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. His body was recovered from an orchard in Kiloora with a slit throat. 30 year old Gowhar Bhat...
Everyone among the so called Hindu right wing, a large number of who can give a run for the money to the left for half baked knowledge and clichéd repetition, love to cite this Thomas Macaulay  quote:- “In one point...
One of the most common things to see in India are quotes like these by Gandhi:- “Be the change you want to be in the world.” “A customer is the most important visitor on our premises. He is not dependent on...
Tarek Fatah, the Pakistani origin writer and columnist who now is a Canadian citizen has amassed quite a fan following in India for his no holds barred criticism of Pakistan, Sharia and the follies of the Islamic world. He...
There is a saying which goes “ In better countries, the rain disappears from the road after a few minutes. In poorly run countries, the road disappears after a few minutes of rain”.In Mumbai, much more is disappearing in...
Kevin Durant talked about how India was “a country 20 years behind in knowledge and experience, cows and monkeys everywhere, and just a bunch of underprivileged people, wanting to learn basketball”. Kevin Durant did apologise later on, saying that what...
Quick, what do you find offensive in this pic? That’s a nice picture of a father and son playing chess. Both are smiling. Both seem to enjoy themselves here.   But many people did. And worst is they can lecture morality...
In 1997, when Laloo Yadav was engulfed in fodder scam case, he cleverly put forward his wife Rabri Devi to be CM in his place. In effect, the unlettered woman became a proxy of her vile husband and carried...
Tons of articles will be written about the 180 run defeat of Indian cricket team by Pakistan. That how the captaincy was amateurish, how the pathetic bowling was surpassed only by more pathetic batting, what could have been the...
India has the third largest army, fourth largest navy and air force in the world. And it has the largest paramilitary in the world. It faces terrorism, both cross border and internal and hostile neighbours on both sides of...
What is the first name that the words ‘genocide’,‘dictator’ or ‘evil’ bring to the mind for most people? Hitler, isn’t it? What about secret police? Gestapo, isn’t it? What about evil regime? Nazi Germany, isn’t it? Hitler is an amateur when...