Yearly Archives: 2012

India needs a Sexual Offenders Registry

The Indian media is currently 24/7 focused on a young girl who was gang-raped on a moving bus and is now fighting for her life. She was beaten, stripped and thrown out of the bus along with her friend by … Continue reading

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Before Bollywood music, the world knew of Indian music through the sitar of Pt. Ravi Shankar

It is not every day that a musician gets labeled the “Godfather of world music”, and when such a legend passes away, he leaves an inexplicable void in the hearts of scores of music lovers worldwide. Pt. Ravi Shankar’s death … Continue reading

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STEM Jobs Bill Could Drown in Partisan Quagmire

Sanjay Puri comments on the STEM Jobs bill at India-West A prominent Indian American technology entrepreneur slammed the Obama administration for its opposition to a House jobs bill that would allocate 55,000 immigrant visas to foreign students who have obtained … Continue reading

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<:o) HBTU SMS <:o)

Some technologies become so integral to our lives that we forget that there was time before that technology existed. Today it is difficult to imagine a time before the telephone/mobile, television, or the internet even for people within whose lifetime … Continue reading

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