I was 10 years old in the 5th grade at PS 230 in Kensington, Brooklyn. Everything after 9/11 was predicated on me being Muslim. 10 year old me knew I had to protect my Muslim community in NYC. Didn’t think it would be a lifelong project. And honestly, fuck you. https://t.co/ym1aerm732 … [Read more...] about New York Times writer Paul Krugman’s bad 9/11 tweets have united the country—against him
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The comedian is a vocal critic of the current BJP regime and his political routines often poke fun of the BJP government and PM Narendra Modi. For a game hellbent on getting off the banned list of apps in India, PUBG Mobile doesn't seem to be doing themselves any favours. … [Read more...] about Did you know PUBG Mobile India follows ‘a propagandist masquerading as a comedian’ on Twitter?
The writer’s essay collection, China in Ten Words, published almost ten years ago, offers an insider’s take from that time. Hua selects words that have both a personal resonance as well as a larger public role, and uses them as “ten pairs of eyes with which to scan the contemporary Chinese scene from different vantage points.” The frankness of his observations led to the book being banned in China when it first appeared. … [Read more...] about Ten words to understand China
In addition, what was never said, but mostly understood and implied, was that the appointment of a CDS would also tinker with the delicate chain of command in the higher military, considered a sin qua non in all affairs concerning the defence services. The question to ask is this: has the appointment of a CDS whittled down the role of the Indian Army chief in particular and the two other service chiefs in general? Given the current standoff with China, who would be operationally in command, should things get sticky along the LAC? … [Read more...] about India-China border clashes: How the post of CDS has impacted the chain of command in Indian military
The demand for gold is sustained by diverse factors such as consumption in the form of jewellery, use of gold by various central banks as their reserve assets and as a hedging instrument against market, inflation and currency risks. These diverse sets of factors sustain the demand for gold in all economic conditions, and thereby help it play the role of a safe haven asset. … [Read more...] about What’s the best way to invest in gold now?