Anna Hazare

Anna Hazare wins it for the people History was made in Parliament on Saturday when the two Houses bowed to Anna Hazare’s campaign, powered by a groundswell of popular support, for a strong and independent Lokpal. The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha unanimously resolved that the Standing Committee would consider Anna’s three demands – including the lower … More Anna Hazare

Pranab Mukherjee

As always, it was left to finance minister Pranab Mukherjee to perform an almost impossible parliamentary feat: insert a sense of political statesmanship in the Lokpal debate that restored the primacy of the government and House, while conceding the demands of Anna Hazare and the popular movement against corruption being waged here for the past 12 days. Standing up to declare … More Pranab Mukherjee

A poor weaver and school dropout’s invention for his mother -Truly Adorable

Before weaving various patterns on the loom, a hand winding process of yarn is required in the traditional ‘Tie & Dye’ Pochampalli silk saree tradition. This is a very tedious and cumbersome process and involves two and fro moving of the hand thousands of time in a span of four-five hours. Mallesham (37), a traditional … More A poor weaver and school dropout’s invention for his mother -Truly Adorable

Good News ! Obama announces deal reached to end debt crisis

US President Barack Obama has said top lawmakers have reached an agreement to reduce the budgetary deficit and avert a debt default, that would have had a “devastating” effect on American economy. “Leaders of both parties, in both chambers, have reached an agreement that will reduce the deficit and avoid default — a default that … More Good News ! Obama announces deal reached to end debt crisis