Archive for March, 2017

Person of the Week: Chanchal Malviya

Dear Readers, In this interview series where we ask questions to people who are making a difference, it can be big, it can be small, it doesn’t matter, what matters is their contribution to our society. It can be anyone from any walk of life and from any country. Please, do send […]

March 26, 2017 · 4 comments · Week's Person

Bitter Math of Lost Potential

By Mark Antony Rossi The bitter math of lost potential aggravates any forward-thinking mind. Mainly due to the realization that lost potential stems mostly from bad attitude and not poor aptitude. I’m perennially saddened when encountering people and situations ripe for rich reward but robbed of any future due to […]

March 26, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

When Life Gives you Lemons

By Monica Bakre ‘When life gives you lemons…make lemonade’. Is that the only thing you can do with the ‘lemons’ that you get in life? Well, no! When life gives you lemons, there’s definitely more you can do! Read on… Having been a lover of old Hindi film songs based […]

March 26, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

Trump and Elmo

By Terence Wynne from Camillus, NY [slideshow_deploy id=’3845′]

March 26, 2017 · 0 comments · Cartoon

Dealing With Pain

I  have  learnt  to  deal And  live  with  pain Hiding  a  thousand  tempests My  eyes  do  not  rain You  came, you  saw, You  conquered,  true But  what’s  there, my  love, For  me  at  all  to  gain It  was  a  loving  glance A  longing  and  romance That’s  all I  wanted  from  […]

March 26, 2017 · 1 comment · Poetry

Yogi Adityanath: The CM UP Waited For

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal I was in an auto rickshaw and often their drivers carry some of the best information on the ground that you’ll not find in most awarded news channels, so it happened as it happens most of the time that conversation turned to politics and it […]

March 26, 2017 · 0 comments · Editorial

Urban Forestry: Oilseed Trees in the Cityscape

By Ravi S. Behera and Ranjit K. Sahu Creation of wealth, its distribution and management was being increasingly highlighted as the means to attain development before the concept of sustainable development began to replace the concept of development. With the realization that most resources like land are finite and the problem […]

March 26, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

In All There Is One Meaning

In all there is one meaning, in all there is one cry. In all there burns the fire that makes us all survive: In all there is one meaning. The warlords and the dealers, the fallen that can not try, the pretenders and the cheaters, the courageous and the shy: […]

March 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Poetry

Obeisance to Goddess of Knowledge

By N.V. Subbaraman In continuation of my article on Bharathiyar in the 5th March issue of INDIAN PERIODICAL, we are going to have Part5 dealing with Bharathiyar’s obeisance to the Goddess of Learning and knowledge –SARASWATHI. Mahakavi Bharathiyar has sung in praise of GODDESS SARASWATHI in many heads Three of […]

March 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles

The Stranger he Turned Into

By Monica Bakre ‘Woh Ajnabi…’ goes a catchy song. So? I wish to narrate how sometimes people turn into total ‘Ajnabis’ (strangers); you can’t recognise them in a different ‘avataar’. We had a male staff member (admin.), about 55 years of age, who was not known for his ‘sweetness of […]

March 19, 2017 · 0 comments · Articles