My Mind


  • Dec
    28

    This is the refrain going round the country. January 9 2015 marks the centenary of the return of Mohandas (not Mohanlal) K Gandhi from South Africa

  • Dec
    25

    Climate sensitivity is a metric used to characterise the response of the global climate system to a given forcing (where forcing is defined as the difference of sunlight absorbed by

  • Dec
    24
    By Martin Carnoy, Reuters

    Washington has systematically pushed to ostracise Cuba from the rest of Latin America years after the policy has become anachronistic. By focusing so completely on the “bad” Cuba of

  • Dec
    23
    By Leonid Bershidsky

    US-based social ne-tworks have been credited with hel-ping protesters in many countries topple oppressive regimes or at least try. These “Facebook revolutions” and “Twitter revolutions” mostly took place

  • Dec
    22

    This is an age of collaboration. A seemingly simple device like a mobile phone is an integrative combination of hundreds of technologies that are designed developed tested

  • Dec
    21

    Tricks and treats coercion threats manhandling and extermination are the methods by which christianity and islam spread throughout the world. If these tools had not been

  • Dec
    18

    As was to be expected, Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe and his Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) won a convincing victory in the elections to the lower house of the Japanese

  • Dec
    16

    There is a joke about what Indians would do in a crisis. A plane “crashes” on a desert island