Kawach Television

Shruti Ravindran

New Delhi : That’s the other K-channel on Indian TV, where theatrical babas and washed-up actors sell viewers elaborate amulets and a few false hopes “Are people falling ill around

Prize in the sky

John Horgan

Prize in the sky: The Templeton Foundation rewards “spiritual progress,” but what the heck is that? Is there such a thing as a spiritual fact? Finding? Discovery? Something roughly analogous

Dr. Ambedkar and Brahmins

Justice R.A. Jahagirdar (Retd)

Rakshit Sonawane’s account of how Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar’s son and the so-called followers of Babasaheb treated Dr. Savita  Mai makes very sad reading (Indian Express, Friday, 30th May, 2003). The

Sabarimala Makar Jyothi

Ram Puniyani

One has heard that faith can move the mountains, but this year a mountain could not stand the weight of faith. Tragically on 14th Jan, 2011, a hillock where thousands

Idiot Cure

Shobit Dhar

M. Sarath could hardly believe his eyes when he saw the verdict of the biopsy conducted on a growth in his ribs five months ago. How could a healthy 40

Death Sentence: Some observations

Justice R.A. Jahagirdar (Retd)

I have already written on death sentence. My said article has been published in Radical Humanist. I have shown, in that article, how all over the world, public opinion is

How to Understand Evolution

Dr. Narisetti Innaiah

All religions consistently attack evolution theory. Many theologists struggle to disprove evolution happenings. There are creationists and intelligent design propagandists who put all their effort to weaken evolution theory. Some

Astrology is a Science: Bombay HC

Hetal Vyas

Astrology has been debunked by most world scientists including India’s renowned physicist Prof. Yash Pal. However, it is “science” in India.  The Bombay High Court reaffirmed this on Thursday when