ROAD TRANSPORT AND SAFETY BILL , 2014

The Road Transport And Safety Bill , 2014 proposes to provide a framework for safer, faster,cost effective and inclusive movement of passengers and freight in the country . The bill aims at reducing road accident related fatalities by 5 lakhs , increase GDP by 4% on account of increased infrastructural efficiency and provide nearly one…

BALI 9 EXECUTIONS AND INDIA

Today Indonesia executed two Australian citizens who were accused of trafficking drugs into the country . This case certainly has no makings of a global headline , as Indonesia , like many of its south east Asian neighbors prescribe death penalty for drug related offenses , What catapulted it into the global stage is the…

IS KYASANUR FOREST DISEASE THE NEXT H1N1?

Kyasanur forest disease or monkey fever is a zoonotic infection commonly seen along the western Ghat region of India , with mortality rate ranging from 4 to 15 % . Though the virus was isolated in 1957 , it was post the wayanad outbreak in 2013 that widespread human causalities were reported . As of…

THE HINDU AND ITS POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER aka DENIAL

This blog have always been critical of the recent far leftist turn of the only “true” national news paper – THE HINDU . Since the last article almost a year back ,  the newspaper is still on the path of self destruction , to make the matter worse it has now started publishing pure speculations…

NET NEUTRALITY

Net neutrality is the “it” word these days . Every one from TV anchors to laymen on Facebook opposes it with all their strength  , ironically just a few of these protestors know what the real issue is . To understand it better let us start with the basic definition Net Neutrality is the principle…