The Western Double-standards And IS

France launched airstrikes against IS less than a week after the Paris attacks. The USA destroyed Iraq and Afghanistan after 9/11. But when Mumbai was attacked on 26th November 2008, the USA, France and Britain asked India to maintain peace and stay patient and restraint. Why? Is a life of an European citizen worth more […]

The Forbidden Kingdom

I love travelling, especially to hills. The sight of lush-green hills, a light drizzle, cascading waterfalls and serene surroundings fill me up with an inexplicable joy. Just the other day, I was feeling a little tired and bored. It seemed life had come to a standstill. So, I went up to my father and asked, […]

The Frankenstein

Today, Taliban is a dreaded word. Did you know “Taliban” is the plural form of the Arabic word “talib”, which simply translated, means “student”? The story of Taliban began in 1980s. The USSR had invaded Afghanistan in 1979 and ruled it through a proxy government led by Mr. Najibullah. Late in the 80s, Pakistan feared […]