Tahrir Square and India’s forgotten rebellion

On February 11, after ruling for nearly thirty years, Hosni Mubarak stepped down as President of Egypt. What form of government Egypt will have in the near future remains to be seen, but the toppling of the dictator was widely hailed as a victory for protesters, who had converged on Tahrir Square in Cairo making … Continue reading Tahrir Square and India’s forgotten rebellion

How to get a fair and lovely face for matrimonial purposes

As reported in The Great Beyond, in December 2010, the Department of Science and Technology of India, in its infinite wisdom decided to sponsor an award with Proctor & Gamble to be given to the research team which can come up with the best skin-whitening agent. To win, the skin-whitener must be safe to use … Continue reading How to get a fair and lovely face for matrimonial purposes