November 14th, 2019

Delhi is choking. Is anyone listening? Does anyone care?

I honestly don’t know where to start, to try and describe to you the extent of the awful air quality we are condemned to breathe here in Delhi.

I am going to try not to rant, even though I am SO angry at having to live like this.

I am going to stick to the bare facts, even though I feel like shrieking and shouting in fury and frustration.

I am going to let the images speak for themselves, but they do not even begin to capture the true extent of the horrific situation in which we are […]

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November 7th, 2019

Whoa!!! You mean India’s pollution is actually all Pakistan & China’s fault?

Jeez.

I am SERIOUSLY fed up. I have just learned the possible truth behind the toxic air that is engulfing Delhi and much of northern India.

And you are NOT going to believe it!

The vile, toxic pollution that is wreaking havoc on the health of millions of us in north India may actually all be the fault of Pakistan and China.

Can. You. Believe. It?

Yesterday, I shared with you the fabulous news, from one of our esteemed national BJP leaders, that Indian cows produce golden milk.

Now just listen to the words of yet another esteemed BJP […]

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November 5th, 2019

Now what’s all this about India’s gold-filled milk?

There are times when I feel as though I’m living in a permanent state of April Fool’s Day.

Is it just me, or do politicians the world over talk utter tripe a lot of the time?

Trump.

British politics.

Indian politics.

You name it, every day there’s some seriously stupid/shocking/whacky/absurd/idiotic statement from politicians the world over.

Today’s gem from Britain, from Jacob Rees-Mogg about the victims of the Grenfell fire, is so distasteful that I can’t even joke about it.

So let me turn instead to the utterances of one Mr. Dilip Ghosh, the president of the BJP in […]

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November 3rd, 2019

“Best time to be in India”

This quoth our PM in Bangkok today, Sunday 3 November.

“I am eager to give you a picture of some positive changes happening in India today. I say this with full confidence, this is the best time to be in India,” PM said while speaking at an event here, where he outlined various endeavours of the government of India.

PM Modi spoke about India’s improved position in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business (EODB) ranking and said, “Many things are rising while others are falling. Ease of doing business, ease of living, FDI, forest cover, […]

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