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Why Amma's canteen must be replicated nationwide

Why Amma's canteen must be replicated nationwide

Sanjeev Nayyar visits an Amma Unavagam in Chennai, and comes back impressed IMAGE: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at one of the canteens. Photograph courtesy: In January this year, I visited Tamil Nadu for a temple tour. The first thing I did on reaching Chennai was to buy bottled water. Naturally, I headed to buy a Bisleri bottle, but my driver, Velu, asked me to buy Amma water instead. I laughed and mocked him that he wanted me to consume government-made water. But ..., 1 month ago

The incredible women of Bharat

Sanjeev Nayyar travels across India from Barmer to Arunachal to Mahabalipuram, and comes back both humbled and impressed with the women he interacted with through his journey. These, are his experiences: During the last few months, the concept of equality and women's rights have dominated the media discourse. The feminists make it sound as if discrimination against women is endemic to the Indian society. If India was such a patriarchal country, could the Indian civilisation have survived 5,000 ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Why we shouldn't ban elephants in Kerala temples

Our focus should rather be on strengthening security measures to prevent Kollam-like tragedies, says Sanjeev Nayyar. IMAGE: Elephants undergoing medical tests before the Thrissur Pooram festival in Kerala. All photographs: Sanjeev Nayyar After the unfortunate incident at the Kollam temple on Sunday, in which 109 people lost their lives, the campaign to ban elephants and firecrackers in temples may get a fillip.  In 2014, I attended one of India’s most spectacular festivals, the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
New Indian Express

Celeb chef Akshay Nayya does it free-style kadai

BENGALURU: What do you call a person who manages diverse roles on the go with ease and always keeps a charming smile on his face? Donning multiple roles is this energetic young celebrity chef, a TV host, cook book author and a multitasker, Chef ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Credo for an ancient kadai  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

With onset of monsoon, Corporations intensify drive to combat dengue

2 July 2016, New Delhi, Anup Verma Concerned over last year's alarming number of dengue cases, the three Municipal Corporations of Delhi have pulled up its socks to prevent the recurrence of a similar condition this season. In order to ...
 Millennium Post13 hours ago

Vikram declares open Night Cricket tourney

JAMMU, June 29: General secretary, Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC), Vikram Malhotra inaugurated the Night Cricket Tournament at DBN School ground at Mubarak Mandi, here. This tournament is being organized by a sports ...
 Kashmir Times1 day ago

Dil Dhoondhta hai...

Hamare baad is mehfil main afsane bayan honge, Baharen humko dhoondengi Na jaane hum kahan honge... Nothing sums up the bitter-sweet journey of music maestro Madan Mohan than these lyrics written by Majrooh Sultanpuri set to tune ...
 FilmFare.com6 days ago
Millennium Post

Civic bodies, DDA celebrate Yoga Day

22 June 2016, New Delhi, Team MP The three Municipal Corporations of Delhi-East, North and South- and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on Tuesday celebrated the second International Yoga Day. The event was celebrated at every nook and ...
 Millennium Post1 week ago Civic bodies at loggerheads with Delhi govt  Millennium Post3 weeks ago MCDs use special nets to filter mosquito larvae from water bodies  Millennium Post1 month ago
Financial Express

IYD: Hundreds of students perform yoga in city

New Delhi, Jun 21 (PTI) International Yoga Day was today observed at Chhatrasal stadium here with Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia leading an event where hundreds of school students performed yoga. Delhi government's officials and staff also ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago Hundreds of students perform yoga in city  Financial Express1 week ago

Undermining RBI governor will have negative consequences

Raghuram Rajan's departure holds lessons for all.We need to learn how to value and retain talent.At the same time the talented too must realise that talent alone does not ensure the top job, says Sanjeev Nayyar. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Reserve Bank of India Governor Dr Raghuram Rajan in Mumbai, April 2, 2015. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters   I am an admirer of RBI Governor Dr Raghuram Rajan. Having assumed the job during a very difficult time, he brought stability to ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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