INDIA HAS MUCH TO SHARE … … INCLUDING LEADERSHIP …

The Indian Diaspora, over the past few centuries, has effortlessly managed to make an indelible mark on human society worldwide, as good citizens, society and opinion leaders, statesmen, and even as world leaders heading countries they mifrated to. To illustrate, it seems not too long ago when Chedi Jagan rose to became the president of […]

LACK OF REPRESENTATION AT PBD – CAUSE FOR CONCERN?

Even as yet another ‘flagship’ congregation event for the people of Indian-origin, the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017 (PBD), was held in bangalore this year, a thought about the way PBD has evolved continues to nag at the back of my mind, prompting me to ask if we have strayed from its original intentions.  The […]

GREATEST SIKH ICON OF OLYMPIC HOCKEY

One of the greatest Sikh hockey players ever, Avtar Singh Sohal ‘Tari’ has not even once played for India.  But he was at Rio with Sachin Tendulkar at his side, lustily cheering the Indian Hockey team at the games when they got on to the field to play their first match against Ireland. Who is […]