Monthly Archives: February 2015

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Written on Feb, 19, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
The old woman and the thief

Manipur abounds in many folk stories. In an attempt to understand the environment and the forces of nature, ancient Meiteis invented stories to account for the things that went on in their lives. While I was in Imphal in November 2014 I was given a few books and magazines by some friends. They contain many interesting folk stories. As they …

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Written on Feb, 12, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
an-ovum-1

    Most people in the world will agree that it’s only natural that parents should bring their children into this world fit and healthy, rather than those condemned to a life of suffering. In that case, mothers should be given the opportunity to give birth to only physically and mentally vigorous children. On February 3 2015, British Parliament voted …

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Written on Feb, 05, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
sharukh khan

    “I love you” – a lying phrase Lying is the act of both knowingly and intentionally making a false statement. Everybody tells lies. Benjamin Disraeli once said “Lies, damned lies and statistics”. It was a brilliantly tongue-in-cheek analysis of the persuasive power of numbers to bolster weak arguments and to mislead. Here I am talking about simple liars, …

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