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Imran-Khan

Imran Khan’s bluster

By Justice Markandey Katju I had got a good impression of Prime Minister Imran Khan after the Pulwama attack in Kashmir, when he said that historical experience shows that wars have unpredictable outcomes, and a…




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The Aya Rams and Gaya Rams in Indian politics

By Justice Markandey Katju The term ‘Aya Ram Gaya Ram’ was coined after Gaya Lal, a member of the Haryana State Assembly in India changed parties thrice within a fortnight after the state assembly elections…





How Indians view the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

How Indians view the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

By Justice Markandey Katju For several days the conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinians has been going on. We in India have seen on YouTube rockets being fired by Hamas, which are often intercepted…



Omar Khayyam

The Great King of India

By Justice Markandey Katju There is a Sanskrit shloka : जानामि नागेश तव प्रभावम् कण्ठस्थितः गर्जसि शंकरस्य स्थानम् प्रधानम् न च बलम प्रधानम् द्वारस्थितः कोअपि न सिंघः “Jaanaami Nagesh tava prabhaavam Kanthasthitah garjasi Shankarasya Sthaanam…


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In the name of God go

By Justice Markandey Katju Many leaders of the Congress Party have telephoned me recently and said they are getting abuses by the public because of Sonia and Rahul Gandhi who are clinging on to the…



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Jai Hanuman gyan gun sagar

By Justice Markandey Katju Today, 27th April, is Hanuman Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Hanumanji. In the Ramcharitmanas Tulsidas writes :  “कहइ रीछपति सुनु हनुमाना। का चुप साधि रहेहु बलवाना।। पवन तनय बल पवन समाना।…








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The greatest crime in history

By Justice Markandey Katju Many people believe that the greatest crime in history was sending 6 million Jews to gas chambers in extermination camps at Auschwitz, Treblinka, Sobibor, Belzec, etc by the Nazis. Germans are…