Showing posts from September, 2019

PM Imran Khan Historic Speech in UN General Assembly | 27 Sep 2019

This speech could not have been any better.

@ImranKhan spoke like a true statesman and representative of not just Pakistan but the Muslim world. Articulate, clear, forceful and more than everything else...honest at United Nations General Assembly'2019.
Speech time allotted to every leader at the United Nations General Assembly is 15 minutes, PM Narendra Modi adhered to it. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan exceeded the limit.

CLIMATE CHANGE : Speaking about the climate change, Khan said so many leaders talked about the issue, but there was a lack of seriousness.

“We don’t realize the urgency of the situation. We have so many ideas but ideas without funding are mere hallucinations,” he said.
“Our country is one of the top 10 countries that are most affected by the climate change. Eighty per cent of our water comes from the glaciers. These glaciers are melting at a rapid pace. The glaciers are also in India in the Himalayas, Karakorum and the Hindu Kush. If nothing is done, I fear …

VAASTAVIK KANOON : The Anatomy of Mob Lynchings in India By Naveen Chourey

27-year-old Naveen Chourey, an IIT student, has written a stirring poem on mob attacks, which has gone viral. In the poem, Mr Chourey describes the emotions of those involved in mob lynching, including the assaulters, victim and the police, slamming the apathy, hatred and institutional lapses that lead to such cases.

A video of Chourey’s performance has now taken social media by storm.

Vaastabik kanoon : 1.1M Views
“I wrote this because I saw that society is going in the direction of mob terror. There is an atmosphere of fear, and in it, hatred is thriving.”
He adds, “It is called ‘Vaastavik Kanoon’ (The Law in Reality) because neither the police nor the eyewitnesses to the lynchings are coming forward to uphold the law.”
“Everyone needs to come together to achieve the goal of countering this hatred. If there can be mob terror, then there can be ‘mob saviours’ as well, people who come together to fight a mob lynching, and prevent future ones from happening.”…Naveen Ch…