POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 26, 2014 AT 14:44 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 26, 2014 14:44 IST

While some Indian lawmakers seem to be insisting that all Indians are Hindus, at least one important American lawmaker the other day seemed to have difficulty in accepting that some people of Indian origin could be Americans too.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 26, 2014 AT 14:44 IST, Edited At: Jul 26, 2014 14:44 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 11, 2014 AT 23:49 IST ,  Edited At: Jul 11, 2014 23:49 IST

A couple of days back, when BJP announced the appointment of Amit Shah as its new party president, historian Ramachandra Guha had tweeted:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jul 11, 2014 AT 23:49 IST, Edited At: Jul 11, 2014 23:49 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jun 06, 2014 AT 23:45 IST ,  Edited At: Jun 06, 2014 23:45 IST

Weekend levity. Posted with no comment.

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jun 06, 2014 AT 23:45 IST, Edited At: Jun 06, 2014 23:45 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON Jun 03, 2014 AT 22:27 IST ,  Edited At: Jun 03, 2014 22:27 IST

Thanks to Manoj Mitta's piece in the Times of India yesterday, Akshardham attack case: Decoding the other verdict of May 16, we revisit the SC verdict in the September 2002 Akshardham temple attack case.

As Mitta points out, 

While acquitting all the six persons who had been convicted by Gujarat high court , the Supreme Court has brought out many curious aspects of the investigations in its May 16 verdict

It is worthwhile reproducing and highlighting some of the concluding portions of the SC's judgement in extenso:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON Jun 03, 2014 AT 22:27 IST, Edited At: Jun 03, 2014 22:27 IST
POSTED BY Buzz ON May 27, 2014 AT 23:10 IST ,  Edited At: May 27, 2014 23:10 IST

In Deptt Bloopers: 10 days after the results, NPR had a bit of a confusion, it seems. As someone shared on FB:

The typo was rectified though:

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POSTED BY Buzz ON May 27, 2014 AT 23:10 IST, Edited At: May 27, 2014 23:10 IST
     
 
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