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Yakub Memon, A MUSLIM, Was Hanged

As the tamasha of late night court proceedings unfolded, I had a sense of déjà vu. A blood-thirsty nation would have to be satisfied. Yakub Memon must be hanged. He was a conspirator during the Bombay Blasts. He had taken … Continue reading

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Violence

Every time I give, I create a tiny hole inside me;   Filled with memories of hurt humiliation abuse.   Every time you take, you cause violence; poking with your finger, the raw wound.   Every time I give, I … Continue reading

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