from the Land of No Return
|Is death final, or are we
caught in a cycle of life and death? The issue has dogged philosophers and sages
since time immemorial. Several eastern religions believe in rebirth and even
science has begun to show interest in it. Kuldip Dhiman
presents the cases of three individuals who apparently remember their past
the US Congressman from India
Chhajalwadi, near Amritsar, he went to the Congress of the USA and left a mark
that still sets him apart from the many who tried to follow him. In the shadow
of the changed situation in America following the September 11 attacks, the
focus is again on someone who created history many years ago as persons of
Indian origin in America celebrate the 45th swearing-in anniversary of Dalip
Singh Saund this weekend.
star on Canadian political horizon
Parliamentarian Gurmant Singh Grewal, tipped for a bigger role in the Opposition
in the House of Commons, was here recently. Born in 1957 in Ludhiana, Gurmant's
rise in the Canadian political scene has been unprecedented. His parents, both
school teachers, played a pivotal role in shaping his personality.
footpath to the WTC
selling readymade garments on Ferozepore's Regal Cinema footpath to rubbing
shoulders with the who's who of world cricket — Kamal Sharma has come a long
way in realising his dreams.