Left is right, too
too many of them, but everyone knows one — lefties, people who prefer
to use their left hand. When I was a child, I learnt to write with both
my hands, right while I was at school and left when at home, till my
mother noticed it and spoke to my teachers who then stopped forcing me
to write with my right hand.
More a scholar
than a bureaucrat
maintaining a low profile at key positions and well known for his integrity and
honesty, Dr Sudhir Singh Bloeria is the 21st Chief Secretary of Jammu and
Kashmir. A 1968 batch IAS officer, he served in the Army from 1966 to 1972. He
fought the 1971 war in Fazilka sector.
A poet of
in Patiyali village, Uttar Pradesh, in 1253, Amir Khusrau was a
multi-faceted genius of his age. Besides being an outstanding poet, he
was an artist, musician, historian, a widely travelled naturalist, a
humanist and a true Indian in word and deed.