Subhash Kak

OPEN TO OPINION

Subhash Kak is the Regents professor of electrical and computer engineering at Oklahoma State University and a Vedic scholar.

POLITICS

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Mamata Banerjee's purge of Sanskrit words makes her look ridiculous

Somebody in the West Bengal government has acted like a ramchagol!

POLITICS

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It's a shame ancient Indian science isn't being taught to children

There were many sciences based on fundamental principles and empirical observations, and without any mention of gods.

POLITICS

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Why Trump's victory, Brexit is not a defeat for globalisation

New trade protocols will be developed that are less disruptive to society than what people have voted against.

POLITICS

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Why India failed at Rio 2016

Is it just a coincidence that we are currently ranked 61 in the medals won at the Olympics?

POLITICS

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India has sadly forgotten its pre-Independence scientific contributions

Our marvellous tradition goes back to a 2,500-year-old text of physics.

VARIETY

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Bihar results and the mystery around Hocus Pocus

Now that Mahagatbandhan has won, perhaps looking at less serious matters will lighten up things.

POLITICS

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Intolerance only rising in media: Stop bashing Mr Modi, Vedic science

There are those who consider a lecture on ancient discipline as intolerable as a beheading.

SCI-TECH

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India may have proved Pythagoras Theorem before Greece

Historians undoubtedly believe that Baudhayana in around 800 BC stated the theorem and also provided a geometrical proof.

POLITICS

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India needs to allow reservation, not red tape

Our college intakes in different programmes are set in stone, based on some ideal student-faculty ratio.

POLITICS

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