Watch him, all Babudom
laid aside, smoking at noon on a cot, while a woman with turquoise-studded headgear points south- easterly across the bare grass.
The retired general also recalls that "ISIS flags have been appearing in Kashmir for the last couple of years." What's more, he reminds that "after the Sri Lanka bombings, ISIS issued a threat to India and Bangladesh and appointed Abu Muhammad al-Bengali as it new chief in Bangladesh." STATE OF DENIAL Despite the belated, isolated disclosures now being made that ISIS is alive and well in India, it has for years been an article of faith for Indian babudom
and the media to vehemently deny that India has been sullied by the scourge of Islamic radicalism - unlike Pakistan, as they are wont to allege.
Taking a smaller town, not overrun by people, vehicles and multiple layers of red tape or 'babudom
', and converting it into an ideal, intelligent, self-sufficient and secure ecosystem is still workable.
ABOUT: India's babudom
is being rated among the worst in Asia.
self- T HE self- styled engineerturned- godman Sant Rampal, who was arrested from his fortified ashram in Barwala, Haryana, in a late- night swoop last week after a two- week standoff, had an uncanny ability to ingratiate himself with the State's political class so much so that even babudom
, notorious to put a spoke in the wheel, turned a blind eye to his empire- building activities.
He also assured that the manufacturing sector will be unshackled from 'babudom
Whilst everyone in the 'babudom
' and in the 'police' are totally aware of what Modi and Shah can do to them, to their families and to their careers; both Modi and Shah are cunning enough to ensure that all possible evidence which leads to them either 'does not exist' or has been 'destroyed'.
Yes, there are over a hundred IIM grads embedded in India's famed babudom
at the Centre and states, in the IAS, IFS, IRAS, IRS, and even in the Prime Minister's Office.
The nation was still a heavily protected and closed economy, reeling under babudom
and unable to shake off the "hindu" rate of growth.
Filmmakers have condemned bribery and babudom
in government offices, but it's time they firmly put their foot down to ensure that the Board plays fair.
That is how Indian Babudom
has found the rank as the worst in Asia.