* Noose Tightens on Indian Nero – Here on SI, we’ve long held Gujarat Chief Minister and Hindu leader Narendra Modi guilty of playing Nero while Muslims were butchered and set afire in the post-Godhra riots of 2002.
But Modi’s role may have gone further than merely playing Nero.
Indian investigative magazine Tehelka has yet again proved itself a worthy champion of unearthing the sordid behavior of those in high office through its scoop of the Supreme Court Ordered Special Investigation Team (SIT) Report into the post-Godhra riots in Gujarat.
* Indian Blood Pressure Rising – Is growing prosperity having an adverse effect on health of Indians. It would appear so.
(Times of India)
* Raja Paying Price for Helping Poor – We’ve heard many strange things in a long life but nothing as bizarre as DMK chief Karunanidhi’s defense of his partyman and former Indian Telecom Minister A.Raja.
* No Will to Tackle Black Money Scourge in India – Hello, is anyone surprised?
India Digest – India Distilled Daily by SI