- India’s foreign minister Natwar Singh in a party meeting made some hilarious observations. Priyendra Deshwal has a good rebuttal.
- For all the hatred she has shown for America, it seems Arundhati Roy admires Americans. This was mentioned in a lecture she gave at UC Berkeley
When asked about the US, she said she admires Americans and thinks that because the people here are far more well off than the rest of the world, the Americans can mobilize and make a difference to humanity as a whole by influencing the role of Govt. and the military establishment than people any other part of the world.[Arundhati Roy’s talk at UC Berkeley]