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Video: With a hung parliament Britain to swim across the Brexit storm

Ex-BBC journalists Dr Vijay Rana, Lalit Mohan Joshi and Dr Kusum Pant Joshi explain why Prime Theresa May failed to win voter’s trust and why the young people voted for the grandfatherly looking Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn. With a hung parliament Britain prepares to swim across the Brexit storm.Ex-BBC journalists…

A short history of the rise and fall of Arvind Kejriwal

Basking in the glory of Anna Hazare’s anti-corruption crusade, Arvind Kejriwal rose like a beacon of hope. We thought a new era of clean politics had dawned. I began to suspect him when he abandoned his mentor Anna Hazare. He never explained what happened to the substantial funds of India…

Chaudhary Charan Singh: The Peasant Prime Minister of India

Chaudhary Charan Singh

This interview – most probably the last recorded interview of Chaudhary Charan Singh before his incapacitating stroke later that year – was recorded in Delhi on 12 April 1985, as part of Dr. Vijay Rana’s radio series ‘100 Years of Indian National Congress’ for the BBC Hindi Service. I arrived…

Last moments of Netaji’s life after his plane crash

JAPANESE INVESTIGATION CONFIRM NETAJI’S DEATH Fourteen months ago the Japanese News Agency announced to the world that the plane in which Netaji was flying from Singapore to Tokyo had crashed in Formosa. Afflicted India was rudely shaken by this sad news. But she was tantalised all the more by the…

सरदार पटेल: “पाकिस्तान जब स्वर्ग बन जाएगा, उसकी थोड़ी ठंडी हवा हमको भी लगेगी.”

Sardar Patel

Sardar Patel’s speech at Calcutta Maidan on 3rd January 1948 कोलकाता के मैदान में भारत के गृहमन्त्री सरदार पटेल का भाषण, ३ जनवरी १९४८ अपनी स्पष्टवादिता के लिए विख्यात सरदार पटेल अपने इस भाषण में जूनागढ़ और कश्मीर के विलय के बारे में बात कर रहे हैं.  साथ ही पाकिस्तान…

भोपाल विश्व हिंदी सम्मेलन में कैलाश बुधवार को अंतर्राष्ट्रीय सम्मान

कैलाश बुधवार  ब्रिटेन में बसे भारतीय मूल के हिंदी लेखक है। बी.बी.सी. हिंदी सेवा के विकास में महत्वपूर्ण भूमिका निभाने वाले कैलाश बुधवार पहले भारतीय हैं जो बी.बी.सी. रेडियों में हिन्दी एवं तमिल विभागों के अध्यक्ष रह चुके हैं। एक लम्बे अर्से तक बी.बी.सी. रेडियो में काम करने के पश्चात आजकल वे कथा यू….

A highly inspirational speech by Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, Nirmala Convent School, Vijay Rana, NRIfm.com, NRIFM, Bulandshahr, Vijay Rana

                          President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam addressing the students of Nirmala Convent School, Bulandshahr, December, 2012 on the 50th anniversary of the school.

Gandhi today in global context; आज के विश्व सन्दर्भ में गाँधी

Vijay Rana Mahatma Gandhi

Vijay Rana, the editor of NRIfm.com, argues in this lecture that  Gandhi has been  the central figure in the thoughts and ideas of leaders like Dr Martin Luther King,  Nelson Mandela, Dalai Lama and Aung San Suu Kyi, leaders whose politics has always been possessed by morality and idealism.. He also cites examples…