via The Hindu:
No doubt all noble causes worthy of lending a voice. In other news, owing to severe shortage of generation capacity, Mumbai will be facing electric power cuts of up to 20% this summer. The fact that the nuclear deal will greatly help to reduce this gap won't matter to these folks with skewed priorities in life. Now, over to the communist bastion Kolkata:
He wondered whether the clinching of the nuclear accord was a U.S. attempt to use India and other countries in Asia as strategic partners against China in Washington's campaign against communism."We (the Left parties) will not allow this to happen... this is part of an imperialist design to isolate China."
The Leftist parties whom we dubbed as Chinese Puppets in India are unabashedly rooting for their masters. Isolate China eh? It is China which is lobbying hard among other NSG countries to scuttle the deal and isolate India. They time and again prove where their real loyalty lies.
Via the Associated Press:
While most Indians look favorably upon the United States, and though the protests have not been as large as expected, anti-Bush demonstrations have been held in various Indian cities by communists and Muslim groups during his visit.
Idiots. The entire thing could have been considered an acceptable nuisance as part of democratic rights guaranteed by the Constitution of India had there not been loss of life or property. In the long run, such barbaric acts does not augur good for the well-being of the Indian democracy itself. Previous idiocy here and here.