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Mitali Saran: Patriotism for dummies

Standing or sitting or doing handstands in the aisles has nothing to do with how you feel about your country

Mitali Saran 

Mitali Saran These days there are so many reasons to hold one’s breath and count to 10 that if we did it every time, we’d all get hypoxic and faint dead away. On the upside, that would save us from having to read things such as the interim order just passed by the Supreme Court regarding the national anthem. To recap, briefly, Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Amitava Roy issued an order making it compulsory for cinemas to close doors and play the national anthem before every movie screening across India, and obliging audiences to stand for the duration. They said this will inculcate ...

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Standing or sitting or doing handstands in the aisles has nothing to do with how you feel about your country

Standing or sitting or doing handstands in the aisles has nothing to do with how you feel about your country These days there are so many reasons to hold one’s breath and count to 10 that if we did it every time, we’d all get hypoxic and faint dead away. On the upside, that would save us from having to read things such as the interim order just passed by the Supreme Court regarding the national anthem. To recap, briefly, Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Amitava Roy issued an order making it compulsory for cinemas to close doors and play the national anthem before every movie screening across India, and obliging audiences to stand for the duration. They said this will inculcate ... image
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Mitali Saran: Patriotism for dummies

Standing or sitting or doing handstands in the aisles has nothing to do with how you feel about your country

These days there are so many reasons to hold one’s breath and count to 10 that if we did it every time, we’d all get hypoxic and faint dead away. On the upside, that would save us from having to read things such as the interim order just passed by the Supreme Court regarding the national anthem. To recap, briefly, Justice Dipak Misra and Justice Amitava Roy issued an order making it compulsory for cinemas to close doors and play the national anthem before every movie screening across India, and obliging audiences to stand for the duration. They said this will inculcate ...

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