Few days ago, a news-story on one of the premier English news channel caught my eye. The fact that I’m writing about it, does imply that there was something that I do not agree on ! :) - not that they care, but it has kind of become my favourite whipping horse.
Maybe I should start that Media-Watch blog !
Coming to the point here. The news item that got about 5 minutes of air-time in the news and several re-runs was about an Indian born, US emigrated Gujarati girl getting into the US Army. The news-story was title, the “first Indian Girl in the
I found the same with both Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams. They are not Indian citizens. They have nothing to do with
There are lots more of
Those are the real “First-Indians”, literally and figuratively speaking.