Prime ministers changing every few months when I was in Class I (B)
The gulf war
Mother Teresa came to school
The IT boom begins
Hundreds and thousands of engineering colleges mushrooming
The dot coms
Pokhran – Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, Jai Vigyaan
The software lifestyle
Communists getting a voice
Everyone getting a voice
Afghanistan and Iraq
Geneva and the quest for the truth
Off the top of my head, I can remember so many things that so many students of political science, sociology, science and economics must be looking at as fascinating topics for their thesis.
Are these really revolutionary times? I wonder if it’s every generation that thinks this or just ours. Is this one of those decades that will remain etched in the minds of people forever. Or is the world always changing?