the political establishes its credo well so does the economic and the cultural reprehensible personalities ruling and set to rule going Greek and not Dutch and a new film star each day is the social set for a revamp? one would never know atleast the religious says so!
10:15 p.m. Inner Ring Road aka Mahatma Gandhi Marg in Delhi. The stretch of this road from Rajghat to the Maharana Pratap Interstate Bus Terminus. The broad, impressive expanse of this road is interrupted by the narrow divider where Alistonia has just begun to welcome the autumn with its fragrant flowers. Lie untroubled and asleep… Read More Sleepy Men
(For the fourth post in this series, for which I have interviewed people I am close to, I emailed Vishwanath Ji a set of questions. His responses have been reproduced here. I hope that you would like the idea and enjoy the conversation. The series is to be continued with other friends as and when… Read More Showcasing My Friends-4
The newly formed Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh holds new promises for the people of the country’s politically most significant state. In Akhilesh Yadav, the state has its youngest Chief Minister who so far has appeared promising. Mulayam Singh Yadav, the grand old man from Indian politics was successful in installing his son on… Read More Missed Opportunity
The Jaipur Literature Festival goes on unabated. Neither necessary or unnecessary hullabaloo over the visit of Salman Rushdie the renowned writer and winner of many of awards and honours bestowed to the best in the literary world, to the festival has catapulted the festival to the status of a hot news item for the last… Read More Satanic Verses
(For the second post in this series, for which I have been interviewing people I am close to, I emailed Lokesh a set of questions. His responses have been reproduced here. I hope that you would like the idea and enjoy the conversation. The series is to be continued with other friends as and when… Read More Showcasing My Friends-2
You paint all those sights which are worthy of being called a feast for the senses of a thrill deprived joy gatherer. Center staged and firmly seated on the throne of the universe, you rule all romance and reason. The whites, the blues, the greens and the blacks connive and plot and fume and never… Read More Red