Plastic isn’t The Problem, People Are!

Since this is my first post on The Opinion, I decided to give the half a dozen people who accidentally clicked this, an idea about how I and my article operate, before saying something morally, socially, and/or politically incorrect in your humble opinion. What I...

A Waste of talent and opportunity – Maybe Shobhaa De was right about the Olympics

Jackie Collins (1937-2015) was an author popularly known as the “queen of trash literature”. After initially acting in British B-movies, she went on to write thirty-two novels about sex, infidelity and gold digging socialite adulteresses who usually fell for gangsters. Her writings were called “nasty, filthy...

Happy Dependance Day

I know this post is a bit late. But still an Opinion is an Opinion whatsoever. 70 years. In these 70 years, India has seen rise and fall, war and peace, victory and failure, humiliation and honour, equality and suppression. The country has grown with...

Understanding our existence

NASA had predicted the Perseid Meteor showers on Aug 11th and 12th. The annual event in August is due to a comet “Swift Tuttle” which flew around the Sun in 1992. Although the next trip around the Sun is only in 2126, the remnants of...

Choice Machine

We generally meet up for smokes, after coming back home for vacations. Our first meet would be on a local hill overseeing the city, among birds, cigarette butts and dogs. I would not get scared of them as I had Vishnu beside, though he is...

What is Wrong With Us

A few days back, I was talking to a friend of mine. She was in quest of a place to stay, near her office. She: My friends and I are looking for a house around this area. Would you help us in finding one ? Me:...

How Technology Has Changed Over Time?

‘Mom…! Hurry up, dad is online.’ It was a typical morning for the Dunst household. Mr Dunst is a war soldier and his family is in Oregon. Well, isn’t it fascinating just to realise that despite of being miles apart, you can talk to anyone...

People’s Opinion on Terrorism

Merin is a school teacher who worked in a school for disadvantaged in a state in southern India. A soft-hearted woman of not so bold characteristics. One of her close associates happens to be a potential recruiter for terrorist outfits particularly the ISIS. Radicalization happens....

Library and Caffeine

Sherlock Holmes walked into the library. He had heard it was a nice place to hangout. A friend of his recently told him that it was a place for intellectuals. Sherlock knew he had to go. ‘Finally a place, when there is no case’. He...