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:...