Category Archives: Serious stuff

New Years

I am not the type of person who cares for events – things like religious festivals celebrating long lost, outmoded traditions and rituals, capitalist mercenary nonsense like Hallmark holidays or even personal milestones like birthdays and anniversaries. To me, these are all artificial … Continue reading

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Freedom … yeah, right!

So Lelyveld said Gandhi was bisexual. So what? We ask the book be banned? Gujarat has already done it and Maharashtra is contemplating the same. First most basic question. What is the big deal about being bisexual? It’s a personal … Continue reading

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If Ram existed, he’d be super pissed about this!

Check this out These people are nothing but petty thieves, wannabe dons and desperate-for-attention-housewives-who-haven’t-scored-in ages. Give them what they deserve. Point and laugh!

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Really sad scene

Just this morning, I got this link via twitter. It is a link to an article on the Financial Express where Baba Ramdev says that India should ban Rs500 and Rs1000 notes so that we can reduce corruption. This article … Continue reading

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This happens only in India ….NOT

The Ukrainian parliament, a few days ago, erupted in fighting and violence and shoe throwing* over the Russian fleet deal.Yes that’s right things were thrown around most notable eggs (!) , smoke bombs and punches. Check out this video on … Continue reading

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Bad, bad media

I have already written about how the Indian media tends to go overboard several times with useless stories. This time it’s gone to the extent that I have to actually bring my lazy self to blog about it. All I’ve … Continue reading

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Audacious Austerity

Much has been written about the recent austerity drive undertaken by the Congress government and the subsequent effects of this on their members (most notably Shashi Tharoor and the positively ludicrous ‘cattle-class’ episode). The Times of India recently carried an … Continue reading

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Some random thoughts after the attack

-I totally agree with the decision to set up a new organisation to handle terror attacks in India. But since our leaders are bound to politicise the issue , the handling of this new body should be totally independent of … Continue reading

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and btw…

India Inc is set to lose Rs50,000 /- crore because of this attack not to mention huge losses in terms of Human capital (some of the people who dies were after all some of the most successful people in India). … Continue reading

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Yet another tragedy

After the horrific terror attack on Bombay and the 195 deaths it caused , we have another tragedy. Barely have the funeral pyres of the heroes of Bombay stopped burning that our politicians have begun pointing fingers at each other. … Continue reading

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