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Pierce Brosan Pan Bahar Die Another Day - Img courtesy AIB

My name is Bombed.

For all those defending the Pierce Brosnan – Pan Bahar campaign by pointing out the…

Digital Heroin - Getty Images. via New York Post

Digital Heroin Anyone?

I just read this scary article on the effect of gadgets and gaming on children. My…

I was very impressed by the kids at the David Guetta Concert in Delhi

Cheers to our ‘Kids’ !

Last night I attended a David Guetta concert with my teenage daughter and a few of her friends. No, I wasn’t chaperoning. I was there for David and my love for EDM. But that’s not the point…

Helping our kids cheat?!

Helping Our Children Cheat

A couple of months ago, I was witness to a bunch of parents helping their children cheat in an exam. Yep, you heard me right. They stood at the venue and shouted verbal…

Gurgaon Toll toll

NCR Residents Protest!

As the much criticised and even more choked-up Delhi Gurgaon Toll Plaza on NH8 was removed earlier this week, people of the NCR honked in protest, saying…

The Politics of Economics

Politics of Economics

Are economic policies and promises really based on inclusive, intelligent thinking – or is it driven by popular sentiment and political ambition?

What Passport Seva Is This?

The Great Indian Trust Deficit

The Trust Deficit in India runs deep down to the basic reality, that not only do various government departments not trust KYC cleared documents issued by private corporate entities, it does not acknowledge any of its own!

Post Midnight Musings

Post Midnight Musings

No laptop, no iPad, no Blackberry, no internet. No Facebook, no Twitter, no Instagram.
No coins to collect, no campaigns to level-up, no high-score to beat. No children to be with, no wife to…

habemus papam and lessons from it

Holy Smoke Signals!

Last night I watched the chimney of the Sistine Chapel from the moment I heard that white smoke was billowing from it, and I went on waiting into the night, for the revelation of the new Pope and…

Family Ties, a short story by Mehernosh Shapoorjee

Family Ties – A Short Story

I was born in a not-so-well-to-do family. The eldest and only male among five siblings. One of my sisters died within a week of being born. And the rest of us grew up in real tough times..

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