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What’s the Fuss about?

Such a lot of shit is floating around this Presidential Election business. The dignity that surrounds the position of the Head of the State has been hit for a six, further that even Chris Gayle can’t imagine.. True, the names … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Your Excellency…

It’s goodbye to you, Your Excellency, President Pratibha Patil, as your term nears its end. Not that my heart feels sorry to see you go. In fact, the country will be quite relieved. When I look back at former Presidents … Continue reading

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Life’s what you make of it!

Jails in India as filling up fast. It’s amazing to see so many politicians trooping in out of jails as people do going in and coming out after seeing the Taj Mahal. Except that in this case there is a … Continue reading

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Stand up and Salute…

On this unproductive ‘Bharat Bandh’ day, while our countrymen are busy burning buses, scooters and making a nuisance on the streets in general, let those of us who have a sense of appreciation and patriotism stand up and salute Vishwanathan … Continue reading

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Who Cares?

Isn’t it a pity that our glorious country with thousands of years of heritage is riddled with scams? And now, all that hoo-ha we made of it being a super economic power is slipping down the drain? Ask yourself this … Continue reading

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Bofors Booms Again…

In 2001, I had the opportunity to personally inteview Chitra Subramaniam at her uncle’s home in Koramangala, a Club Member friend of mine. Chitra broke the Bofors Scandal way back then and she’s in the new again, pulling out more … Continue reading

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Marry, Marry; Not from CPM but…

Ah! This is too much. A Minister from West Bengal’s ruling party, Trinamool Congress (TMC) has asked party workers to ‘say No to any sort of relationship with the Communist Party Marxist (CPM). No marriage, no relationship, no girlfriends/boyfriends, no … Continue reading

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In Saudi Arabia? One Swish of the Sword

This fellow Umar Farooq bludgeoned his 3-month old daughter to death and he’s still alive. Waiting for, I presume, “the law to take its own course”, whatever that means. And what if he escapes? We know how reputed our prisons … Continue reading

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Junk …Food or Report?

The Centre for Science & Environment (CSE) is once again gunning for multinationals such as PepsiCo, KFC, McDonald’s, Maggi and Indian company, Haldirams, accusing them of misleading the public through wrong and insufficient information in the labeling. The contention is … Continue reading

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IPL Opening Ceremony

I watched it, not ‘live’, but the repeat telecast. It was S.H.I.T. The Indian Cricket Board (BCCI), the Event Management Company should be instantly tried for treason. And if found guilty, they ought to locked up in prison for the … Continue reading

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