Monthly Archives: April 2012

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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Life can be a Bitch!

I had vowed never to go near a hospital for health check-ups, other than the casual drop-in at the family doctor’s clinic during an attack of viral fever, or to nurse an injury sustained in the normal course of my … Continue reading

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