October 29, 2015

The world around us, with malice to none!

The world around us, with malice to none! I could not wait until I reached India back. Neither the enchanting Versailles Palace nor the imposing steels […]
October 12, 2015

The battered Academy!

Nayantara Sahgal’s renouncing her Sahitya Academy award in protest against the Academy’s silence over the murder of writer and rationalist MM. Kalburgi, has had a snowballing […]
October 12, 2015

Beef eaters of Kandi ( A short fiction)

Village Kandi The village was nondescript and all communities lived in reasonable harmony. Muslims participated in Diwali celebrations and the Hindus visited their Muslim neighbours and […]
September 2, 2015

Just another day!

Today was a trade union called bandh across India, supported in West Bengal by the Left parties and the Congress, opposed by BJP and TMC playing […]
August 29, 2015

Migrant refugees!

Every other day one reads about global warming, changing ocean currents causing El-Nino effects, melting of polar ice, rising sea levels, dry spells in few regions, […]
May 14, 2015

Gutter journalism!

A leading national English daily, Times of India, blared in the web a few minutes ago, “Mamata to wed Narendra Modi.” It exposes the new gutter […]
July 26, 2014

All in the name of the Almighty!

I did not for once wince, nor complain, For, I was born in a feudal society, Where I was not to go to the school, I […]
July 26, 2014

Bloody world

I was born to lead by the front, I was born to carry the cocked gun, I was born to fight the holy war, I was […]
July 25, 2014

Will you stand up too?

Morals in Indian politics, which in the early days, have witnessed greats like Lal Bahadur Shastri, who lived in rented house even as he served as […]