April 27, 2018

The China diaries 2

The umbrella stories! I had switch station, and the rains were lashing out with no mercy. The rains witnessed a sudden emergence of tradespeople with varieties […]
April 7, 2018

Will Rosogollas work?

Last week I posted on the efforts of Mamata Banerjee, the CM of Bengal, in galvanizing the support for the formation of a ‘Federal front,’ to […]
April 4, 2018

The night raider, I.

This time it was the turn of Vistara, an airline in which I hold a frequent flier status and chose to take a flight the other […]
April 2, 2018

The deep divide!

I was born in Calcutta and grew up without the demonic interference of caste influence in the society. Bengal has been unbiased, open and warm to […]
March 31, 2018


Religious festivals in India always had a special flavour, everyone partaking in all joyous occasions. Durga pujas, Ganesh festivals, Navrathri or Deepavali, the festivals for Hindus, […]
March 30, 2018

Mamata on right tracks!

Close on the heels of her meet with Chandra Sekhara Rao, the CM of Telangana, who paid a visit on her to announce the likelihood of […]
March 17, 2018

Why Mamata as PM?

15 hours ago, I posted on my Facebook wall thus: Quote: “If elections were to be held soon, Mamata Banerjee stands out with best chance to […]
March 15, 2018

The US Circus!

I was under the impression that a good organization has great leaders and achievers chose and work with a dedicated and a formidable team to achieve […]
March 14, 2018

Lessons from the by polls!

Chinks are appearing on the invincible wall of the fortress called NDA, which unless checked by the BJP, could grow in the coming months. If the […]