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 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 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 […]
March 10, 2018

Statues and more!

it’s statues, statues all the way, shaking them, breaking them and soon thereafter as atonement of the sins, pouring milk and purifying them. A part of […]
March 3, 2018

RIP Old Kenilworth

For nearly forty years, I have had the pleasure of taking my foreign friends to various parts of the country, showing them around the richness of […]
March 3, 2018

Doves Vs Hawks

Tectonic shift is seen in the minds of the minorities, who seem to shun the hardliners like Asaduddin Owaisi the thudering Indian politician and the President […]