Cart. Horse.

It’s beyond sad that a man had to carry his wife’s body for 10 kilometers for want of an ambulance (and the means to pay for one) It’s beyond pathetic …

An Unruly Child

A lot of nations won – or were handed – their independence in the years immediately following the Second World War. The imperial powers were, irrespective of the side they …

Death of an Unknown Indian

A young man was killed on Thursday when he was rammed by a freight rickshaw in west Delhi’s Subhash Nagar area. But his death wasn’t immediate; passersby passed by, and one even stole his mobile. And he died there, and it could have been you or I.

A Gnat in Heat

For the last two days, I’ve been patting myself on my back. The site’s back up, is functional and I even managed to put together a couple of posts. Not …

The Killing of Jason Bourne

I owe a lot of my interest in novels – especially thrillers – to the original Bourne trilogy by Robert Ludlum. The characterisation, the evolution of events, the plotting and …

The Bali Circuit

When we first told people we were going to Bali for ten days, their reactions were mostly on the lines of, “What will you do for ten days???” Even the …