Mitigating Miserable Mondays

Let’s face it – Mondays should be banned. The Islamic Nations have already done it. Well, not exactly ban the day per se as much as shift their Mondays to …

Tackling Tricky Tuesdays

Tuesdays are tricky. You don’t have Monday’s rush, and the rest of the week appears to stretch out in front of you languidly. I’ve got time, you think to yourself, …

The Case for the Vanishing Notes

No one anticipated yesterday’s announcement, even though the war on counterfeit currency had been on the BJP’s election manifesto in 2014. While I can’t help feel that the news about …

Pawprints!

I first saw her in the girls’ waiting room at Christ Nagar English High School in 1994. July, I think it was, and it was my cousin who told me …

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 …