Hi Friends Happy Dussehra!! However you must have observed it is going to be a black Dussehra for some families in Mumbai. Apart from receiving forwards on WhatsApp about the tragedy, today morning onwards I received a barrage of forwards of how the current Modi government is better than the years of corrupted rule by … Continue reading Black Dussehra!
Though being a history buff, I had no clue of the Armenian genocide by the Ottoman Turkish Empire. But this movie compelled me to read some material on the same, and perhaps will do so for sometime. Terry George, director of Hotel Rwanda, has delivered a fantastic semi-fictional tale of Love, Friendship, Patriotism woven around … Continue reading The PROMISE – 2016
James Gray's 2016 release turned out to be a pleasant surprise. This is not a adventure movie, but a movie of youth's unrealized aspirations, which at a later age turn into obsession with the desire to achieve the same as fast as possible. Along with achieving the same, there are dual responsibilities of managing a … Continue reading The Lost City of Z
Do not understand why Tubelight is being panned by one and sundry... In fact I dreaded that hope it's not another Bodyguard, Ready kinda film, where Salman the star takes over each and every department.. and surprisingly it was different, at least Salman made an effort. It's definitely painful to watch him put such ernest … Continue reading Tubelight – A cinegoer’s review
Infosys 50% hike to top execs As a child one of my favorite stories and still is, Hans Christian Andersen's "The Emperor's New Clothes". A vain emperor, who obsesses about fine clothes and jewellery, is told by a few con-men that they would prepare for him clothes, that would be visible to only the intelligent, … Continue reading Indian IT – Emperor with new clothes !
#PareshRawal's tweet has created a furore on twitter. #Kashmir is story written in blood, unfortunately it has been the blood of the common kashmiri, whether a muslim or a pandit. It's so called leaders, both within the state and outside of it are oblivious to the pain and the helplessness of such kashmiris. Article 370 … Continue reading The alienation of Kashmir
My son cleared his JEE Mains. He is disappointed. Achieved a rank of 30000 out of lakhs of students . But I was over the moon, not because he cleared the JEE Mains but because I being a parent had a first hand experience of watching his preparation for the exams. I have had a … Continue reading Education and Parenting..