15th August 1947 is not just India’s Independence day. It is also the day my grandparents, with millions of other refugees, moved to India from East Pakistan. Continue reading Partition, 1947: My most brutal tryst with history
Dear RK ji, Today is your 94th birthday. And I am happy that you aren’t here to celebrate it. I am happy you didn’t live long enough to see the start of the new administration, priding itself on its agenda … Continue reading Dear RK Laxman Ji, I Am Happy You Aren’t Alive To Celebrate Your Birthday Today
Today morning has been a shocker for many. The Conservative Party has magically managed to win a majority in the UK Parliament, shocking think-tanks and other mere Muggles, who had predicted a hung Parliament. Up north, the Scottish National Party … Continue reading The UK Game of Thrones- Who played, who won and what will happen now
Censorship in India is a cause for anyone with a creative bent of mind, who has the capability to believe that they can judge. Anything even mildly offensive to anyone, if released into the public domain faces the brunt of … Continue reading India’s culture of censorship.