By George – All for a few dried figs !

Yesterday we took the not-so-correct decision of going to George Town … all because the last time we went there with Nachi and Kousalya, we found the dried fruits (raisins, figs etc) and cashewnuts that we got here ended up being cheaper and of better quality than what we found in my beloved Delhi :). An … Read more

#ChennaiFloods – Nandri Nandri Nandri 

I wish we could find the man who was pasting the posters yesterday near Mogappair, thanking the “revolutionary” leader for helping the flood victims … He represented all that is wrong with our world today. You thank the very person who wrought havoc in so many lives indirectly by running a state like her personal … Read more

#ChennaiFloods – Coordination is the need of the hour

2.10 pm At Jamin Pallavaram.  Krishnan, my uncle and I went out at about 8 am to help with the local relief efforts. The apartment complex where my aunt stays have organised cooked meals and have been reaching it to families stranded in the Anakaputhur area for the past four days. I helped with cutting … Read more

Celebrate our second Independence Day

On May 16, 1996 – Atal Bihari Vajpayee took oath as the 10th Prime Minister of India and just for 13 days … Again in 1998, BJP couldn’t prove it’s majority courtesy Jayalalitha and lost the vote of confidence by one vote. Ofcourse Mr. Vajpayee led a successful NDA government from 1999 to 2004. Today, … Read more