Meeting Astronaut Rakesh Sharma

Some chance meetings are so special …. today happens to be the 36th anniversary of (then) Sqn Ldr Rakesh Sharma becoming the first and so far the only Indian to have journeyed to space. After the space odyssey he came back and went around meeting students, to motivate and inspire them. As part of that … Read more Meeting Astronaut Rakesh Sharma

Flight …. To truth

In 2012, a movie was released with a fascinating story – a pilot manages to land a malfunctioning plane with just four casualties. While people praise his skill an investigation stumbles upon the fact that the “hero” pilot was actually a drunkard and a cocaine addict. He managed to land the plane with just four … Read more Flight …. To truth

End surrogacy of leadership

The not-so-young twit hoping to be the PM doesn’t have time to canvass in his constituency so the not-so-young sister is canvassing on his behalf … The question that begs itself to be asked is – will she also govern on his behalf ? Look around us – nearly everything seems to be rented. The … Read more End surrogacy of leadership

Thalaivaa… Happy birthday

Am an unabashed Rajinikanth fan and have been for the longest time. Infact for a long time, in our team meetings, I would check with my Chennai colleagues if he was doing well and news about him, much to Raghavan’s irritation. Anyone who is more than an acquaintance of mine, knows you can’t say anything … Read more Thalaivaa… Happy birthday