Monthly Archives: September 2007

Crazy for Cricket

Last night’s India-Australia ODI at Bangalore was washed out, but what cannot be easily washed away is India’s zeal for the game of cricket. Defeats may lower the spirits, but another high is just a victory away. Now again it … Continue reading

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Tehelka reincarnated: A review

It was the dawn of the new millennium, and a website added another word (though presently much maligned) to the Indian public’s vocabulary, sting operation. Then came (though not entirely unexpected) the witch hunt. Tehelka managed to put the pieces … Continue reading

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Yoohoo!

Watta match! It did live up to the tag of an Indo-Pak encounter. And India winning it made it even better. It was a thriller with all the twists and turns. And at last when the ball went sky high, … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Get Bigger than This

India versus Pakistan. World Cup Finals. What more can you ask for? Well, India to win in that encounter. Prior to the ongoing Twenty20 World Cup at South Africa, I (and also millions of others like me) hadn’t watched a … Continue reading

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Indian Idol 3 – A City Turns Loony

The assembly elections in the state are quite a few months away, but from the look of the narrow and winding roads of Shillong it seems that canvassing is on in full swing. And all the parties are rooting for … Continue reading

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Taking a Break

The news is that I have quit my present job (don’t say not again!) and am taking (a well deserved) break at home in Shillong. The national news media didn’t inform me, but this part of the country is displeased … Continue reading

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Caught in a Time Warp?

Pehle tha Rock n RollPhir aaya TwistPhir aaya DiscoAb Break Dance, Break Dance… (First there was Rock n RollThen came TwistThen came DiscoNow Break Dance, Break Dance…) To share/embed this video click hereDownload video [00:01:20 FLV 1.83 MB] Now try … Continue reading

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