Monthly Archives: August 2007

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August 2007

India’s best kept secret

By | 2007-08-31T07:11:03+00:00 August 31st, 2007|talkies|

Forbes leaks India's best kept secret in its 100 most powerful women list (whatever that means).  C'mon Forbes, there is a way of saying things. We know. But you could [...]

National Highway II

By | 2007-08-26T03:20:00+00:00 August 26th, 2007|Hmm|

"...a bit player in someone Else's nightmare"- Stephen King, InsomniaCityscape and slums, dangerous traffic and trafficking, the national highway cuts into the narrow city streets. Every highway is a tributary [...]

My country is a house of wine

By | 2007-08-14T06:36:54+00:00 August 13th, 2007|India|

There is a Himalayan press Where wine is oozing from the snow; Deep rivers serve as Saki-girls; With wave-trough cups abrim they flow; Their banks are hands with which they [...]

Chora veena mannil…

By | 2012-12-13T01:56:10+00:00 August 9th, 2007|Hmm|

Anil Pachoooran's poem from Arabikatha. Anil is the lyricist and the singer. Couldn't resist posting since I've been searching for some time :) (Thanks Whoever for the malayalam version) ചോര [...]

the Big Retail dilemma

By | 2008-02-08T03:54:44+00:00 August 1st, 2007|India|

He is a happy man. My friend’s wife is pregnant. But the other day, he was cribbing about shortage of apples in Kochi. He says the big red ones, the [...]